Africa Specialty Risks obtains approval ‘in principle’ from the Dubai Financial Service Authority

London, 25 January 2024 – Africa Specialty Risks (ASR), the pan-African focused (re)insurance group, is pleased to announce that it has been granted approval ‘in principle’ from the Dubai Financial Service Authority to register as a Company. This development marks another important milestone for ASR, setting the stage for the incorporation of a new entity, ASR Middle […]

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Africa Specialty Risks gains Lloyd’s Council “approval in principle” to launch Syndicate in 2024 with Managing Agent Apollo

London, 08 December 2023 – Africa Specialty Risks (ASR), the pan-African focused (re)insurance group, has received Lloyd’s Council ‘in-principle’ approval to launch a Lloyd’s syndicate in 2024, with Apollo Syndicate Management, the market leading innovative integrated insurance group. The ‘in-principle’ approval from Lloyd’s Council is subject to further financial and operational work undertaken by all new entrants to […]

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Africa Specialty Risks Receives Baa1 Credit Rating from Moody’s

London, 12 October 2023 – Africa Specialty Risks (ASR), the pan-African focused reinsurance group, is pleased to announce that Moody’s Investors Service (Moody’s) has assigned a Baa1 long term insurance financial strength rating (IFSR) to ASR Re Limited (ASR Re). The rating is based on ASR Re’s: (i) growing relevance and client base in the specialty and corporate […]

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Africa Specialty Risks launches new Captive Solutions Offering

24 August 2023 – Africa Specialty Risks (“ASR”), the pan-African focused reinsurance group, is pleased to announce that it has launched a new Captive Solutions offering. In conjunction, the team  will be attending the Organisation of Eastern and Southern African Insurers (OESAI) Annual Conference and AGM from 27 – 31 August in Mauritius. To date, […]

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Africa Specialty Risks lance sa solution de captives

Londres, le 24 août 2023 – Africa Specialty Risks (“ASR”), le groupe de réassurance panafricain, a le plaisir d’annoncer le lancement de sa solution de captives. Conjointement, l’équipe participera à la conférence annuelle et à l’assemblée générale de l’Organisation of Eastern and Southern Africa Insurers (OESAI) du 27 au 31 août à l’île Maurice. A […]

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