- Event held in Lloyd’s Underwriting Room on Thursday 15th September, with the Lloyd’s market in attendance
- The historic Lutine bell rung once to mark the death of The Queen and twice to mark the accession of The King
Lloyd’s, the world’s leading marketplace for commercial, corporate and specialty risk solutions, today hosted a ceremony in the Underwriting Room of its building at One Lime Street to remember Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and to mark the accession of His Majesty King Charles III.
The ceremony began with a single ring of the Lutine Bell to mark the death of HM Queen Elizabeth, and ended with two rings to acclaim the new King. Attendees included members of the Lloyd’s market and employees of the Corporation of Lloyd’s and provided an opportunity to come together to remember Her Majesty, and express support for the new King.