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Willis Re Securities, part of Willis Re*, provides strategic advice to companies involved in the insurance and reinsurance industry on capital markets products, including ILS securities and derivatives structuring and issuance, capital raising and selected M&A advisory activities.

As part of the Willis Towers Watson group, we offer a differentiated value proposition to clients operating in the (re)insurance sector. Our ability to provide a truly comprehensive and coordinated suite of services is based on delivering Willis Re Securities’ established capital transaction capabilities in concert with analytical, actuarial, brokerage, rating agency, risk management consulting and other services from other areas within the broader Willis Towers Watson organization.

We operate within the insurance sector, evidenced by a first turnkey private cat bond platform providing issuers with access to a pool of alternative capital investors . We add value to our clients by understanding how alternative capital views and analyzes risk. Our team has executed a number of successful ILS transactions, including the examples below.

Undisclosed March 2019 CCR RE 157 Re Lead Structuring AgentRead the press release

€45 million Jan 2019 UnipolSai Assicunazioni Atmos Re Sole Structuring Agent & BookrunnerRead the press release

$210 million Dec. 2018, $250 million Sept. 2014 - State Compensation Insurance Fund Golden State Re II Ltd. Sole Structuring Agent & Bookrunner

$100 million April 2018 - UPC Insurance Armor Re II Ltd. 2018-1 Sole Structuring Agent & Bookrunner
€90 million Dec. 2017 - COvea Hexagon Reinsurance DAC Lead Structuring Agent & BookrunnerRead the press release

*Willis Re in this context will utilise other appropriately licenced Group entities where appropriate.

Willis Re Securities (“Willis Re Securities”) is a trade name used by Willis Securities, Inc., a licensed broker dealer authorized and regulated by FINRA and a member of SIPC (“WSI”), Willis Re Securities Europe Limited (Registered number 2908053 and ARBN number 604 264 557), an investment business authorized and regulated by the UK Financial Conduct Authority and exempt from the requirement to hold an Australian Financial Services License under ASIC Class Order [03/1099] (“Willis Re Securities Europe”) and Willis Re Securities (Hong Kong) Limited, a corporation licensed and regulated by the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (“Willis Re Securities (HK)”). Each of WSI, Willis Re Securities Europe and Willis Re Securities (HK) are Willis Towers Watson companies. Securities products and services are offered through WSI, Willis Re Securities Europe and Willis Re Securities (HK). Reinsurance products are placed through Willis Re Inc. in the United States and Willis Limited in the UK, both also Willis Towers Watson companies. Although Willis Re Securities believes the content of this site to be accurate and complete, it makes no representation or warranty, express or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness of information contained herein and nothing contained herein is, or shall be relied upon as, a representation, whether as to the past, the present or the future. The information contained on this site is not intended to provide the sole basis for evaluating, and should not be considered a recommendation with respect to, any transaction or other matter. Nothing contained herein constitutes an offer or solicitation to sell or purchase any securities and is not a commitment by Willis Re Securities (or any affiliate) to provide or arrange any financing for any transaction or to purchase any security in connection therewith. Willis Re Securities is not providing any advice on tax, legal or accounting matters. In the United Kingdom, this website is a financial promotion and has been approved solely for the purposes of Section 21 of the Financial Services Markets Act 2000 by Willis Re Securities. This website is directed only at persons who are professional clients or eligible counterparties for the purposes of the UK Financial Services Authority’s Conduct of Business Sourcebook and the services provided by Willis Re Securities are not available for, or intended for use by, retail clients.

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