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Chaucer Underwriting Division

Chaucer Underwriting Division is an Underwriting Division within Lloyd’s China specific to Syndicates 1084 and 1176 (“Chaucer Syndicates”).

Brief Introduction

Chaucer Syndicates is a specialist Lloyd’s insurance Group. At the core of the business is Syndicate 1084, which deploys expert underwriters in all major insurance and reinsurance classes.

Chaucer Syndicates has offices in London, Copenhagen, Miami, Dubai, Oslo, Malaysia and Singapore. Our parent company is China Reinsurance (Group) Corporation, a leading reinsurer in China, and one of the top 10 reinsurers in the world, which maintains excellent security ratings from A.M. Best and Standard & Poor’s.

Reinsurance Products

Chaucer Underwriting Division provides reinsurance products in the classes shown below via Lloyd’s China platform.

Facultative reinsurance:

Marine and Aviation

  • Cargo and Specie
  • Marine Hull and Liability
  • Ports and Terminals
  • Satellite
  • Political Violence and Political Risk
  • Aviation Hull and Liability
  • Trade Credit

Casualty and Other

  • Product and General Liability
  • Financial Institutions
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Institutional Healthcare Liability
  • E&O, D&O, PI


  • Facultative Property


  • Energy Exploration and Production
  • Upstream/Offshore Construction and Liability
  • Onshore Energy for Midstream and Downstream
  • Renewable Energy


  • Property and Liability

Treaty reinsurance:


  • Catastrophe XOL, risk XOL and selective retrocessional and proportional
  • Engineering
  • Agriculture


  • Excess of loss, retrocession for motor, employers, public, professional, financial and miscellaneous liabilities
  • Accident & Health
  • Medical Malpractice

Marine and Energy Excess of Loss

  • Cargo, Specie, Marine Hull
  • Marine Whole Account

Contact Information

Raina LI

Chaucer Underwriting Division
Lloyd’s Insurance (China) Company Limited

+86 21 6162 8276