Why Lloyd’s?. The world’s leading specialist insurance market. 93% of Dow Jones Industrial Average companies 92% of FTSE 100 companies 86% of Fortune Top 50 European companies 81% of Fortune 500 US companies Top 7 pharmaceutical companies Top 20 banks.
It provides insurance for the majority of the world’s largest companies
It has a global reach and local depth. It does business in over 200 countries.
We have always led the way, being the first to underwrite motor, aviation and satellite insurance.
From covering events such as Wimbledon, to insuring helicopters in war torn Baghdad, Lloyd’s underwriters excel in devising tailored, innovative solutions for complex risks.
Corporation of Lloyd’s
Individuals(through companiesand limited partnerships)
Immediate access to decision-makers means that answers on whether a risk can be placed are made quickly, making it attractive to policyholders and participants alike
The market attracts top underwriters and brokers who are…
…supported by a high quality, diverse capital base.
The San Francisco earthquake in 1906 and more recently Hurricane Katrina cemented Lloyd’s track record for paying valid claims.
After 9/11 Lloyd’s was commended for paying claims swiftly. We believe in protecting policyholders rather than quibbling.
The reputation of Lloyd’s for first-class security is recognised by three leading independent rating agencies.
The Lloyd’s Market Ratings apply to all business underwritten by all syndicates
A ‘Excellent’Affirmed 29 March 2007 Stable Outlook
A+ ‘Strong’Affirmed 28 March 2007Stable Outlook
A+ ‘Strong’ Affirmed 23 April 2007Stable Outlook
Lloyd’s is one of the best known brands in global insurance, and has been for over 300 years.
As it trades into the 21st Century, the Lloyd’s market continues to be at the forefront of world insurance.