3/18/2013

Catastrophe-bond transactions should continue to be diverse in the perils and regions they cover this year, and investor demand is expected to remain high, writes Gary Kerney of Verisk Analytics' Property Claim Services. The bonds would benefit from a further decrease in frictional costs, Kerney adds. "Despite the prevailing structural constraints, the catastrophe bond market should continue to grow -- the only question appears to be the degree," he writes.

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