About Chaucer Group
About Chaucer Group
Chaucer are a leading specialty (re)insurance group working with brokers, coverholders and clients to protect and support business activities around the world. Our services are accessed both through Lloyd’s of London and the company markets.
Chaucer is a member of the China Re Group and backed by their financial and operational resources. China Re is one of the world’s largest reinsurance companies whose outstanding and comprehensive strength is rated A (excellent) by AM Best and A (strong) by S&P Global Rating.
We are defined by an enterprising, bespoke approach to (re)insurance, enabled by the individual character, experience and imagination of our expert teams.
Through Lloyd's, Chaucer Syndicates 1084 and 1176 offer clients strong financial security with every policy has the support of an A (excellent) rating from A.M. Best and an A+ (strong) from Standard & Poor’s and AA- (very strong) rating from Fitch.
Chaucer Insurance Company has an A (excellent) rating from A.M. Best, and A (strong) from Standard and Poor’s. Our parent, China Re, maintains excellent ratings from A.M. Best, and Standard & Poor's.
We have a global reach.
Headquartered in London, with international hubs in Copenhagen, Dubai, Miami, Dublin, Singapore, Sydney and Bermuda, we employ more than 500 people worldwide, including more than 120 specialist underwriters.
We offer an exceptional range of insurance and reinsurance risk classes and a first-rate service.
- Gross premiums written in 2022$2.4bn
- Underwriters Globally120+
- Group-wide claims paid in 2022$701m
Celebrating a century of success
From enabling ships to sail, to helping businesses get back online in the event of a cyber attack, we have developed and innovated to protect our clients and enable growth. In today and tomorrow's unpredictable and uncertain world with political, environmental and economic uncertainty at every turn, our risk expertise is needed now more than ever.