Aug 3, 2010
Aon Benfield, the world’s premier reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor, today releases the latest edition of its Monthly Cat Recap report, which provides an analysis of worldwide catastrophic events in July.
Published by the company’s Impact Forecasting team, who evaluate global perils for the re/insurance industry, the report highlights that the month witnessed some of the worst flood events in history, with
Steve Jakubowski, President of Impact Forecasting, said: “The flooding across
Meanwhile, during July a severe heatwave hit
The heat sparked wildfires over many of
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Impact Forecasting is a catastrophe model development center of excellence within Aon Benfield whose seismologists, meteorologists, hydrologists, engineers, mathematicians, GIS experts, finance, risk management and insurance professionals analyze the financial implications of natural and man-made catastrophes around the world. Impact Forecasting’s experts develop software tools and models that help clients understand underlying risks from hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, floods, wildfires and terrorist attacks on property, casualty and crop insurers and reinsurers. Impact Forecasting is the only catastrophe model development firm integrated into a reinsurance intermediary. Learn more at www.impactforecasting.com.
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