Our policies are underwritten by UK General Insurance on behalf of Great Lakes Insurance SE via their UK branch.
Who are Great Lakes Reinsurance SE?
* - Great Lakes Reinsurance (UK) SE, was established in London in 1987. As of 2017 their HQ has been redomiciled to Munich and their name is now "Great Lakes Insurance SE". They are a wholly owned subsidiary of the group: “Munich Re” which was established in 1880.
* - Great Lakes had a gross written premium income of £2 billion in 2014.
* - Munich Re had a gross written premium of €50.4 billion in 2015.
* - Great Lakes have offices all around the world
Great Lakes Insurance SE, UK Branch, is authorised by Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht and subject to limited regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority and Prudential Regulation Authority.
This can be checked on the Financial Services Register at www.fca.org.uk/firms/systems-reporting/register or by calling them on 0800 111 6768 using FRN number 769884).
As a wholly owned subsidiary of the group Munich Re, they enjoy the Munich Re rating A+ (Superior) by A.M. Best.
More information about Great Lakes & Munich Re can be found on their website here.