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Catastrophe bond hard market continued to weaken in Q2: Lane Financial

July 6, 2021

The hard market in catastrophe bonds and insurance-linked securities (ILS) continued to weaken through the second-quarter of 2021, leading consultancy Lane Financial LLC to warn that pricing may return to neutral through to the end of the year.

Lane Financial’s analysis of catastrophe bond and insurance-linked security (ILS) pricing data shows that there is a continued weakening of the once hard market.

The company warned a quarter ago that softening had begun and the hard market could be coming to an end.

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