Captive Management

Nevis as a Captive Domicile: An Insider's Perspective

April 23, 2018

Atlas Management provides an insider's point of view for those considering the Caribbean island of Nevis as an offshore captive domicile. As a captive domicile, Nevis has many advantages compared to other offshore jurisdictions says Atlas Management. Read More


Strategy and Risk: 5 Key Questions for Captive Insurers

April 18, 2018

One of the major roles that a captive insurer's board of directors fills is setting the correct strategy and risk profile for the entity. But many boards struggle with this responsibility. Our 5 key questions can help your board get a better understanding of how to deal with these issues. Read More


Top Tips for Hiring a Captive Manager

March 28, 2018

Early on, the board of directors of a new captive insurer is charged with retaining a captive manager. The creation of a successful partnership between the board and this professional service provider is critical. In this article, Editor John Foehl discusses his top tips for conducting the request for proposal process when interviewing and retaining a captive manager. Read More


Captive Insurance and Direct Placement Taxes Explained

March 12, 2018

Direct placement taxes apply to both surplus lines placements as well as placements with any nonadmitted company, such as a captive insurer. Read More


A View from the Cockpit: Systems and Controls of Good Captive Managers

February 19, 2018

Successfully managing a captive insurance company involves many functions, including financial accounting, corporate governance, underwriting and risk management, regulatory reporting, and overseeing the work of various service providers. Captive managers should have in place a system of organizational controls that provides accurate and thorough administration and reporting of these functions. Read More