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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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Aon: U.S. catastrophe & weather economic losses pass $1bn in February

Aon: U.S. catastrophe & weather economic losses pass $1bn in February March 8, 2016 | Artemis Read the full story here. Economic losses caused by catastrophe and weather events in the U.S. in February 2016 are expected to surpass $1 billion, while the insurance and…
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WRMA Annual Business Meeting Minutes

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Weather Information is Big Business

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…
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Speedwell Weather announces the launch of the Speedwell-Market

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…
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De-Risking a Risky Business

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…
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WRMA Welcomes Two New Members – Direct Energy and eWeather Risk

(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…
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Forecasting, Modeling, Agriculture, ILS, Power and Gas to take Center Stage at Weather Risk Management Association Meeting in Chicago

(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…
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WRMA Sets Dates for 2015 Events

(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…
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WRMA Launches New Website

(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…
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Climate Insurance Fund signs up BlueOrchard & CelsiusPro

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…
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