American Conference Institute’s

Reinsurance Boot Camp

Basic Training for Reinsurance and Insurance Professionals

Thursday, October 22, 2009

About

Get a thorough, intensive grounding in reinsurance, including:

  • Why, how and when reinsurance is used
  • Key terminology, structures, contractual definitions and considerations
  • Treaty v. facultative reinsurance programs
  • Critical factors for the reinsurance buyer to consider
  • Understanding the underwriting process to determine how coverage decisions are made
  • The role of reinsurance brokers in the reinsurance process
  • The different markets for reinsurance, including the London and direct markets
  • How to assess the impact of reinsurance on financial statements

Contents & Contributors

About

Get a thorough, intensive grounding in reinsurance, including:

  • Why, how and when reinsurance is used
  • Key terminology, structures, contractual definitions and considerations
  • Treaty v. facultative reinsurance programs
  • Critical factors for the reinsurance buyer to consider
  • Understanding the underwriting process to determine how coverage decisions are made
  • The role of reinsurance brokers in the reinsurance process
  • The different markets for reinsurance, including the London and direct markets
  • How to assess the impact of reinsurance on financial statements

Contents & Contributors

Getting Started: An Overview of the Basics of Reinsurance
Edward J. Kelley, Vice President and Assistant General Counsel, Transatlantic Reinsurance Company (New York, NY)

Introduction to Reinsurance Regulation

Michael Moriarty, Deputy Superintendent, Property & Capital Markets Bureau, New York State Department of Insurance (New York, NY)

Purchasing Reinsurance: Key Considerations for Insurers, Brokers and Reinsurers
Myra E. Lobel, Managing Director, Guy Carpenter & Company, Inc. (New York, NY)

Role of the Broker in Reinsurance

Gerard T. Tanella, Managing Director, Guy Carpenter & Co., Inc. (New York, NY)

Essential Tenets of Reinsurance Agreement
Maxine H. Verne, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, SCOR Reinsurance Company (New York, NY)

Underwriting: How Reinsurance Decide Whether to Participate in a Risk
William C. Redington, Senior Vice President and Chief Underwriting Officer of Professional Liability, Munich Reinsurance America, Inc. (Princeton, NJ)

Methods and Tools for Pricing Reinsurance
Thomas Passante, FCAS, MAAA, Vice President and Chief Pricing Actuary, Everest Global Services
Jeff Kayl, Esq., CPCU, MBA, Vice President and Head of Contract Wording, Everest Global Services

Impact of Reinsurance on Financial Statements
Jonathan Beerman, Vice President, Technical Accounting, SCOR Reinsurance Company (New York, NY)

Reinsurance Recievables: Managing Your Claims and Collections
Lee Routledge, Senior Vice President, Claims, SCOR Reinsurance Company (New York, NY)
Andrew S. Amer, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP (New York, NY)



DOCUMENT TYPES: PPT PDF PRESENTATIONS AVAILABLE: 11

8:00
Registration Desk Opens and Continental Breakfast Served
9:00
Chair's Opening Remarks
Ms. Maxine H. Verne
Senior VP and General Counsel
SCOR Reinsurance Company
9:15
Getting Started: An Overview of the Basics of Reinsurance
Edward J. Kelley
Vice President and Assistant General Counsel
Transatlantic Reinsurance Company
1 file
Getting Started: An Overview of the Basics of Reinsurance
854.5 KB 23 pages Presentation
PPT - Getting Started: An Overview of the Basics of Reinsurance
10:15
Coffee Break
10:30
Introduction to Reinsurance Regulation
Mr. Michael Moriarty
Deputy Superintendent‚ Property & Capital Markets
New York State Department of Insurance
1 file
Introduction to Insurance Regulation
330 KB 35 pages Presentation
PPT - Introduction to Insurance Regulation
11:30
Purchasing Reinsurance: Key Considerations for Insurers‚ Brokers and Reinsurers
Ms. Myra Lobel
Managing Director
Guy Carpenter and Company‚ LLC
1 file
Purchasing Reinsurance: Key Considerations for Insurers, Brokers and Reinsurers
209.5 KB 31 pages Presentation
PPT - Purchasing Reinsurance: Key Considerations for Insurers, Brokers and Reinsurers
12:30
Networking Luncheon
13:45
Role of the Broker in Reinsurance
Mr. Gerard T. Tanella
Managing Director
Guy Carpenter & Co.‚ Inc.
1 file
The Role of the Broker in Placing Reinsurance
288 KB 32 pages Presentation
PPT - The Role of the Broker in Placing Reinsurance
14:45
Afternoon Refreshment Break
15:00
Essential Tenets of Reinsurance Agreement
Ms. Maxine H. Verne
Senior VP and General Counsel
SCOR Reinsurance Company
1 file
BASIC TENETS OF REINSURANCE : Essentials for Contract Drafting
16.9 MB 46 pages Presentation
PDF - BASIC TENETS OF REINSURANCE: Essentials for Contract Drafting
16:30
Day One Concludes
9:00
Co-Chair's Opening Remarks
9:15
Underwriting: How Reinsurance Decide Whether to Participate in a Risk
-Mr. William C. Redington
Senior Vice President and Chief Underwriting Officer of Professional Liability
Munich Reinsurance America‚ Inc.
1 file
Basic Training for Insurance and Reinsurance Professionals
818 KB 29 pages Presentation
PPT - Basic Training for Insurance and Reinsurance Professionals
10:30
Coffee Break
10:45
Methods and Tools for Pricing Reinsurance
Mr. Thomas Passante
VP and Chief Pricing Actuary
Everest Global Services
1 file
Reinsurance Boot Camp: Methods for Pricing Reinsurance
1.3 MB 37 pages Presentation
PPT - Reinsurance Boot Camp:Methods for Pricing Reinsurance
Mr. Jeffrey Kayl, Esq.
Vice President
Everest Global Services
1 file
Reinsurance Boot Camp: Methods for Pricing Reinsurance
1.3 MB 37 pages Presentation
PPT - Reinsurance Boot Camp:Methods for Pricing Reinsurance
12:00
Networking Luncheon for Delegates and Speakers
13:15
Impact of Reinsurance on Financial Statements
Mr. Jonathan Beerman
Vice President‚ Technical Accounting
SCOR Reinsurance Company
1 file
Financial Impact of Reinsurance
60.5 KB 19 pages Presentation
PPT - Financial Impact of Reinsurance
14:15
Afternoon Refreshment Break
14:30
Reinsurance Recievables: Managing Your Claims and Collections
Mr. Lee Routledge
Senior Vice President
SCOR Reinsurance Company
1 file
REINSURANCE BOOT CAMP
531 KB 23 pages Presentation
PPT - REINSURANCE  BOOT CAMP
Mr. Andrew S. Amer
Partner
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
2 files
Reinsurance Claims
310 KB 43 pages Presentation
PPT - Reinsurance Claims
OVERVIEW OF REINSURANCE LAW
177.3 KB 13 pages Presentation
PDF - OVERVIEW OF REINSURANCE LAW
16:00
Q&A Wrap-Up and Conference Concludes