Life Markets: Trading Mortality and Longevity Risk with Life Settlements and Linked Securities
Copyright © 2009 Vishaal B. Bhuyan. All rights reserved.
Editor(s): Vishaal B. Bhuyan
Published Online: 13 DEC 2011 10:31AM EST
Print ISBN: 9780470412343
Online ISBN: 9781118266281
About this Book
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.