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Canadian Wildfire Risk Portfolio Analysis


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    Risks posed by natural disasters

    Economic losses caused by natural catastrophes are trending upwards

    Each year across the world, natural catastrophes destroy assets running into multiple billions. Often, only a tiny proportion of this damage is insured. While the insurance gap has diminished in recent years in industrialised countries, there is still a considerable gulf in developing and emerging countries. It is often the case there that individuals and companies affected by a catastrophe have to carry on regardless and are forced to rely on donations from their own country or abroad.