Willis Towers Watson's Insurance-Linked Securities (ILS) consulting practice helps our clients improve business performance.
As the insurance industry and capital markets continue to converge and grow, so does the need for an experienced partner who understands the specific requirements of participants in this unique, evolving market.
Within our insurance consulting and software business, we combine strategic and analytical skills to solve practical business problems, applying the latest techniques and software solutions to help you measure and manage risk and capital, grow revenue and create a competitive advantage. Willis Towers Watson is also a pioneer in the use of enterprise risk management and analytics to help insurers identify and avoid potential major losses, enhance risk-adjusted returns, and establish and meet strategic objectives. As an advisor to more than three-quarters of the world’s leading insurers, we are the industry’s leading risk specialist with the world’s largest insurance actuarial consultancy. We are also a leader in financial modeling and the world’s largest provider of actuarial software.
Willis Towers Watson's ILS consulting practice helps our clients - the investors, (re)insurers and dedicated ILS funds - realize true value within the Insurance-Linked Securities market.
Our ILS consulting team provides independent actuarial reviews of net asset value (NAV) for ILS funds and portfolios. This service satisfies the regulatory and investor governance requirements regarding independence of valuations. We can provide a full spectrum of services from a health-check review of the existing valuation methodology to a full independent actuarial review of the NAV on a regular basis. We can also provide independent actuarial reviews of pricing at a contract level.
Our catastrophe bond services - loss reserve specialist and claims reviewer - meet the needs of sponsors wishing to access the capital markets for capacity using indemnity transactions.
Once invested, our due diligence services provide health checks on fund/ sidecar governance and underwriting.
We can provide investors with the market knowledge and education they need through our experienced team of associates.
For details on the software solutions we have developed for the ILS market, please see https://www.towerswatson.com/en/Services/Services/software-solutions-insurance-linked-securities-market