As options to issue insurance-linked securities (ILS) and catastrophe bonds expand in Asia, with the introduction of Hong Kong as a regulated ILS platform, attendees at our virtual ILS Asia 2021 conference this morning heard of the support China’s government is offering to the initiative.
Our virtual ILS Asia 2021 conference, held in association with headline sponsor AM RE Syndicate Inc., began today with a keynote interview with Mr. Simon Lam, Executive Director, General Business at the Hong Kong Insurance Authority.
This interview can now be viewed on-demand here.
Hong Kong already has an established insurance and reinsurance market, while its legislative preparations for ILS were completed at the beginning of 2021.
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