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Cyber cat bond a welcome tool for balance-sheet protection: Miller, DAC Beachcroft

March 10, 2023

The recently launched cyber catastrophe bond from specialist insurer and reinsurer, Beazley, is a welcome innovation and an important addition to insurer’s “armoury against systemic risk,” according to Julian Miller, a London-based Partner at law firm DAC Beachcroft.

In early January, London headquartered Beazley announced the launch of the market’s first cyber cat bond; a $45 million transaction which provides the firm with indemnity reinsurance protection against all perils in excess of a $300 million cyber catastrophe event.

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