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PCS Catastrophe Loss Index Property Claim Services® (PCS®) estimates are widely accepted as triggers in many traded financial-market instruments, including exchange-traded futures and options, catastrophe bonds, catastrophe swaps, industry loss warranties (ILWs), and other catastrophe derivative instruments. Many catastrophe bonds use the PCS Catastrophe Loss Index. Catastrophe bond and industry…
How do you track catastrophes? To standardize the process, Property Claim Services® (PCS®) has defined catastrophes in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands as events that cause $25 million or more in direct insured losses to property and affect a significant number of policyholders and insurers.…
CatCube Catastrophe-History Database Enhanced weather and catastrophe data analysis tool CatCube® catastrophe-history database delivers online access to essential catastrophe information from Property Claim Services® (PCS®) — and lets you analyze and trend the data. CatCube is one of two aggregation tools from which you can upgrade your ISOnet® PCS core…
A multi-dimensional, web-based approach to analyzing catastrophe-history data from Property Claim Services® See for yourself how CatCube® lets you analyze catastrophes in the United States since 1950. First, watch the recorded demo for a simple introduction to CatCube. Then, try it yourself — with a demonstration cube containing just a…
Property Claim Services® (PCS®) is the only insurance-industry resource for compiling and reporting estimates of insured property losses resulting from catastrophes. You can use those estimates to set loss reserves, verify your internal estimates, and manage your capital more effectively. Complete the form by clicking on the links to the…
FlatCat Sample Data PCS® catastrophe data that is fast, flexible, and at your fingertips FlatCat provides a discrete delivery method for catastrophe data from Property Claim Services® (PCS®). Each day your company will receive an encrypted flat data file including catastrophe serial numbers, dates of occurrence, states affected, types of…
FlatCat Flexible, customizable PCS® catastrophe data delivery FlatCat® puts the entire Property Claim Services® (PCS®) catastrophe-history database right at your fingertips. It offers you a flexible delivery method that gives you fast, easy access to severe weather and catastrophe incident information from as far back as 1950. You can customize,…
PCS Global Marine and Energy is a new service from Property Claim Services® (PCS®), marking the group’s first move beyond property catastrophe and into specialty lines loss aggregation. The PCS Global Marine and Energy service investigates reported ocean marine and offshore energy insured loss events and determines the extent and…
ISOnet PCS Severe weather and catastrophe loss data ISOnet® PCS®, our online delivery service for information from Property Claim Services® (PCS®), provides you with the primary source of information on catastrophes and weather incidents in the United States. PCS customers receive ISOnet PCS as the core subscription service, letting you…
Joseph H. Louwagie, CPCU, SCLA, AIC, AIM Assistant Vice President Property Claim Services This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.-3126 Joseph Louwagie is assistant vice president of Property Claim Services® (PCS®). He is responsible for catastrophe identification, loss estimating, and activities related to catastrophe response and mitigation. He is an authority on catastrophe issues affecting both…
Information is the lifeblood of risk and capital management, especially for catastrophes and weather events. With Property Claim Services® (PCS®), you'll get immediate access to the severe weather data you need to manage your business effectively and efficiently.
PCS Resources Get the Latest PCS Catastrophe Review Report PCS Third-Quarter 2015 Dogs Days of Summer Click on a publication to fill out a short form to download a PDF. Catastrophe Bond Reports Archive PCS Second-Quarter 2015 Public and Private PCS First-Quarter 2015 Heavy and Lite PCS First-Quarter 2015 (Review)…
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