Market Background

Collateralized Reinsurance vs the Investment Universe

  • Estimated Global pension funds assets under management – $35 trillion
  • Pillar Capital focuses on Non-Life Property Risk, specifically Property Catastrophe Risk:
    • Hurricanes; earthquakes; tornadoes; hail storms; brush fires…
  • These risks:
    • Are “short tailed” (events are known within 12 to 18 months)
    • Involve returns dependent on natural events rather than economic activities
    • Have shown limited correlation to the broader financial markets