Finance, Investments, and Accounting

Writing Third-Party Business in a Captive

May 28, 2024

The biggest advantage to writing third-party business through a captive insurance company is that it may provide a tax advantage. Read More


How Do Captive Insurers Use Reinsurance?

April 30, 2024

A captive is an insurance or reinsurance company set up exclusively to insure or reinsure the risks of the group to which it belongs. A captive insurer may operate as a direct insurer or a reinsurer. Read on to find out more about how captive insurers use reinsurance. Read More


ERM Basics for Group Captives

April 23, 2024

In this primer for how group captives can begin the enterprise risk management (ERM) process and develop the necessary expertise, we explore why the board should have an ERM committee as well as its responsibilities and charter. Read More


Captive Insurer Boards: Roles and Governance Guide

March 8, 2024

Setting up, owning, and managing a captive insurance company is a significant undertaking. This article aims to guide individuals assuming positions on a captive board. Read More


A.M. Best: Surety Boom Propels US Growth and Profitability

February 23, 2024

The demand for surety bonds in the United States continues to increase, leading to top-line premium growth in this segment of the insurance industry. Read More