About Us

Ascot is a Lloyd’s of London syndicate and a leading global specialty insurance underwriter. With a reputation for excellence we offer our clients the expertise and security of a large insurer while maintaining a personal approach to their risks, delivering solutions where others fall short.

Whilst we operate globally, Ascot remains agile and efficient. Our underwriters are able to respond quickly to changing market conditions and are sensitive and alert to emerging trends and issues that may impact on our clients. Ascot’s proactive approach and best-in-class systems ensure that we consistently deliver the best results for our clients, creating coverage that works.

As a top performing syndicate we are well respected within the Lloyd’s market and many of our underwriters are recognised as experts in their classes of business. Our thorough and responsible business approach ensures stability and consistency for our clients.

Ascot’s expertise spans several lines of business including Property, Energy, Cargo, Terrorism and Political Risk, Marine Hull and Liability, Casualty, Personal Accident, Healthcare, Treaty, and Specie and Fine Art. Whatever your need Ascot will work with you to provide the right solution.

As a Lloyd’s Syndicate (1414) Ascot enjoys the credit ratings assigned to Lloyd’s: A+ (Strong) from S&P, AA- (Very Strong) from Fitch, and A (Excellent) from A.M. Best. In addition, we are part of the Lloyd’s Chain of Security and all policies written by Ascot are backed by the security of the Central Fund.


Ascot UK Tax Strategy

Please read about Ascot’s UK tax strategy here.