War, Terrorism and Political Violence
XL Catlin offers worldwide insurance for assets that are exposed to war, terrorism and political violence attacks. We help companies navigate through dynamic, complex and ever-changing global threats while considering the implications of legislation such as TRIPRA.

Product details


Any one risk: USD 200 million


  • Terrorism and sabotage
  • Riots, strikes and civil commotion and malicious damage
  • Insurrection, revolution and coup d’etat
  • War and civil war
  • Employee and general terrorism liability
  • Chemical, Biological, Radiological & Nuclear (CBRN)
  • CBRN Liability
  • Active Assailant

Client Profiles

Clients needing war, political violence or terrorism insurance coverage, ranging from small companies with single asset exposure to multinational companies with global exposure, including:

  • Fortune 500
  • Real estate
  • Offices and banks
  • Power and utilities
  • Chemical and pharmaceutical
  • Energy - oil and gas
  • Construction and mining
  • Hospitality
  • Transport

Typical Information Required

  • Schedule of values
  • Security information
  • Information on any losses, threats or incidents

Benefits & Services

  • Certainty of stand-alone coverage
  • Global insurance coverage for terrorism, war and political violence
  • Primary, excess or quota share participation
  • Standard market or bespoke wordings
  • Global capability, with underwriting hubs in London, Singapore and the US
  • Specialized underwriters who understand applicable legislation like TRIPRA

Information and Research

Active Assailant Brochure

Active Assailant

Active Assailant FAQs

Auto Terrorism

Active Assailant, Loss of Attraction and Threat (ALT)

Active Assailant, Loss of Attraction and Threat (ALT): FAQ’s

Chemical, Biological, Radiological & Nuclear

Cyber Attack

War Terrorism and Political Violence

Attachment Point


Minimum Deductible


Minimum Premium


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, 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, Canada, China, Mexico, Switzerland, or written by XL Insurance Company SE are only available through non US-based brokers. The Insurance companies of XL Group Ltd are: Catlin Insurance Company, Inc., Catlin Indemnity Company, Catlin Specialty Insurance Company, Greenwich Insurance Company, Indian Harbor Insurance Company, XL Insurance America, Inc., XL Specialty Insurance Company, XL 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 #2003 are managed by Catlin Underwriting Agencies Limited and supported by XL Catlin corporate capital. Additional important information regarding our business is provided on our Legal Notices page.

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