Beazley PLC (BEZ)

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Company Description

Beazley PLC was incorporated in 2009. It is engaged in the risk insurance and reinsurance business. Its operating segments are Life, accident and health; Marine; Political risks and contingency; Property; Reinsurance; and Specialty lines. Life, accident and health segment underwrites life, personal accident and sports risks. Marine segment underwrites a spectrum of marine classes, including hull, energy, cargo and specie and war risks. Political risks and contingency segment underwrites terrorism, political violence, expropriation and credit risks as well as contingency and risks associated with contract frustration. Property segment underwrites commercial, high-value homeowners' and engineering property insurance on a worldwide basis. Reinsurance division is engaged in writing property catastrophe, property per risk, aggregate excess of loss and pro-rata business. Specialty lines segment mainly underwrites professional lines, employment practices liability, specialty liability, directors' and officers' liability and healthcare. The group has operations in the UK, US, France, Norway, Germany, Ireland, Singapore, Hong Kong and Australia...