Archive for the ‘Podcasts’ Category



January 4th, 2012

GC Podcast 17 - 3rd Q 2011 Reinsurance Sector Financials, Preview of 4th Q

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flandro_podcastGuy Carpenter Global Head of Business Intelligence David Flandro discusses 3rd Quarter 2011 reinsurance sector financials, their impact on January 1 renewals and a preview of 4th Q data in this new GC Capital Ideas podcast. Download the interview in a file that will work with your computer or iPod.

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December 26th, 2011

Top GC Capital Ideas Podcasts

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Here we review our most popular GC Capital Ideas Podcasts entries of the last year.

Succeeding Under Solvency II (David Lightfoot): We kick off our series of GC Capital Ideas daily stories on Solvency II with a Podcast interview with David Lightfoot. He discusses the movement of the implementation date of the regime, potential benefits and drawbacks of Solvency II to the reinsurance market, impact of Solvency II outside of Europe, Guy Carpenter’s expertise in helping clients succeed under Solvency II and Guy Carpenter’s new publication: Succeeding Under Solvency II.

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Macroeconomic Factors Impacting the Reinsurance Sector (David Flandro): Guy Carpenter Global Head of Business Intelligence David Flandro discusses the various macroeconomic forces currently impacting the reinsurance sector. The forces discussed in this new GC Capital Ideas podcast include the low interest rate environment, disinflation, capital position and European sovereign debt.

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October 12th, 2011

GC Podcast 16 - Succeeding Under Solvency II (David Lightfoot)

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We kick off our series of GC Capital Ideas daily stories on Solvency II with a Podcast interview with David Lightfoot. He discusses the movement of the implementation date of the regime, potential benefits and drawbacks of Solvency II to the reinsurance market, impact of Solvency II outside of Europe, Guy Carpenter’s expertise in helping clients succeed under Solvency II and Guy Carpenter’s new publication: Succeeding Under Solvency II.

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February 10th, 2011

GC Podcast 15 - Macroeconomic Factors Impacting the Reinsurance Sector

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flandro_podcastGuy Carpenter Global Head of Business Intelligence David Flandro discusses the various macroeconomic forces currently impacting the reinsurance sector.  The forces discussed in this new GC Capital Ideas podcast include the low interest rate environment, disinflation, capital position and  European sovereign debt.  Click the audio player below to listen to the interview, or download the interview in a file that will work with your iPod.

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February 9th, 2011

GC Podcast 14 - 3rd Q 2010 Reinsurance Sector Financials, Preview of 4th Q

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flandro_podcastGuy Carpenter Global Head of Business Intelligence David Flandro discusses 3rd Quarter 2010 reinsurance sector financials, their impact on January 1 renewals and a preview of 4th Q data in this new GC Capital Ideas podcast. Click the audio player below to listen to the interview, or download the interview in a file that will work with your iPod.

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November 30th, 2009

GC Podcast 13 - Capital Allocation (Susan Witcraft)

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Susan WitcraftSusan Witcraft, Managing Director, in Guy Carpenter’s Instrat® Unit and leader of the Financial Intelligence Team, discusses capital allocation in this new GC Capital Ideas podcast. Click the audio player below to listen to the interview, or download the interview in a file that will work with your iPod.

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November 11th, 2009

GC Podcast 12 - Cat Modeling (John Tedeschi)

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tedeschi_podcastJohn Tedeschi, Managing Director and Chief  of Catastrophe Modeling in Guy Carpenter’s Instrat® Unit, discusses catastrophe modeling in this new GC Capital Ideas podcast. Click the audio player below to listen to the interview, or download the interview in a file that will work with your iPod.

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October 28th, 2009

GC Podcast 11 - M&A (Norm Brown and Bart Zanelli)

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podcast_brown_zanelliNorm Brown and Bart Zanelli, both Managing Directors in GC Securities*, discuss the (re)insurance industry M&A market in this new GC Capital Ideas podcast. Click the audio player below to listen to the interview, or download the interview in a file that will work with your iPod.

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* Securities or investments, as applicable, are offered in the United States through GC Securities, a division of MMC Securities Corp., a US registered broker-dealer and member FINRA/SIPC. Main Office: 1166 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10036. Phone: (212) 345-5000. Securities or investments, as applicable, are offered in the European Union by GC Securities, a division of MMC Securities (Europe) Ltd., which is authorized and regulated by the Financial Services Authority. Reinsurance products are placed through qualified affiliates of Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC. MMC Securities Corp., MMC Securities (Europe) Ltd. and Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC are affiliates owned by Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. This communication is not intended as an offer to sell or a solicitation of any offer to buy any security, financial instrument, reinsurance or insurance product.

September 28th, 2009

GC Podcast 10 - Financial Catastrophe (David Lewin)

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podcast_lewinDavid Lewin, Head of the European Casualty Specialty, discusses the impact of monetary and non-monetary inflation in this new GC Capital Ideas podcast. Click the audio player below to listen to the interview, or download the interview in a file that will work with your iPod.

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September 14th, 2009

GC Podcast 09 - Inflation (David Lewin)

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podcast_lewinDavid Lewin, Head of the European Casualty Specialty, discusses the impact of monetary and non-monetary inflation in this new GC Capital Ideas podcast. Click the audio player below to listen to the interview, or download the interview in a file that will work with your iPod.

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