Life Markets

Trading Mortality and Longevity Risk with Life Settlements and Linked Securities
Product Number: EB00061277
Released: Aug 19, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780470508145
Publisher: Wiley
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A complete guide to longevity finance As the Baby Boomer population continues to age and the need for the securitization of life insurance policies increases, more financial institutions are looking towards longevity trading as a solution. Consequently, there is now a need for innovative financial products and strategies that have the ability to hedge longevity exposure for pension funds, reinsurance companies, and governments. These products and strategies are currently being developed with the use of life settlements. Here, author Vishaal Bhuyan provides a complete guide to this burgeoning sector. In Life Markets, Bhuyan and a team of expert contributors from leading firms offer an extensive look at how to trade life settlements. -Provides practical guidance to the growing field of longevity finance -Outlines the innovative financial products that are populating this field -Highlights a safe haven for investors seeking returns in troubled times Covering everything from the history of life settlements to making a transaction-pricing, service providers, exchanges, and more-this book contains extensive coverage of the many issues surrounding longevity finance.

Author(s): Vishaal B. Bhuyan
Original Publish Date: Jul 23, 2009

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