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Purpose matters

At Entropics, the most important metric for responsible investment is the ultimate purpose of the insurance contract covered by a cat bond. It is an overlooked metric when studying responsible insurance operations.
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How do cat bonds work?

Entropics Asset Management – Cat bond investments

Cat Bonds are securities that transfer insurance risks from an insurer to the financial markets. This provides for insurance coverage for people and enterprises facing catastrophe risk. To investors, Cat Bonds offer an asset class with low correlation and historically good risk adjusted returns.

Fund Rate Since start One week One year Report
SEF Entropics Cat Bond (Class A) 102.85 +2.85% +0.08% +2.49% Latest report
SEF Entropics Cat Bond Fund Class I (institutional investors) 100.09 +0.09% +0.08% Latest report

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Risk Information:
Fund investments entail risk. The value of investments in funds can increase as well as decrease and investors can loose all or some of the investment. Historical return is not a guarantee of future returns.

Purpose matters

2017-05-02

At Entropics, the most important metric for responsible investment is the ultimate purpose of the insurance contract covered by a cat bond. It is an overlooked metric when studying responsible insurance operations. Read more

Henrik Sjöholm
Henrik Sjöholm
Director of Communications and Responsible Investment

How can we provide for improved insurance protection in developing economies? Parametric cat bonds and index based insurance offer possibilities. Sometimes critics argue that this entails a lack of correlation between damages and payments. But is this necessarily a disadvantage? Read more

Henrik Sjöholm
Henrik Sjöholm
Director of Communications and Responsible Investment
A reference portfolio would, in 2007-2016, have had higher return and lower volatility if it had been completed with cat bonds

A traditional investment portfolio complemented with cat bonds would be expected to deliver more stable returns. Looking at the past ten years, a traditional portfolio, allocated to Swedish and foreign equity and bonds, would have delivered higher returns and a lower volatility with a cat bond allocation. Read more

Agne Burauskaite-Harju
Agne Burauskaite-Harju
Underwriter

One of the largest advantages of cat bonds is that they are fundamentally uncorrelated to other asset classes. A financial crisis does not trigger earthquakes. A deeper analysis also shows that large natural events do not affect broader markets, though they naturally have a large local impact. Read more

Meryem Savas
Meryem Savas
Underwriter

The 2016 hurricane season was the most active since 2012, with one of the costliest and deadliest hurricanes in several years. However, no cat bonds triggered following a hurricane during the season. Read more

Martin Hedberg
Martin Hedberg
Chief Meteorologist
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