Captive Insurance Basics

A captive insurer is an insurance company that is wholly owned and controlled by its insureds; its primary purpose is to insure the risks of its owners, and its insureds benefit from the captive insurer’s underwriting profits. Below you will find links to articles and information that delve into the benefits and disadvantages of captives, how to determine whether they are a good risk finance solution for your organization, where to headquarter them, and how to use them effectively.

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Articles and Information on Captive Insurance from IRMI®


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Click directly to the issue in IRMI Online or ReferenceConnect. Following are the highlights of this month's CICR.



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Stay ahead of the latest developments in the alternative risk transfer market with articles on captive formation, domiciles, management, legislation, taxes, accounting, finance, governance, and more.