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

Accident & Health
Underwriting a diverse Accident & Health book more »
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 »
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

  • Endurance clears hurdles on both Aspen takeover proposals

    Endurance has secured the required support from Aspen shareholders on two votes for proposals laid out as part of its hostile takeover efforts, but it may still have fallen short of securing sufficient support to keep its bid going. Endurance had called two shareholder votes in a...more »

  • AIG loses global head of offshore energy

    Susan Swails, global head of offshore energy, has resigned from AIG, The Insurance Insider can reveal. Swails' departure coincides with the unrelated exit of London-based head of offshore energy John Hopper. According to sources, Swails - who was based in the US - has yet to ...more »

  • Softening rates cause negative organic growth at Aon Benfield

    Competitive conditions in the reinsurance market hurt revenues at Aon Benfield in the second quarter, as it registered negative organic growth of 4 percent. By contrast, revenues at Aon's retail broking business climbed by 2 percent on an underlying basis to reach $1.58bn as ...more »

  • Admiral bear raises capital concerns

    Long-time Admiral bear Peter Eliot, an analyst at Berenberg, has expressed concerns about the UK motor insurer's capital requirements as the London-listed firm attempts to raise up to £200mn of subordinated debt in its first ever bond issue. Proceeds from the bond will h...more »

  • AM Best affirmation for Lloyd's

    Lloyd's has had its A financial strength and "a" long-term issuer credit ratings affirmed by AM Best with a positive outlook. The affirmation follows the upgrade of the market's financial strength and issuer default ratings by Fitch last month from A+ to AA- and...more »

  • Small plane crash-lands on Florida beach, killing beachgoer

    VENICE, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- A small plane crash-landed on a beach in the U.S. state of Florida on Sunday afternoon, killing a man who was walking on the beach with his children, local officials said. One of the children was injured and airlifted to hospital in a critical con... more »

  • 'Please stop!': Pope Francis makes emotional appeal for peace

    VATICAN CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Pope Francis made an emotional appeal for peace Sunday, urging people on the eve of the centenary of the outbreak of World War I to learn from mistakes of the past and base decisions on the common good and on the respect for each person, rather than ... more »

  • Typhoon Matmo kills 13 people in China, leaving thousands homeless

    BEIJING, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- Typhoon Matmo has killed at least thirteen people and left thousands of people homeless after making landfall in southeastern China earlier this week, the government said on Sunday, the same day the death toll from another typhoon this month reache... more »

  • Fighter jet crashes in southern Russia, killing pilot

    ASTRAKHAN, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- A fighter jet of the Russian Air Force crashed in southwestern Russia on Sunday morning, killing the pilot after he disobeyed an order to eject, military officials said, blaming the accident on a technical fault. There were no casualties on the ... more »

  • U S evacuates staff from Libya after clashes near embassy

    TRIPOLI, LIBYA (BNO NEWS) -- American government personnel was evacuated from Libya on Saturday after violent clashes between Libyan militias erupted near the U.S. Embassy compound in the capital Tripoli, U.S. officials said. It comes a day after Turkey also evacuated its dipl... more »

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