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About QBE Group

QBE Insurance Group is one of the world's leading international insurers and reinsurers, headquartered in Sydney, Australia.

The Group operates in 38 countries across the globe with a presence in all key insurance markets, and we are lead underwriters within our chosen markets, setting rates and conditions.

For the year ended 31 December 2014, the company underwrote gross written premium totalling £10,634 million and held shareholders’ funds of £7,144 million. QBE Insurance Group is rated ‘A-’ by Standard and Poor’s.

QBE European Operations

Our European Operations account for 29% of Group turnover.

Active in both the Lloyd’s and company market, we are a leading specialist in London market and European commercial lines business.

Outside London, we operate from 8 regional centres in the UK and have a strategic presence across major European markets, Dubai, Canada and Singapore.

With hundreds of specialist product lines, we’re confident we can provide you with a competitive solution for your business.


Our Approach

We’re well known for our healthy appetite for risk and willingness to work flexibly in partnership with brokers.

We don’t believe that one size fits all. Nor are we influenced by what others do. From policy inception through to claims settlement, we apply our energy and expertise to really understanding our clients’ needs. It’s this attention to detail that enables us to tailor the solution that’s exactly right for them.


  QBE at a Glance
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A short introduction to QBE for brokers and clients. June 2015