Great American Expands Underwriting to Include Single Entity Captives

August 5, 2009

Cincinnati, Ohio-based Great American Insurance Group announced that its Alternative Markets Division has expanded its underwriting to include single entity captives.

Highlights of Great American’s single entity captive model include:

  • Target account premiums of $750,000 and higher
  • Multi-line capabilities, including Property
  • Multi-state product filings and enhancement coverages
  • Excess of Loss (XOL) and Quota Share (QS) risk participation options
  • Turn-key service capabilities, as well as unbundled service options for claim administration and loss prevention/risk management services

Great American’s submission criteria include:

  • ACORD application or equivalent for all lines to be placed within the captive
  • Loss runs for current term and at least 4 full prior years, valued within the past 3 months, including a description of each loss greater than $50,000
  • Premium and exposure history to match the time period for which loss information is provided
  • Most recent audited financials (and internal statements if audited statements are more than six months old)
  • Other information such as Web address, loss prevention reports, copy of safety manual and desired coverage features is encouraged.

Source: Great American Insurance Group,

Topics Underwriting

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