Captive Basics

Contrasting Risk Retention Groups and Captive Insurance Companies

June 19, 2023

It is said that while many Risk Retention Group (RRG) are licensed under states' captive insurance company laws, not all captives are RRGs. Learn about the key contrasts of RRGs and other types of captives, including the number licensed, scope of coverage, and interest in formation. Read More

Risk Retention Groups: A Basic Overview

June 16, 2023

A risk retention group (RRG) is a captive insurance company formed pursuant to the federal Liability Risk Retention Act. This article discusses some of the basics of RRGs, including differences between RRGs and other types of captives. Read More

Introduction to Captives

March 9, 2023

Find out why captive insurance could be the perfect solution for you or your client in one of IRMI Podcast's most popular episodes. Read More

2022 Was a Good Year for Captives

December 19, 2022

Driven by a hard insurance market and greater global uncertainty, the captive insurance market saw significant growth during 2022. In addition to new captive owners, many companies already using captives extended the concept to address other risk exposures. Read More

Reinsurance 101

September 20, 2021

Gain a clear understanding of treaty and facultative reinsurance in just 20 minutes with this informative excerpt from the IRMI Emmett J Vaughan Agribusiness Conference. Read More