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Auction Newsletter No2 for 2015

Mon 28 Sep 2015

Lloyd’s capacity auctions

Auction Newsletter No2

Notification to the auction office

The following Disclosure notices have been posted on since Auction Newsletter No1 was published on 21 September 2015.

D2015008 – D2015014

These notices are available on the disclosures section of the capacity website.

Opening Stakebuilders report

The report shows the percentage of capacity a member holds on a syndicate if it is above 25%. Also detailed is the percentage of capacity held by members connected to the syndicate. This report will be updated after each auction and published on with all the auction reports.

Click here to view the opening Stakebuilders report.

Syndicate Constitution files (SC files)

The electronic ‘Syndicate Constitution’ files will be available for all Managing Agents of unaligned syndicates to download from the Stamp system website ( on the dates specified in the Managing Agent Stamp & Auction timetables.

Notification will be emailed when these files are available. Kindly advise if your contact has changed since 2014.

Auction 1 - Reminder

Auction 1 will be held on Wednesday 30 September and Thursday 1 October.

The Auction system will be open for bid submission at the following times:

Wednesday (Day 1) from 9am until 1pm

Thursday (Day 2) from 10am until 2pm

Bid Staging & Submission

The auction office will be opening Auction 1 for Issuers to prepare and stage their bids from 10am on Tuesday 29 September ahead of the live auction being opened at 9am on Wednesday.

We would suggest that all Issuers who will be submitting bids in Auction 1 ensure that they can access the system before Tuesday, even if they do not plan to stage any bids in advance.

If you have any problems accessing the system, please contact the auction office as above.

Bids – minimum bid price change

Reminder - Auction bids can be made to 2 decimal places however the minimum bid price has changed. As per the Auction Rules 2015 paragraph 8 (6), the minimum Floor Limit and minimum Subscribers’ Premium is now 0.10p per £1 of capacity.