Reinsurance all but reassuring

posted on October 12th 2011 | 0 comments

For reliable data, go to those who actually make money off them.

There’s no better place for natural disaster data than the reinsurance company that’s ultimately on the hook to paying some hefty sums if something goes wrong. Munich Re has the most comprehensive database of natural catastrophes.

Turns out those catastrophes may not be all that natural after all.