Joseph M. Izzo

Joseph M. Izzo

Joseph M. Izzo is senior vice president of ISO's Data Assets and Analytics Department. Mr. Izzo has more than 28 years of actuarial and data management experience. His division is responsible for various products and services related to ISO’s commercial lines insurance programs.

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    Interest in Alternative Methods of Hedging Casualty Risk Increases

    The insurance-linked securities and industry loss warranty (ILS/ILW) market for property catastrophe hedging is well defined and robust, but in the casualty space, the concept is still in its infancy. Interest in alternative methods of hedging casualty risks has grown since our first (March 2011) release of the ISO Casualty IndexTM. I point as evidence […]

    Will the Rising Loss Ratio Trend Continue?

    Two years have passed since the inaugural release of the ISO Casualty Index™. In that time, we’ve published eight quarterly updates that include loss ratio and loss emergence data for the ten general liability and commercial auto segments. With each release, we were able to confirm and speculate about emerging and current trends within those […]