Guy Carpenter Predicts Below Average 2015 Atlantic Hurricane Season

 Wednesday, June 24, 2015

 Canadian Underwriter

Global risk and reinsurance specialist Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies, on Tuesday released a briefing predicting a “below average” 2015 Atlantic hurricane season.According to the briefing, “hurricane activity for the Atlantic Basin is projected to be below average for the 2015 season, although impactful landfalls can occur in any hurricane season, even those of reduced activity.” For the North Atlantic Basin, seasonal outlook providers are expecting tropical activity to fall below the long-term average of 1955-2014, Guy Carpenter said in a press release.