Howden Group Invests $84M to Support Its Treaty Reinsurance MGA, Tamesis DUAL

Howden Group Holdings announced an investment of $84 million in support of Tamesis DUAL Ltd., the reinsurance division of DUAL Group, the world’s largest international MGA.

This additional capacity has been in place since Jan. 1, 2021 and the capital was provided by Howden Group and a third party investor.

“This deal represents our first underwriting capital commitment in support of DUAL, and I’m delighted to welcome a third party investor to sit alongside the group for this transaction,” commented David Howden, CEO, Howden Group Holdings.

“It’s fantastic that Tamesis are to be the first to benefit from this new capital, which is testimony to their underwriting acumen and their exemplary track record in underwriting retrocessional excess of loss,” said Richard Clapham, CEO, DUAL Group. “This new binder, supporting this class, gives Tamesis increased capacity in an area which is seeing significantly improved pricing.”

Source: Howden Group Holdings