PANDEMIC BONDS: HOW DID IT MISS THE MARK?

Zane Morais, Futa Takahashi – London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) Introduction Pandemic bonds have been placed under a microscope ever since the idea was proposed in 2015 after a deadly wave of Ebola outbreak. It has been questioned numerous times over the years with regards to its complexity and its lack ofContinue reading “PANDEMIC BONDS: HOW DID IT MISS THE MARK?”

BLOCKCHAIN: A THREAT TO THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY?

Zane Morais, London School of Economics and Political Science “Blockchain has the potential to kill the market and will create a radical shift in the industry”. These are the words of the Head of Strategy and Architecture at QBE Insurance Group Limited, Andy Hopkins. Given that the insurance industry is adapting to the new eraContinue reading “BLOCKCHAIN: A THREAT TO THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY?”