Intelligent underwriting of Accident, Aviation,
Crisis Management, Marine & Property insurance

Who are we?

W. R. Berkley Syndicate 1967 is a Lloyd’s syndicate specialising in underwriting a worldwide portfolio of insurance and reinsurance risks . more »

Our Mission

To establish W. R. Berkley Syndicate 1967 as one of the leading underwriters of choice in the Lloyd’s Market.

We aim to combine the excellent reputation and trading environment that is the hallmark of Lloyd’s with the expertise and resources available to member companies of W. R. Berkley Corporation.

Lloyd's Underwriters
A Berkley Company

Our Products

Underwriting a broad range of Aviation products  more »
Berkley & Consortia
Covering a wide range of niche products more »

Crisis Management
Insurance solutions for a wide range of Political and Contingency risks more »
A complete range of Marine insurance  products more »

Personal Accident
Underwriting a diverse Personal Accident book more »
A worldwide portfolio of direct & facultative insurance  more »

W. R. Berkley Network

Due to the varied needs of our clients, insurance solutions are required on a global basis. The Berkley group is comprised of more than 40 operating units participating in specialised areas of the insurance market worldwide. more »

News Feeds

  • Government threatens to remove Pool Re guarantee

    HM Treasury has threatened to remove the UK government's retrocessional guarantee for Pool Re unless the scheme's board and members agree to a major hike in the premium levied on the insurance industry. The Insurance Insider understands that the government and Pool Re'...more »

  • AmTrust breaks with $500mn Italian med-mal distributor

    Nasdaq-listed insurer AmTrust's relationship with Trust Risk Group, the sole distributor for its $500mn Italian medical malpractice business, has broken down under acrimonious circumstances, The Insurance Insider understands. AmTrust has given notice that it intends to sever ...more »

  • Aon reports 4% reinsurance revenue drop for Q3

    Aon became the last of the big three brokers to publish its third quarter interim results today (31 October), and revealed a decrease of 4 percent in organic revenue for its reinsurance business compared to Q3 2013. The fall was blamed on the decline in capital markets and transa...more »

  • AmTrust shares dive after Gotham's $0 price target

    Investment firm Gotham has published a wide-ranging attack on AmTrust in which it sets a price target of $0 for the stock, sending the Nasdaq-listed insurer's shares into a tailspin. AmTrust's shares have lost 16.8 percent of their value, sliding to $44.11 at last night&#...more »

  • Zurich closes sale of its Russian retail business

    Zurich Insurance Group has successfully closed the sale of its Russian general insurance retail business to Moscow-based investment company OLMA Group. The transaction, originally announced in July, came as part of Zurich's 2014-2016 strategy to invest in priority markets whi...more »

  • Third victim in Washington state high school shooting dies

    MARYSVILLE, WASHINGTON (BNO NEWS) -- A teenage girl who was injured when a freshman opened fire at a Washington state high school last week has died of her injuries, bringing the number of people killed, including the gunman, to four, officials said on Friday, making it the co... more »

  • Released U S detainee admits deliberately leaving Bible in N Korea

    MORAINE, OHIO (BNO NEWS) -- American tourist Jeffrey Fowle, who was detained in North Korea for five months until his release more than a week ago, admitted Friday that he deliberately tried to leave behind a Bible in the reclusive country, which led to his arrest and subseque... more »

  • California cop charged for stealing nude photos of detained women

    DUBLIN, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- A California Highway Patrol (CHP) officer was charged Friday with two felony counts for stealing nude photographs from the cell phones of female detainees, prosecutors said, adding that two other officers who received the photos will not face c... more »

  • Virgin Galactic spaceship crashes during California test flight, 1 dead

    MOJAVE, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo, the prototype for the world's first commercial suborbital spaceflight, crashed in the California desert on Friday while conducting a test flight, killing one pilot and seriously injuring the other, local and fede... more »

  • Man arrested in murder of S Africa's football captain

    JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA (BNO NEWS) -- A 25-year-old man has been arrested and charged with murder in connection with the shooting death of South Africa's national football team captain Senzo Meyiwa, prosecutors said on Friday. At least two additional suspects are still bein... more »

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