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Corporate profile

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Elite Insurance Company Ltd Elite is a dynamic niche insurer offering client Financial Lines, Property/Casualty, Motor, Legal Expense and Surety/Bond Guarantee Insurance. The niche products we offer are a testament to our rapid growth in recent years. Our objective is to continue to expand our lines in the market not only in the UK but across Europe. As a team we are united in our commitment to providing insurance solutions which embrace the needs of our clients. We are focused on delivering these products quickly, conveniently and competitively. Strong relationships with resellers, who we regard as an integral part of the Elite team, are fundamental to our success and, over the years, we have established an unrivalled network to mutual advantage.

It’s our ability to work together that determines our success Nor have our efforts as a business gone unnoticed. Not only are we regularly entered into industry awards, our rapid growth has earned us a place in the Sunday Times Fast Track 100, for companies with the fastest growing sales over three consecutive years. When a team makes a commitment to act as one, that team becomes unstoppable.


Elite’s mission, vision and core values • To ensure a high level of service to our clients and partners, forging strong and long-term relationships • To apply a proactive, efficient and flexible approach to our clients and partners • To focus on controlled and targeted expansion into international markets • To expand the Elite brand in the chosen fields • Continuously create and develop innovative products • Continuously expand Elite’s brand within Europe Elite is licensed by the Financial Services Commission of Gibraltar under the Insurance Companies Act 1987 to carry out insurance business. Elite is also authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority to write policies in the UK and is authorised to write business in Europe.


A winning team The insurance market is fiercely competitive but, since our inception in 2005, we have grown steadily to become a leading player. Unlike mainstream insurers, who tend to offer a standard range of products through rigid underwriting models, we deliver custom insurance solutions. The underwriters here at Elite are industry leading professionals, experts at devising tailored and innovative solutions to new and complex problems, across a wide range of risks and products. Policyholders require flexibility. Brokers need fast answers to risk evaluations. With Elite Insurance, that’s exactly what you get. Our team of experienced underwriters offers a complete in-house risk assessment and underwriting service, we react quickly, with flexibility rarely found in the market. This unrivalled concentration of specialist underwriting expertise and talent, together with immediate access to decision makers and technical expertise, enables brokers to provide fast, good value solutions via a diverse portfolio of insurance products.

Wherever there is a need, Elite will provide a solution


Why choose Elite? At Elite, we thrive on writing niche products and continue to create and develop these types of products to meet the needs of our clients. The underwriters at Elite can devise tailored and innovative solutions to new and complex problems across a wide range of risks and products. To maximise growth within our resources, we choose to operate through Delegated Authorities with carefully selected brokers and partners. This approach is fundamental to the success of Elite and, over the years, we have established an extensive network of partners throughout Europe.


Play to win Our market leading Legal Expenses Insurance is trusted by over 90% of the UK’s top 200 law firms. It’s a position we’re keen to maintain. The legal expenses landscape is evolving and Elite is determined to keep its products - and its clients - ahead of the game. Our in-house underwriting capability, one of the UK’s largest, has been instrumental in developing products that reflect the needs of modern law firms. We offer flexible protection for an increasing range of legal cases including: personal injury, clinical negligence, insolvency and bankruptcy, commercial and contractual. We evaluate and underwrite individual risks too. With stepped and single premiums, early settlement discounts and deferred payments, we make access to justice more affordable than ever before.

Leading the field in Legal Expenses Insurance


Insurance products If you have an insurance problem, Elite will deliver a solution. Unlike traditional general insurers, we offer a service that is truly bespoke. In fact, no request goes unconsidered. As a result we underwrite a diverse - and continually expanding - range of policies throughout the UK and Europe. This flexible thinking enables us to develop and maintain strong relationships with brokers and intermediaries looking for specialist insurance and exceptional service. In fact, some of the most specialist cover-holders in the market develop and distribute products using our Delegated Authority arrangements. At Elite, these are some of the products we currently write: • Financial Lines (including Professional Indemnity, Directors’ & Officers’ Liability, Personal Guarantee, Medical Malpractice and Warranty & Indemnity) • Property/Casualty (including Property Damage/Business Interruption, Employers’ Liability, Public Liability, Pet Insurance, Title Insurance, Insurance Backed Guarantees, Latent Defect Insurance and Warranties) • After the Event Legal Expenses Insurance (ATE) and Before the Event Legal Expenses Insurance (BTE) • Motor Insurance • Bond/Surety Guarantee For full details of the types of products we write, please get in touch with Elite.


Protect your business and reputation Not only can claims of negligence ruin reputations, they can destroy businesses. That’s why Professional Indemnity Insurance is essential for the modern law firm. From small, specialist firms to medium sized or large listed multinationals, our PII cover addresses the professional needs of solicitors competitively and thoroughly. Our experienced and flexible underwriting capability protects against claims of negligence arising from a failure to perform professional services or errors relating to those services. Elite Solicitor and Solicitor Protect Plus are available without administration fees enabling you to update and alter your policy as required. We offer immediate worldwide jurisdiction, territorial cover and underwrite up to £/Euro 3 million per risk. We are in the process of expanding our PII portfolio to incorporate competitively priced, tailored solutions for a growing range of diverse professions.

You’re in safe hands with our Professional Indemnity Insurance


Strength to conquer new markets As a business our vision is focused on controlled and targeted expansion into international markets. We work with a network of leading international brokers, insurers and reinsurers. Our considerable experience and market understanding, together with our adaptability, has enabled us to gain a significant presence in Europe. Our insurance products are available through established partners in Republic of Island, Gibraltar, Spain, Italy and France. We are poised to expand into other regions of Europe and move into Australia, the Far East and North America.

Insurance solutions that cover the world We want to be recognised as the leading international niche insurance experts with products that cover the world.

Kick off the conversation If you are interested in doing business with Elite Insurance or would like to find out more about our products call our Business Development Team on 0845 601 1221. Or email: enquiries@elite-insurance.co.uk


Elite Insurance Company Limited

Newton Chambers, Newton Business Park, Isaac Newton Way, Grantham, Lincolnshire NG31 9RT T: 0845 601 1221 F: 01476 563 600 E: enquiries@elite-insurance.co.uk Elite Insurance Company Ltd are authorised and licensed by the Financial Services Commission of Gibraltar under the Insurance Companies Act 1987 to carry out insurance business. Elite Insurance Company Ltd are authorised by the Financial Services Commission and authorised and subject to limited regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority. Details about the extent of our authorisation and regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority are available from us on request. Version 3.0

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