Specialty

Equine

XL Catlin offers flexible, customized equine insurance. Our underwriting approach is built on our team’s years of experience combined with regular consultation with veterinary surgeons and specialist equine agents.
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    Capacity

    Max line, any one animal:
    Up to USD 5 million on any one animal (capacity to be determined on a case by case basis).

    Coverage

    XL Catlin offers customized cover for the equine industry worldwide. Our know-how is built on long experience and regular consultation with veterinary surgeons and specialist equine agents. We cover a wide range of activities from horse racing and breeding to rodeo animals, for risks including mortality, infertility, accident and theft.

    Our appetite:
    – Named perils
    – Equine mortality
    – Theft
    – Transit
    – Stallion permanent disability
    – Stallion first season infertility
    – Stallion availability
    – Stallion loss of income
    – Major medical / Veterinary fees
    – Emergency colic surgery
    – Barrenness / Prospective foal
    – Semen storage

    Client Profiles

    – Commercial breeding operations
    – Private high net worth individuals
    – Horse owning individuals

    Typical Information Required

    Full risk details including: name, age, breeding, sex, use, location and sum insured, subject to satisfactory veterinary certificate or declaration of health

    Benefits & Services

    – Underwriters with hands on Equine knowledge
    – Supported by experienced claims handling adjusters

    Attachment Point

    GBP 1,000 / USD 2,000

    Limits On Product

    GBP 2,500,000 / USD 5,000,000

    Minimum Premium

    GBP 150.00 / USD 250.00

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This general product description is informational only. It is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation to purchase any particular insurance product. Products are subject to legal and underwriting requirements. Coverages may not be available in all jurisdictions, including without limitation any jurisdiction within the United States, and may be available only through appropriately licensed producers. In addition, XL GAPS’s provision of publications or services is not an indication of the existence or availability under any policy of coverage for any particular property or type of loss or damage. Policies underwritten from Bermuda, Brazil, China, Mexico, Switzerland, or written by XL Insurance Company SE are only available through non US-based brokers. The Insurance companies of XL Group plc are: Greenwich Insurance Company, Indian Harbor Insurance Company, XL Insurance America, Inc., XL Specialty Insurance Company, XL Insurance Company of New York Inc., XL Insurance (Bermuda) Ltd, XL Insurance Company SE, XL Insurance Switzerland Ltd, XL Insurance (China) Company Limited, XL Seguros Brasil S.A. and XL Insurance Mexico SA de CV. Coverages placed with Lloyd’s Syndicate #1209 are managed by Catlin Underwriting Agencies Limited and supported by XL corporate capital. Additional important information regarding our business is provided on our Legal Notices page.

Expert Profile

  • Guy Morrison With 29 years in the London Market specializing in equine insurance risks and a lifetime of experience as a rider, amateur jockey and jum... View profile

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Specialty

Political Risk - Foreign Direct Investment

XL Catlin's Insurance segment offers foreign direct investment insurance to clients involved in international business. We bring solutions and peace of mind to a wide variety of client companies that face the risks of disruption to or even the outright total loss of their overseas businesses caused by political forces or events. Typically our clients include exporters, manufacturers, engineering / procurement / construction contractors and global financial institutions including commodity traders.
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    Capacity

    – Up to USD 190 million per risk
    – Up to 15 years

    Coverage

    XL Catlin helps businesses to protect their overseas investments in situations such as political violence or confiscation of assets. We cover risks from business disruption to outright loss of the overseas business – and a wide range of investments including new and existing projects, bank loans and leased assets. 

    Our appetite:
    – Expropriation, nationalization or confiscation of assets
    – Fixed and mobile assets
    – Equity holdings
    – Shareholder loans and dividends
    – Lender’s political risks
    – Financial institutions
    – Multilaterals and export credit agencies
    – Specific projects
    – Non-repayment or debt default by a state or state-owned enterprise
    – Currency inconvertibility and non-transfer
    – Non-cancellable coverage
    – Pre-shipment risks
    – US policies written on an admitted or non-admitted basis

    Client Profiles

    Large corporations, both public and private, involved in foreign direct investment, cross-border lending or international business, primarily in emerging markets across a variety of industries:
    – Exporters/manufacturers
    – Global financial institutions
    – Commodity traders
    – Engineering/procurement/construction contractors

    Typical Information Required

    – Summary of the investment/assets to be covered, including estimated values
    – Summary of the insured’s experience doing business in the country(ies) involved 
    – Coverages being requested and tenor requirements

    Benefits & Services

    – Capability to issue policies from various hubs globally (including Lloyd’s) to accommodate licensing and geographical location requirement
    – Underwriting locations in London, New York, Bermuda and Singapore to provide local, same-time zone access to our global capabilities

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Expert Profile

  • Joe Blenkinsopp His specialist knowledge and broad experience in international trade and overseas investment have made Joe a recognised expert in the pol... View profile
  • Rafael Docavo-Malvezzi Rafael is our Global Risk Manager for political risk and trade credit insurance. He’s an expert in credit and geopolitical analysis... View profile
  • Mark Houghton Mark is a Senior Underwriter for political risk and trade credit insurance in Asia. Having worked intimately with the insurance market as... View profile
  • Lian Phua Lian has worked as a political risk and trade credit insurance underwriter in both New York and Singapore. She has a strong background in... View profile

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This general product description is informational only. It is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation to purchase any particular insurance product. Products are subject to legal and underwriting requirements. Coverages may not be available in all jurisdictions, including without limitation any jurisdiction within the United States, and may be available only through appropriately licensed producers. In addition, XL GAPS’s provision of publications or services is not an indication of the existence or availability under any policy of coverage for any particular property or type of loss or damage. Policies underwritten from Bermuda, Brazil, China, Mexico, Switzerland, or written by XL Insurance Company SE are only available through non US-based brokers. The Insurance companies of XL Group plc are: Greenwich Insurance Company, Indian Harbor Insurance Company, XL Insurance America, Inc., XL Specialty Insurance Company, XL Insurance Company of New York Inc., XL Insurance (Bermuda) Ltd, XL Insurance Company SE, XL Insurance Switzerland Ltd, XL Insurance (China) Company Limited, XL Seguros Brasil S.A. and XL Insurance Mexico SA de CV. Coverages placed with Lloyd’s Syndicate #1209 are managed by Catlin Underwriting Agencies Limited and supported by XL corporate capital. Additional important information regarding our business is provided on our Legal Notices page.