About the Weather Risk Management Association
The Weather Risk Management Association (WRMA) was created in 1999 as the industry association for weather risk management professionals. WRMA strives to enhance public awareness of the weather risk industry and promote the growth and general welfare of the weather risk market.
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Weather risk management products and services can assist in mitigating financial risks in a variety of industries. See how weather risk management products are used in power and energy, retail, construction, renewable energy, travel and tourism and much more.
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- 17th Annual Meeting: June 17-19, 2015 | Chicago, IL
- 16th European Meeting: 30 September - 2 October 2015 | Copenhagen
The value of weather data can go up to the billions, said Chris Hyde, director of weather marketing and a meteorologist with MDA Weather Services, a consulting firm. “People who are being impacted by extreme weather and climate change are all the sudden finding out that they can… Read More
September 29th, 2015, HARPENDEN, HERTS, UK – Speedwell Weather today announced the release of the new Speedwell-Market platform. The Speedwell-Market is designed to help facilitate weather hedging for energy market participants by providing data and tools for sixty key markets in the USA, Europe and Australia. Contracts based on… Read More
Risk is at the heart of every wind development, particularly offshore. No-one can be certain how hard the wind will blow, how the turbines will cope over the years or how difficult installation or maintenance will be. And with political instability and financial constraints in… Read More
(May 15, 2015) – This week the Weather Risk Management Association welcomed two new companies to the membership. Direct Energy – Direct Energy is one of the largest retail providers of electricity, natural gas, and home services in all of North America. A fully integrated energy… Read More
(Washington, DC – 20 April 2015) The Weather Risk Management will be back in Chicago for the first time since 2006 to host its 17th Annual Meeting at the offices of CME. During this two day highly interactive event, international weather experts will address key… Read More
(February 25, 2015 – Washington, DC) The Weather Risk Management Association (WRMA) announced the dates for its 2015 event calendar. This year WRMA will be hosted in Chicago at CME’s downtown offices on June 17-19 for its 17th Annual Meeting. The 16th European Meeting will… Read More
(February 25, 2015 – Washington, DC) The Weather Risk Management Association (WRMA) announced the release of its new website www.wrma.org. The new site is positioned to serve as a resource for current and potential users of weather risk management products. With a more robust resource… Read More
ARTEMIS FEBRUARY 23, 2015 The Climate Insurance Fund, an initiative set up by German Development Bank KfW, aiming to improve access to and the use of weather and climate insurance in developing countries, has signed up BlueOrchard partnered with weather index insurance specialists CelsiusPro, to manage… Read More
NEW YORK, Feb. 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Willis Capital Markets & Advisory (“WCMA”), part of Willis Group Holdings plc (NYSE:WSH), the global risk advisor, insurance and reinsurance broker, has today announced that Managing Director, John D. Philipsz, has relocated from London to establish WCMA… Read More
February 23, 2015 — Boston, USA — Sapient Global Markets, a part of Publicis.Sapient, and leading global provider of business technology and consulting services for the capital and commodity markets, today announced that its Compliance Management Reporting System (CMRS) has been named ‘Best risk management… Read More