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Martin Ellis

Martin Ellis is senior vice president and manager of Comerica Bank's Global and Captive Insurance Group. The group specializes in providing banking services such as revolving credit facilities, letters of credit, treasury management, asset management, and trust custody to insurance, reinsurance, and captive insurance companies.

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Comerica Bank
411 West Lafayette, Fifth Floor
MC: 3331
Detroit, MI 48226
Tel: (313) 222–9443
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Martin Ellis is senior vice president and manager of Comerica Bank's Global and Captive Insurance Group. The group specializes in providing banking services such as revolving credit facilities, letters of credit, treasury management, asset management, and trust custody to insurance, reinsurance, and captive insurance companies in the United States, Canada, Bermuda, Barbados, and the Cayman Islands.

He has over 25 years' experience at Comerica providing a full range of business banking solutions including acquisition financing to companies in many different industries including insurance, brokerage, and finance.

Mr. Ellis is a CPA and has a BBA from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA from the University of Michigan.


Martin Ellis

Collateral for Captive Insurers

Martin Ellis, manager of Comerica Bank's Captive Insurance Group, says captive insurers mainly use letters of credit and reinsurance trusts for collateral.

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Martin Ellis

Custody for Captive Insurers

Martin Ellis of Comerica's Captive Insurance Group says custody for captive insurers is the safekeeping of a captive's financial assets in an account.

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Why Letters of Credit Are the Most Popular Option for Captive Insurers

Martin Ellis, manager of Comerica Bank's Captive Insurance Group, explains why letters of credit (LOCs) are the most popular collateral option for captive insurers.

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