Lloyd’s capacity auctions

Notification to the auction office

The following Disclosure notices have been posted on lloyds.com since Auction Newsletter No1 was published on 19 September 2014.

D2014002 – D2014009

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 lloyds.com with all the auction reports.

Click here to view the opening Stakebuilders report.


Auction 1 - Reminder


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

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


Tuesday (Day 1) from 9am until 1pm

Wednesday (Day 2) from 10am until 2pm


Auction Office contact details:


Sally Dunning 01634 392486 or Graham Bonner 01634 392056


Bid Staging & Submission

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


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 (https://stamp.lloyds.com) 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 2013.

Pre-emption & De-emptions

To review the current syndicate pre-emption & de-emption intentions for the 2015 year of account please click here. 


The details given are of proposed pre-emptions and de-emptions, all of which are subject to approval by Lloyd’s Performance Management Directorate whose approval is expected by 24 October 2014.

Please note: this is for information only. The necessary percentages/data on confirmed changes will be forwarded electronically by Lloyd’s Market Services to the relevant Members’ Agents to update their systems accordingly.