Trade Credit, Surety and Political Risk Reinsurance
XL Catlin supports trade credit, surety bond and political risk insurers in their role as vital and stabilizing forces in the global economic development. We aim to become a core reinsurer providing excellent service, flexibility and innovation to foster our clients' growth.

Reinsurance Type:
We provide proportional and non-proportional reinsurance both for treaty and facultative transactions. Our dedicated team offers strong expertise to structure and price tailor-made and flow deals.

Typical Ceding Company:
Our client portfolio is very well diversified in number and by geographical spread. Within this portfolio we have a mix of regional, national and multinational cedants. The client base comprises multiline insurers with dedicated departments, specialized monoliners, captives and export credit agencies.

Territorial coverage:
Our Zurich-based team has authority to underwrite on a worldwide basis.

Our book is written both through brokers and directly with clients.

Industry memberships:
We are members of the following industry associations:

  • International Credit Insurance & Surety Association (ICISA)
  • Panamerican Surety Association (PASA)
  • Forum Cauzioni e Credito
  • Surety and Fidelity Association of America (SFAA)
  • National Association of Surety Bond Producers (NASBP)

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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