Artemis describes iteself as “the Alternative Risk Transfer Portal.” It contains a directory describing numerous alternative risk transfer financing transactions, and provides visitors with an oportunity to subscribe to a news feed of alternative risk transfer deals.
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Insurance Journal provides daily news in the insurance and reinsurance industries.
The NAIC has begun to consider a proposal to scrap the “full collateral” requirement imposed upon non-US reinsurers. See the article about the recent NAIC meeting
Swiss Reinsurance Co. has completed its acquisition of the property/casualty operations of GE Insurance Solutions in a deal that creates the world's largest reinsurer. The announced purchase price was $7.4 billion. (See the June 12, 2006 news release in the investor relations/news release section of Swiss Re's Internet site for details)
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