Regular update on the risk transfer market
Buy-outs, buy-ins and longevity hedging - H2 2018
21 Mar 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 H2 2018 was around £16.5 billion (around £24.2 billion for the year to 31 December 2018). There were three longevity swaps in H2 2018 covering £2.7 billion of liabilities. Forty-seven deals, covering liabilities worth over £70 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 second half of 2018, and the year to 31 December 2018 (‘the last year’).