2010 News Mentions

September 14, 2010
Global Re
Monte Carlo: Risk model competition healthy for market

Bill Keogh, Senior Vice President of EQECAT, discusses how competition among risk modeling companies is healthy for the industry.

September 3, 2010
InsuranceERM
Bringing more precision to earthquake modelling

InsuranceERM's Q&A interview with Kate Stillwell, Earthquake Products Manager in EQECAT's product management group.


September 2, 2010
Marketplace
The business of estimating risk

Kai Ryssdal talks to Bill Keogh, Senior Vice President of catastrophe modeling firm EQECAT, about how the firm estimates damages.


September 2, 2010
Property Casualty 360
Cat 3 Hurricane Earl Triggers N.C. Hurricane Warning

Because of the forecasted track, risk modeler EQECAT said the expected maximum onshore winds should be Category 1 or lower, rather than the full-force Category 3 conditions. If that is the case, EQECAT said insured losses would likely be less than $100 million for the event.


September 1, 2010
Risk & Insurance
A Grounded Approach to Assess Earthquake Risk

An article written by Kate Stillwell, an earthquake products manager at Oakland, California-based catastrophe risk modeler, EQECAT, Inc.


August 30, 2010
Insurance News Net
Cat Bond Market Growing, Maturing

EQECAT has analyzed 22 cat bond tranche issues for the first half of this ....


July 28, 2010
Royal Gazette, Bermuda
Don't be fooled by the 'quiet' start to storm season, says cat modeller

A well written article based on an interview with David Smith, senior vice president of EQECAT, Model Development Group.


June 17, 2010
Reactions
Is the industry too reliant on models?

Bill Keogh, senior vice president of EQECAT, was quoted in this article about the Asia typhoon model.


May 2010
InsuranceERM
Why cat modellers need to communicate better

Bill Keogh, senior vice president of EQECAT and others discuss the importance of transparency in catastrophe risk modelling.


March 2010
Swiss Re
Swiss Re places USD 120 million of natural catastrophe protection through Successor X Cat Bond programme; first cat bond to use PERILS index for European windstorm losses.

Risk modelling and analysis were performed by EQECAT, Inc.


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