Cat Bond Investments of European Insurance Companies


Although catastrophe bonds are continuing to gain importance in today's risk transfer and capital markets, little is known about the decision-making processes that drive the demand for this aspiring asset class. In this project, we focus on one segment of the investing community. Our main research goal is to identify major determinants of the cat bond investment decision of insurance and reinsurance companies.

Additional Informationsunspecified
Commencement Date15 October 2011
Contributors Braun, Alexander (Project Manager); Schmeiser, Hato (Project Manager) & Müller, Katja (Project Worker)
Datestamp 16 Sep 2022 10:57
Completion Date 15 April 2012
Keywords Insurance-Linked Securities, Cat Bonds, Asset Management
Methods Survey/Interviews, Exploratory Factor Analysis, Logistic Regression
Funders other
Partners Swiss Re
Id 207323
Project Range Institute/School
Project Status completed
Subjects business studies
Topics Insurance-Linked Securities, Cat Bonds, Asset Management
Project Type applied research project
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