About AmTrust International

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As part of the ‘A’ rated AmTrust Group we can underwrite throughout the world from our insurance platforms in North America, Europe and Bermuda, including:

AmTrust Europe Limited

AmTrust Europe Limited is our UK regulated insurance company. The head office is in London with further locations in Nottingham, Milan, Manchester.

AmTrust International Underwriters Designated Activity Company

AmTrust International Underwriters Designated Activity Company is our Irish regulated insurance company based in Dublin.

AmTrust Insurance Spain S.L.U.

AmTrust Insurance Spain S.L.U. is based in Madrid. It works with AmTrust Europe Limited to underwrite Surety Bond business worldwide.

AmTrust Nordic AB

AmTrust Nordic AB is based in Stockholm. It provides underwriting, risk and claims management throughout Scandinavia for AmTrust International Underwriters Designated Activity Company.

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AmTrust Group

The AmTrust Group is a multinational speciality property and casualty insurance group. Formed in 1998, it has insurance platforms in the United States, Europe and Bermuda providing a balanced portfolio of insurance products. There are over 30 AmTrust offices throughout the world.

The parent, AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (AFSI) became publicly traded on the NASDAQ Global Market in November 2006.

With its extensive underwriting experience and a prestigious ‘A’ (Excellent) credit rating from A.M.Best, the AmTrust Group has earned a reputation as an innovative, technology driven provider of insurance products.

AmTrust Europe Limited

From its headquarters in London, AmTrust Europe Limited focuses on working with its clients to deliver their global business needs. Its product lines include property, legal expenses, casualty (particularly employers’, public and product liability and professional indemnity insurance), warranty and other specialty risks, surety, accident & health, affinity.

It underwrites from offices in London, Nottingham, Manchester, Milan. Its focus on its clients has helped it to deliver record results in 2011.

AmTrust International Underwriters Designated Activity Company

AmTrust International Underwriters Designated Activity Company is based in Dublin and regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland. It specialises in affinity products, latent defect, warranty, GAP, engineering, retailer & manufacturer schemes, computer insurance and liability internationally.

Like AmTrust Europe Limited, its underwriters work closely with their clients to fully understand their business and to develop products which help the client take advantage of its opportunities.

AmTrust Insurance Spain S.L.U.

AmTrust Insurance Spain S.L.U is an underwriting agency of AmTrust Europe Limited. Established in 2011, AmTrust Insurance Spain S.L.U is a specialist team of surety underwriters and underwrites on behalf of AmTrust Europe Limited across the globe.

AmTrust Nordic AB

AmTrust Nordic AB is the AmTrust Group's platform in Scandinavia.

Established in 2005 AmTrust Nordic AB, is a wholly owned subsidiary of AmTrust International Underwriters Designated Activity Company. It is involved in underwriting, risk and claims management throughout Scandinavia. With support from colleagues in Dublin, London and Nottingham, AmTrust Nordic is able to handle the whole process from development of the idea behind a scheme to claims management.

Clients include Automotive, Banks, Leasing Companies, Retailers, Manufacturers, Trade Unions, Real Estate Agents, Real Estate Developers, Telecom Companies, Service Companies, Security Companies, Power and Utility Companies.

Our History

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  • AFSI announced as Fortune 100 fastest growing company in USA.

    December 2012

    AmTrust Financial Services Inc, is rated as the 60th fastest growing company in the US.

  • AmTrust Europe Limited announces record profits for 2011

    April 2012

    AmTrust Europe Limited business continues to grow, announcing record profits for 2011.

  • Milan office: an approved branch of AmTrust Europe Limited

    March 2012

    To enhance its presence within the European market, AmTrust Europe opens an office in Milan.

  • AmTrust Insurance Spain set up

    December 2011

    AmTrust Insurance Spain is set up to underwrite surety business internationally.

  • London operation grows

    August 2011

    Following the rapid expansion of the European Head Quarters, all staff relocate to a new office within the City at Minster Court. The box at the prestigious Lloyd's of London is maintained as a hub for brokers and intermediaries to present their business.

  • MMCM acquired

    July 2011

    MMCM, an Italian claims management company is acquired to manage Amtrust’s claims in Italy.

  • IGI Insurance becomes AmTrust Europe Limited

    July 2010

    Following the acquisition, IGI rebrands to AmTrust Europe; a strategic decision to ensure the consistency and strength of the already established AmTrust brand.

  • UK insurer acquired

    April 2007

    AmTrust acquires IGI Group Limited, a speciality risk insurance group based in the United Kingdom.

  • NASDAQ launch

    November 2006

    AmTrust becomes publicly traded and begins trading on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol AFSI.

  • AmTrust International Underwriters expands its European presence

    May 2005

    AmTrust Nordic AB opens in Stockholm, a subsidiary of AmTrust International Underwriters; a hub in Scandinavia for AmTrust Financial Services, Inc and its European insurance companies.

  • London base established

    May 2003

    AmTrust creates a specialty risk and extended warranty insurance team, situated in the world renowned Lloyds Building within the City of London.

  • CEO Appointment

    April 2003

    Max Caviët is appointed CEO of AmTrust's European Operations.

  • AmTrust International Underwriters established

    March 2003

    AmTrust International Underwriters is established in Dublin, Ireland.

  • AmTrust Financial founded

    April 1998

    AmTrust's current majority stockholders acquired the company and its affiliates Technology Insurance Company and AmTrust International Insurance from Wang Laboratories and changed its name to AmTrust Financial Services, Inc.

Why choose us?

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Financially Robust

The AmTrust business model has proven itself time after time to be profitable regardless of macro-economic or insurance-specific cycles. This is supported by the A.M.Best rating ‘A’ (Excellent) which both AmTrust’s European insurance companies have received.

Special market knowledge

Underserved markets are the heart of our product range; by being proactive, opportunistic, disciplined, and responsive in the markets which we operate, we can create tailored solutions for our clients.

Can-do underwriting culture

Our underwriters are empowered to think laterally and lead from a position of knowledge which enables them to develop and deliver trusted solutions.

We're in this for the long term

Strong relationships form the bedrock of everything we do; we understand that a client well served is a company’s greatest asset.

International presence

We understand local market requirements and with 30 AmTrust offices throughout the world, we are committed to international growth.

Legal Terms and Conditions

AmTrust International is a branding style of AmTrust International Underwriters Designated Activity Company and AmTrust Europe Limited. AmTrust International Underwriters Designated Activity Company Registered in Ireland. Company No. 169384. Authorised and regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland. Registered office: 40 Westland Row, Dublin 2, Ireland. AmTrust Europe Limited Registered in England and Wales. Company No. 1229676. Authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Firm’s reference number 202189.Registered office: Market Square House, St James’s Street, Nottingham, NG1 6FG. Member of the Association of British Insurers.