Advent is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fairfax. Based in the U.K., Advent is a specialty insurance and reinsurance business.  In 2017, Advent's net premiums written were US$184.4 million. At year-end, the company had shareholders' equity of US$129.7 million and there were approximately 120 employees.

Advent offers insurance and reinsurance solutions through Advent Syndicate 780 at Lloyd's. 

Advent is led by the Chief Executive Officer, Nigel Fitzgerald. 

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Mincing Lane
London, U.K.

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Advent Syndicate 780 operates within the Lloyd’s market which has ratings of “A” (Excellent) from A.M. Best and “A+” (Strong) from S&P.