New Zealand EQC targeting US$155m cat bond offering in SingaporeApril 20 2023 by Mithun Varkey
New Zealand EQC completes US$135m cat bond offering
- June 1
The Singapore-domiciled ILS helps the earthquake commission raise its reinsurance tower to a record US$5bn.
Singapore extends ILS grant scheme till 2025
- April 21
The Monetary Authority of Singapore's US$11.25m grant will subsidise the cost of issuing catastrophe bonds and the expanded suite of securities that focus on Asia risks.
World Bank cat bond listing boosts Hong Kong’s ILS ambitions
- March 29
As a risk management hub, the city is looking to attract talent, diversify business and develop an ecosystem, says HKIA's Clement Cheung.
World Bank’s largest cat bond to list on Hong Kong bourse
- March 27
The US$630m bonds-swaps combo, which provides earthquake coverage to the government of Chile, will start trading on the city exchange on March 28.
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