ABR Reinsurance Capital Holdings


Chubb estimates $1.6bn Harvey & Irma loss, may hit ABR Re too

Global insurance and reinsurance firm Chubb revealed an estimation of its losses from hurricane Harvey and Irma's impacts on the United States and the Caribbean, with the firm suggesting up to $1.6 billion of loss, pre-tax and net of reinsurance, some of which is likely to fall to its total read the full article →

Chubb’s reinsurance ceded to ABR Re jumps 144% to $280m in 2016

Primary insurance and reinsurance group Chubb Ltd. dramatically increased its cessions of reinsurance premiums to total-return vehicle ABR Reinsurance Ltd. by 144% in 2016, ceding $288 million during the full-year. ABR Reinsurance Ltd. is Chubb's captive or self-reinsurance vehicle, which it established in 2015 after an $800 million capital raise as read the full article →

Chubb (ACE) cedes $115m of reinsurance premiums to ABR Re in 2015

U.S. insurance group Chubb Ltd. has revealed that it ceded $115m of reinsurance premiums to ABR Reinsurance Ltd. in 2015, its captive-style and total return reinsurer joint-venture with Blackrock, recognising commissions of $30m in the year. ABR Re was launched in April 2015 by ACE Limited, after raising $800m of capital read the full article →

ABR Re to follow market terms, be a capacity player: ACE’s Greenberg

Evan Greenberg, CEO of global insurance and reinsurance firm ACE Limited, said that the new joint-venture backed, captive-style reinsurer ABR Re will purely be a capacity player, following the reinsurance market's terms. Greenberg, speaking during ACE's first-quarter 2015 earnings conference call, was asked about ABR Re and how the vehicle might read the full article →

ACE & Blackrock launch ABR Reinsurance with $800m capital

ABR Reinsurance Ltd., the much discussed hybrid reinsurance vehicle, has been officially launched by insurer ACE Limited and investment bank Blackrock, having raised approximately $800m of capital, which was at the lower end of its target. ABR Reinsurance Capital Holdings Ltd., the parent company of ABR Re, had been targeting a read the full article →

ACE & Blackrock’s ABR Re files offering to raise $800m to $1.3B

ABR Reinsurance Capital Holdings Ltd., the much discussed joint venture reinsurer from insurer ACE Limited and investment bank Blackrock, has filed a securities offering which suggests that the reinsurer will look to raise between $800m and $1.3 billion of capital for launch. ABR Reinsurance Capital Holdings Ltd. is perhaps better known read the full article →