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Diversification of cat bond investments are primarily about type of peril and geography. There are, however, a number of other factors that can be considered. Read more.

Meryem Savas
Meryem Savas
Underwriter

Unclear financial responsibility for catastrophic events may be an explanation for inadequate catastrophe preparedness in Swedish municipalities. Read more.

Henrik Sjöholm
Henrik Sjöholm
Director of Communications and Responsible Investment

Lack of standardization is an obstacle to increased use of cat bonds. Ongoing efforts aim att simplyfing issuance and use of cat bonds, not least in developing economies, spearheaded by the World Bank. Read more.

Henrik Sjöholm
Henrik Sjöholm
Director of Communications and Responsible Investment

Typhoon Phanfone is gaining strength and moving further north, eventually affecting Tokyo. The wind speeds of the typhoon has increased somewhat faster than the forecasts indicated earlier this week. Phanfone has a fully developed eye and has convective bands in all quadrants of the circulating clouds. Intensity of the typhoon is 110 knots.   Read more.

Martin Hedberg
Martin Hedberg
Chief Meteorologist

An important, and often overlooked, aspect of cat bonds are the benefits they bring, facilitating increased access to insurance protection against natural catastrophes. Read more.

Henrik Sjöholm
Henrik Sjöholm
Director of Communications and Responsible Investment

Cat bonds - betting against natural catastrophes is a brochure by Entropics introducing cat bonds and the market (in Swedish only) Read more.

Henrik Sjöholm
Henrik Sjöholm
Director of Communications and Responsible Investment

When Entropics launched a while ago, it generated considerable interest, not only in Sweden. One story in a major morning newspaper, together with almost complete coverage in Swedish and international specialized media, is certainly more than could be expected when launching a new fund manager. Read more.

Henrik Sjöholm
Henrik Sjöholm
Director of Communications and Responsible Investment

I’ve met many investors through the years, asking for return that is truly independent of the financial markets. This was the background when I discussed the possibility to found the first Scandinavian cat bond management firm with Gunnar Roos in 2013. Read more.

Robert Lindblom
Robert Lindblom
CEO