Reinsurance Fundamentals

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Level: Beginner

Why you need this course:
After completing this course, you’ll have a solid understanding of how insurers can use reinsurance to achieve their operational and financial objectives.

Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe reinsurance and its six principal functions:
      • Increase large line capacity
      • Provide catastrophe protection
      • Stabilize loss experience
      • Provide surplus relief
      • Facilitate withdrawal from a market segment
      • Provide underwriting guidance
  • Describe treaty reinsurance and facultative reinsurance.
  • Describe the three sources of reinsurance:
      • Professional reinsurers
      • Reinsurance departments of primary insurers
      • Reinsurance pools, syndicates, and associations
Cost: $20 per Professional Development Hour (PDH). Information on PDHs provided can be found here.

Reinsurance Fundamentals Topics Include:

  • Reinsurance and its six principal functions
  • Treaty reinsurance and facultative reinsurance
  • Three sources of reinsurance
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