Overview

Each year, the SIFMA Insurance- and Risk-Linked Securities (IRLS) Conference brings together thought leaders and subject matter experts for a robust industry discussion on the numerous factors that are reshaping the ILS markets and driving further growth.

Register for IRLS 2020:  Early bird rates end December 20, 2019

On March 1-3, IRLS 2020 will explore:

  • Stalling Storms and Climate Change: How Well Do Models Handle These?
  • The Changing Nature of the Investor Base and Strategies in the IRLS Markets
  • Development in the Domiciles
  • Effectiveness of Mitigation
  • And more!

*Subject to change

Stay tuned for the program announcement coming soon.

Over 350 delegates – representing a diverse range of participants from across the insurance-linked market – will gather to discuss the activity in 2019 and how it affects the outlook for the year ahead.

IRLS 2019: Companies in Attendance

    • Aeolus Capital Management
    • AIR Worldwide
    • AlphaCat Managers
    • A.M. Best
    • Amundi Pioneer Asset Management
    • Aon Securities
    • Apex Insurance Fund Services
    • AXA Investment Managers
    • AXIS Reinsurance Company
    • Bermuda Monetary Authority
    • BlackRock Investment Management
    • BlueMountain Capital Management
    • BNP Paribas
    • California Earthquake Authority
    • Citigroup
    • Citizens Property Insurance Corporation
    • Elementum Advisors
    • Fermat Capital Management
    • Fidelis Insurance Bermuda Limited
    • GC Securities
    • Hannover Re
    • Hiscox ILS
    • HSBC Bank
    • Hudson Structured Capital Management
    • K2 Advisors
    • Kinesis Capital Management
    • Leadenhall Capital Partners
    • LGT ILS Partners
    • Mt. Logan Re
    • Nephila Capital
    • Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan
    • OppenheimerFunds
    • Pillar Capital Management Limited
    • PIMCO
    • RenaissanceRe
    • RMS
    • S&P Global Ratings
    • Schroder Investment Management
    • SCOR Investment Partners
    • Schroder Investment Management
    • Secquaero Advisors
    • Securis Investment Partners
    • Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management
    • SunTrust Bank
    • Swiss Re
    • The World Bank
    • Transatlantic Reinsurance Company
    • USAA
    • Willis Towers Watson
    • And more

Insurance-& Risk-Linked Securities Conference

Date

March 01 - March 03, 2020

Location

Miami, FL

Early Bird Rates – Until 12/20/19

  • Member $1200
  • Non-Member $1400
  • Regulator $495

Overview

Each year, the SIFMA Insurance- and Risk-Linked Securities (IRLS) Conference brings together thought leaders and subject matter experts for a robust industry discussion on the numerous factors that are reshaping the ILS markets and driving further growth.

Register for IRLS 2020:  Early bird rates end December 20, 2019

On March 1-3, IRLS 2020 will explore:

  • Stalling Storms and Climate Change: How Well Do Models Handle These?
  • The Changing Nature of the Investor Base and Strategies in the IRLS Markets
  • Development in the Domiciles
  • Effectiveness of Mitigation
  • And more!

*Subject to change

Stay tuned for the program announcement coming soon.

Over 350 delegates – representing a diverse range of participants from across the insurance-linked market – will gather to discuss the activity in 2019 and how it affects the outlook for the year ahead.

IRLS 2019: Companies in Attendance

    • Aeolus Capital Management
    • AIR Worldwide
    • AlphaCat Managers
    • A.M. Best
    • Amundi Pioneer Asset Management
    • Aon Securities
    • Apex Insurance Fund Services
    • AXA Investment Managers
    • AXIS Reinsurance Company
    • Bermuda Monetary Authority
    • BlackRock Investment Management
    • BlueMountain Capital Management
    • BNP Paribas
    • California Earthquake Authority
    • Citigroup
    • Citizens Property Insurance Corporation
    • Elementum Advisors
    • Fermat Capital Management
    • Fidelis Insurance Bermuda Limited
    • GC Securities
    • Hannover Re
    • Hiscox ILS
    • HSBC Bank
    • Hudson Structured Capital Management
    • K2 Advisors
    • Kinesis Capital Management
    • Leadenhall Capital Partners
    • LGT ILS Partners
    • Mt. Logan Re
    • Nephila Capital
    • Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan
    • OppenheimerFunds
    • Pillar Capital Management Limited
    • PIMCO
    • RenaissanceRe
    • RMS
    • S&P Global Ratings
    • Schroder Investment Management
    • SCOR Investment Partners
    • Schroder Investment Management
    • Secquaero Advisors
    • Securis Investment Partners
    • Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management
    • SunTrust Bank
    • Swiss Re
    • The World Bank
    • Transatlantic Reinsurance Company
    • USAA
    • Willis Towers Watson
    • And more

Program

4:30pm – 7:00pm

Registration Desk Hours

5:30pm – 7:00pm

Networking Reception

7:45am – 1:00pm

Registration Desk Hours

7:45am – 8:30am

Networking Breakfast

8:30am – 8:40am

Welcome Remarks

8:40am – 8:50am

Introduction Remarks

8:50am – 9:20am

Keynote Address

9:20am – 10:10am

This panel will review the effectiveness of mitigation in various event scenarios.

This panel will review the effectiveness of mitigation in various event scenarios.

10:10am – 10:40am

Networking Break

10:40am – 11:20am

The panel will explore the dynamics of the most recent retrocession renewal and topics will include: ‎How late was the market this year? When did firm orders start coming through?…

The panel will explore the dynamics of the most recent retrocession renewal and topics will include:

  • ‎How late was the market this year? When did firm orders start coming through? Comparing this season to prior…
  • Where did rates finally end up? How did terms and conditions ‎change?
  • What was the impact of trapped capital? How much capacity ‎could not re-enter for 2020?

Did ILS capacity make more orderly? Less?

11:20am – 12:00pm

Panelists will discuss how well do models handle the impacts of client change, such as stalling storms.

Panelists will discuss how well do models handle the impacts of client change, such as stalling storms.

12:00pm – 2:00pm

Networking Lunch

2:00pm – 5:30pm

Private Meetings and/or Networking Time

5:30pm – 7:00pm

Networking Reception

8:00am – 12:25pm

Registration Desk Hours

8:00am – 8:30am

Networking Breakfast

8:30am – 9:20am

Investor participation in the IRLS markets has shifted and changed over the last twenty years. This panel will explore how the participants and the strategies they employ have changed, and…

Investor participation in the IRLS markets has shifted and changed over the last twenty years. This panel will explore how the participants and the strategies they employ have changed, and also discuss expectations for the future.

9:20am – 10:00am

Secondary Trading Panel

10:00am – 10:30am

Networking Break

10:30am – 11:10am

Session to be Announced

11:10am – 11:50am

A business (and legal perspective) on developments in Bermuda, the UK, Guernsey and Singapore.

A business (and legal perspective) on developments in Bermuda, the UK, Guernsey and Singapore.

11:50am – 12:00pm

Closing Remarks

Venue

Eden Roc

4525 Collins Avenue
Miami, FL 33140

With easy access to Miami and Fort Lauderdale International Airports, Eden Roc Miami provides the ultimate venue for business travelers attending a conference, participating in meetings and networking.

Picture of venue

Hotel Accommodations

Rates will start at $379 per night and are quoted exclusive of applicable room tax, applicable service/hotel-specific fees, resort fees or other miscellaneous taxes.

Please note that the group rates are good through February 6, 2020 but rooms are limited and only available on a first-come, first-served basis–they may sell out early! Once the block is sold out, the hotel’s market price applies regardless of the date booking.

Make sure to confirm all cancellation policies and forfeiture of deposits directly with the hotel when booking your reservation.

Media

Media Inquiries
Contact Katrina Cavalli at 212.313.1181

Media Registration
Contact Evan Grogan at 212.313.1134

Policy
View SIFMA’s official press policy.

Media Partnerships
Custom media partnership opportunities are available, with benefits including complimentary event passes. Interested in learning more about IRLS 2020 media partnerships? Contact Monica Ilyevsky by Friday, December 16, 2019.

Terms and Conditions

Code of Conduct
SIFMA meetings and events are intended to educate and engage our members and industry participants in thoughtful conversations. Inappropriate behavior will not be tolerated. View our Code of Conduct and anonymous incident report form.

Attendee Roster
For your name to be included in the Attendee Roster, your completed registration form and payment must be received no later than two weeks prior to the event. Registrations received after that time will not be included in the Roster.

Substitutions
Conference registration substitutions are welcome. Email SIFMA Conferences with the following information and we will confirm the change: original registrant’s full name, substitute registrant’s full name, mailing address, title, phone and email.

Cancellations
Refunds will be granted for cancellations made three weeks prior to the start of the event. All cancellation requests are subject to a $100 processing fee and must be made in writing.