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Political Perils

Emerging markets often provide the strongest growth opportunities for banks, traders and manufacturers. In recent years, it has again become evident that emerging markets that appear stable one day can suddenly face political unrest or economic instability.

Best for

  • Manufacturers
  • Trading Companies
  • Service Providers
  • Wholesalers
  • Distributors
  • Financial Institutions
  • Export Credit Agencies
  • Multilaterals


  • Non-cancellable limits
  • Up to 100% indemnity based on coverage being sought
  • Coverage may be expanded to include CEND
  • Maximum tenor of 10 years
  • Broker commission up to 22.5%
  • $50 million maximum line for any one risk
  • Worldwide scope
  • Responsiveness of a dual underwriting platform with experts in London and New York
  • Emphasis on building a customer relationship and a long-term partnership
  • Superior claims management processing and customer service

Summary of coverage

  • Insured perils include, but are not limited to: war; political violence; currency inconvertibility; and non-transfer and business interruption.
  • Coverage may be structured to insure fixed and/or mobile assets, including commodity stocks owned and stored abroad,, aircraft and vessels or any type of contractor's equipment that may be impacted by an act of violence or government interference.
  • Coverage may include currency inconvertibility or non-transfer of equity investments, shareholder loans or dividend payments following a political event.
  • Political events include discrimination by a foreign government against the asset or forced abandonment and physical damage as a result of a political violence event including, but not limited to, war, as well as an action imposed by the foreign government resulting in the inability of a policyholder to repatriate funds, convert currency or realize projected profits from an asset.
  • Admitted in all 50 states

Your team

Head office

135 Pinelawn Road, Suite 150N
Melville, NY 11747

Blake W
Blake Weber

Sr. Vice President, Credit Underwriting

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