REGULAR UPDATE ON THE RISK TRANSFER MARKET
Buy-outs, buy-ins and longevity hedging - H1 2019
04 Sep 2019
In this update, we take a look at the latest changes to the buy-out, buy-in and longevity hedging market and provide you with comprehensive analysis of the risk transfer market.
The total value of buy-out and buy-in deals struck in H1 2019 was around £17.5 billion (around £34.0 billion for the year to 30 June 2019). Including the £7 billion transaction entered into by HSBC, forty nine longevity swaps, covering liabilities worth over £77 billion, have been completed since 30 June 2009.
Download the full report below, where we discuss in more detail the facts and figures of risk transfers during the first half of 2019, and the year to 30 June 2019 (‘the last year’).