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Brit Insurance

Brit is a market-leading global specialty (re)insurer and the largest business that trades primarily on the Lloyd's of London platform, the world's leading specialist commercial insurance market. Brit provides highly specialised insurance and reinsurance products to support its clients across a broad range of complex risks, with a strong focus on property, energy and casualty business.

Brit operates globally via a combination of its own international distribution network and benefits from Lloyd's global licences and broker partners. Brit owns, or has significant strategic investments in, a number of MGAs including Ambridge Partners LLC, Scion Underwriting Inc., Camargue Underwriting Managers Propriety Limited and Sutton Special Risk Inc. At December 31, 2018 Brit had 626 employees.

Its underwriting capabilities are underpinned by its strong financial position.

Since June 2015, Brit has been a member of the Fairfax group.

During 2018, Brit's gross written premiums totalled US$2,239.1 million. In addition to this, Brit manages approximately US$440 million of third party capital through Sussex Capital, the Bermuda-domiciled Investment Manager offering an insurance-linked strategies (ILS) product to institutional investors, the Versutus sidecar vehicle and Lloyd's Syndicate 2988.

Brit is led by its Chief Executive Officer, Matthew Wilson, who has been with Brit since 2000.


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Ratings

Over 96% of Brit's business is underwritten through its Lloyd's Syndicates 2987 and 2988 which benefit from Lloyd's of London ratings of A (Excellent) from A.M. Best, AA- (Very Strong) from Fitch and A+ (Strong) from Standard & Poor's.

Head Office

Brit Limited
The Leadenhall Building
122 Leadenhall Street
London
EC3V 4AB

Tel: +44 (0)20 3857 0000
www.britinsurance.com