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Guy Carpenter launches Japan quake cat bond

15 February 2012

GC Securities has issued the first Japan earthquake-only catastrophe bond since the Tohoku Earthquake in March last year.

Read more: Guy Carpenter Marsh MMC Japan Hannover Re Tohoku Earthquake Cat Bond ILS

Guy Carpenter affiliate GC Securities has announced completion of the sale of a new Japanese earthquake cat bond.

The bond was sponsored by Hannover Re on behalf of Zenkyoren, the Japanese national mutual insurance federation of argriculture...


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