About the Weather Risk Management Association

WRMA’s mission is to enhance public awareness and understanding of the weather risk environment, promote the management of weather risk, and provide a platform for market participants to engage in the growth of the industry through market, policy and regulatory developments.

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WRMA at the International Energy Credit Association (IECA) European Meeting, Budapest. 1-3 July 2018

Ralph Renner and Claude Brown joined over 100 credit officers and service providers at  the IECA’s* 32nd European Regional Education Groups Annual Conference in Budapest 1-3 July 2018. Ralph spoke to the Meeting on behalf of WRMA on the topic of  “Credit and Weather Risk…

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WRMA Refreshes its Mission Statement

WRMA’s Board of Directors recently evaluated the mission statement of the Association in order to refresh the wording and make this statement more clearly convey WRMA’s goals. The previous mission statement (“to enhance public awareness of the weather risk industry and promote the growth and…

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Hurricane Harvey highlights magnitude of insurance protection gap, according to Aon outlook report

MONTE CARLO, Monaco, Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Aon Benfield, the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE: AON), today releases the September 2017 edition of its Reinsurance Market Outlook report, which assesses the key drivers of reinsurance supply and demand in…

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WRMA Member MDA Weather Services Comments on Hurricane Irma’s Impact on FL Ag

Hurricane Irma continues to make its way towards the U.S. We were joined by Christopher Hyde, director of weather marketing and a meteorologist with MDA Weather Services, says the damage to agriculture may be worse than the giant Andrew storm in 1992. Please click here…

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Irma Could Harm Florida’s Crops, Especially Sugar Cane And Citrus

Florida’s crops, especially citrus and sugar cane, could be damaged by Hurricane Irma , a forecast service said Wednesday. “The exact track of the storm will be a major determining factor on the extent of the crop damage,” said Don Keeney, senior agricultural meteorologist for…

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Launch of weatherXchange

January 2017, HARPENDEN, Herts, UK Speedwell Weather is pleased to announce the launch of the weatherXchange platform. weatherXchange is a platform which helps companies access index-based weather risk protection and which provides valuation and settlement services. Read More.

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WRMA to Hold Weather Risk Symposium as Official Supporter of InterMET Asia

WRMA to Hold Weather Risk Symposium as Official Supporter of InterMET Asia February 6, 2017 | WRMA Read More The Weather Risk Management Association (WRMA) will hold a half-day Weather Risk Management Symposium on March 21, 2017 in conjunction with the 2017 InterMET Asia – Extreme Weather…

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WRMA Invites Students to Participate in 2017 Conference

WRMA Invites Students to Participate in 2017 Conference December 1, 2016 | WRMA Read More The Weather Risk Management Association (WRMA) is pleased to announce the launch of its first student conference, set for May 17-19, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. Undergraduate and graduate students are invited to participate in…

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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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