In a fast changing world, we believe it’s essential for us to take a proactive posture, considering the impact of economic, social, technological and environmental and changes on the business of risk.

The insights we share here through articles, technical reports and apps are designed to help our clients stay abreast of these changes, foresee the likely impact on their businesses, and, by using change to their advantage, stay in the forefront of innovation.

Recent Articles

  • Next Steps in Healthcare Reform

    April 27, 2017

    Republicans’ long-discussed plans to replace the Affordable Care Act with significant reforms stalled on March 24, 2017 when the American Health Care Act of 2017 (AHCA) was withdrawn from consideration. While the AHCA’s withdrawal leaves the Affordable Care Act (ACA)...

  • Market Stabilization Rule Update

    April 27, 2017

    I. Summary On April 13, 2017, the Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) released a final rule to help stabilize the individual and small group markets. This rule amends standards relating to special enrollment periods, guaranteed availability, and the...

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Recent Technical Reports

  • Alternative Capital: The Next Evolution

    December 3, 2015

    In recent years, alternative reinsurance capital has become more issuer-friendly with a series of innovations that have reduced costs, broadened coverage and introduced more efficient and flexible products. Niraj Patel, ILS Portfolio Manager, sets out the ways in which alternative...

  • The Drivers of Catastrophe Bond Pricing

    October 28, 2015

    Catastrophe bonds provide a means for investors to achieve returns that are uncorrelated with the broader financial markets. Niraj Patel, ILS Portfolio Manager, PartnerRe, explains how portfolio managers can make more informed decisions around capital allocation by understanding the attributes...

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The PartnerResearch App provides access to expertly compiled hazard footprints of historical tropical cyclone and European windstorm events. This free App is a go-to reference for comparing historical footprints with exposures in property insurance portfolios.


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