Carter on Reinsurance (5th Edition) (eBook)

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July 2013

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Carter on Reinsurance 5th Edition, is essential reading for professionals who work in the insurance and reinsurance industry and need to understand the global changes.


No. OF PAGES: 372


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Written by Robert Carter, Nigel Ralph and Les Lucas, this 5th edition of the definitive text on Reinsurance has been brought right up to date. Now in two volumes contained neatly within their own slip case ‘Carter on Reinsurance – 5th Edition’ contains the fundamental coverage of reinsurance practice which makes it indispensable among industry professionals. Readers should gain an in depth guide to the methods and practices which are changing the face of reinsurance.



Authors: Robert Carter, Nigel Ralph and Les Lucas


1. The Role and Development of Reinsurance

2. Types of Market

3. Principles and Practice of Reinsurance

4. Legal Principles Applicable to Reinsurance Contracts

5. Forms of Reinsurance

6. The Pricing of Non-life Reinsurance Contracts

7. Facultative Reinsurance

8. Proportional Reinsurance Treaties

9. Non-proportional Treaties

10. Fixing Retentions

11. Property Reinsurance

12. Catastrophe Reinsurance

13. Casualty, Personal Accident and Other Non-marine (Except Property) Reinsurance

14. Marine and Aviation Reinsurance

15. Life Reassurance

16. Finite Risk Reinsurance and Alternative Risk Transfer

17. Technical Accounting

18. Financial Accounting and Management

19. The Management of Reinsurance Operations

20. International Practice and Problems


Title: Carter on Reinsurance (5th Edition) (eBook)
Number of Pages: 372
Product Code: WS1368EA
ISBN: ISBN 13: 978-1-85609-552-5 (9781856095525), ISBN 10: 1-85609-552-5 (1856095525)
Published Date: July 2013

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