Lancashire Holdings

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Lancashire Holdings
Public company
Traded asLSELRE
IndustryInsurance
Founded2005
HeadquartersHamilton, Bermuda
Key people
Peter Clarke (Chairman)[1]
Alex Maloney (CEO)
Revenue$478.8 million (2017)[2]
$(55.4) million (2017)[2]
$(70.6) million (2017)[2]
Websitewww.lancashiregroup.com

Lancashire Holdings is a Bermuda-based insurance company operating in Bermuda and London. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.

History[edit]

The Company was initially launched on the Alternative Investment Market in November 2005.[3] In February 2009 it secured a full listing on the London Stock Exchange.[4] It acquired Cathedral Capital in 2013, gaining access to the Lloyd's insurance market.[5]

Operations[edit]

The Company is focussed on property, energy, marine and aviation insurance. Unusually circa 85% of its business is primary insurance rather than re-insurance.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Company announcement, 18 February 2016
  2. ^ a b c "Annual Report 2017" (PDF). Lancashire Holdings. Retrieved 26 March 2018.
  3. ^ "Lancashire Holdings Limited News (LRE) Share Prices, Charts, News, Financials, and More - Digital Look". digitallook.com. Retrieved 30 March 2015.
  4. ^ "LANCASHIRE HOLDINGS LIMITED: Statement re Admission to the Official List". FinanzNachrichten.de. 16 February 2009. Retrieved 30 March 2015.
  5. ^ Lancashire Completes Acquisition of Cathedral Capital Limited Archived 2013-12-26 at the Wayback Machine.
  6. ^ "The Manual of Ideas' Instablog - Seeking Alpha". seekingalpha.com. Retrieved 30 March 2015.

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