Captive Domiciles

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Why Go Captive, or Why Not?

A new Captive Thought Leader Video featuring Steve Kinion, director at the Bureau of Captive and Financial Insurance Products—Delaware Department of Insurance, titled "Why Go Captive?" has recently been added to the video library.
November 18, 2019 Read More
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The Oregon Captive Insurance Domicile

While Oregon is a relatively small captive domicile, the state has enjoyed significant captive growth over the last few years. At the end of 2018, Oregon had 17 captive insurance companies, which is more than double compared to 2014, when the state had just 8 captives.
November 15, 2019 Read More
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IMAC Update on the Fast-Approaching Cayman Captive Forum recently caught up with Insurance Managers Association of Cayman (IMAC) to discuss the world's largest captive insurance conference, the Cayman Captive Forum, happening December 3–5 at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands. readers can still register online until November 29.
November 07, 2019 Read More
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Labuan IBFC Leads Asia in Captive Insurer Formations

A recent report, titled "Driving Captive Transformation in Asia," reveals that 50 percent of all new captive incorporations in Asia are from Labuan International Business and Financial Center (Labuan IBFC).
November 06, 2019 Read More
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The Oklahoma Captive Insurance Domicile

Like many other captive insurance company domiciles, Oklahoma has enjoyed steady growth. Between 2014 and 2018, the number of captive insurers licensed in Oklahoma rose 25 percent. Curious? Learn more today on
October 31, 2019 Read More
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Guernsey Launches US Joint Venture

Guernsey-based regulatory consultancy Midshore Consulting USA LLC announced the launch of a joint venture in the United States to attract more American-sourced work to the island.
October 28, 2019 Read More

China Captives Expand into Europe Via Guernsey Domicile

Guernsey's profile as a key captive insurance jurisdiction for Chinese clients continues to build as Chinese business expands into Europe. Proximity to London is a selling point, as is Guernsey's international reputation and the availability of professional services within the jurisdiction.
October 25, 2019 Read More
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Captive Insurance Company Growth Strong in DC Domicile

Captive insurance company growth continues to be strong in the District of Columbia, captive regulators say. So far this year, 12 new captives have been licensed, up from 9 at the same period in 2018.
October 24, 2019 Read More
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Texas Captive Regulators Maintain an Open Door Policy

There are currently 43 captive insurance companies licensed in Texas, and the domicile expects to have at least 44 captives in the state by the end of 2019. Texas regulators say the department successfully manages the volume of captive formation inquiries and maintains an open door policy.
October 15, 2019 Read More
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The Maine Captive Insurance Domicile

While Maine is one of the smallest captive insurance company domiciles in the United States—Maine currently has just three captives—it is a domicile that captive managers give the highest marks. Curious? Learn more today on
October 07, 2019 Read More
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The Missouri Captive Insurance Domicile

As a captive insurance company domicile, steady growth is an apt description for the state of Missouri. The number of captives licensed in Missouri has increased by nearly 50 percent since 2014, with 71 captives at the end of 2018. Curious? Learn more today on
October 03, 2019 Read More
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The Montana Captive Insurance Domicile

While Montana is, in terms of population, one of the smallest US states, the opposite is true when it comes to captive insurance companies. Curious? Learn more today.
October 01, 2019 Read More
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The South Carolina Captive Insurance Domicile

Since passing its captive insurance law in 2000, the South Carolina captive domicile has enjoyed steady growth. Captive managers and others say a key driver fueling that growth has been a highly talented regulatory staff. Curious? Learn more today.
September 30, 2019 Read More
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Captive Insurer Formations Expected To Accelerate in 2020

New captive insurance company formations are continuing with captive regulators and managers expecting growth to accelerate next year as the traditional market hardens.
September 30, 2019 Read More
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The Ohio Captive Insurance Domicile

While Ohio is a very small captive insurance company domicile, the state has several key captive attractions. For Ohio-based organizations, there can be significant cost savings in setting up captives in the state compared to other domiciles. Curious? Learn more today on
September 27, 2019 Read More
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Vermont's Captive Scene Attracts Growing Interest from China and Mexico

Over 1,000 people attended this year's Vermont Captive Insurance Association annual conference, held in Burlington, Vermont, on August 5–8. The event drew attendees from nearly every state and 11 countries. There is growing international interest in the Vermont domicile from countries including China and Mexico.
August 08, 2019 Read More
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Vermont Captive Delegation To Visit Mexico in 2020

The State of Vermont and the Vermont Captive Insurance Association will send a delegation comprised of government, regulatory, and industry representatives to Mexico next year to highlight Vermont's captive industry at an educational forum.
August 07, 2019 Read More
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The Nevada Captive Insurance Domicile

Nevada is not only one of the older captive domiciles in the United States, it is also a domicile that has enjoyed steady growth. In the 5 years from 2013 to 2017, the number of captives licensed in Nevada increased over 40 percent. Curious? Learn more today on
August 07, 2019 Read More
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The Tennessee Captive Insurance Domicile

Tennessee, which is one of the oldest domestic captive domiciles, has, in recent years, become one of the fastest growing. Over the last 4 years, the number of active captives in Tennessee has doubled, jumping from 68 in 2014 to 136 at the end of 2018. Curious? Learn more today on
July 29, 2019 Read More
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The Utah Captive Insurance Domicile

While there are several reasons why Utah has, for many years, been a major captive domicile, a key factor has been the high quality and accessibility of the state's captive regulatory staff, captive managers and others say. Curious? Learn more today on
July 23, 2019 Read More