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

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    Former PartnerRe CEO Patrick Thiele has claimed that the Bermudian's shareholders should reject the agreed tie-up with Axis and push for Exor's offer instead. Speaking to Bloomberg, Thiele said that Exor's cash offer was the better option, as a combination with Axis w...more »

  • Everyone in play but AIG, says Janney

    All US carriers could find themselves as acquisition targets, with the exception of commercial giant American International Group (AIG), according to Janney analyst Larry Greenberg. In a note following yesterday's (1 July) audacious deal by Ace to acquire Chubb, Janney said t...more »

  • BP Marsh grows South African exposure

    Insurance venture capitalist BP Marsh has acquired a 20 percent stake in South African managing general agency (MGA) Property and Liability Underwriting Managers (Plum) for £300,000. The total consideration could increase to £600,000 subject to Plum achieving Ebitda of ...more »

  • Reinsurance capital up 1% to $580bn: Aon Benfield

    Global reinsurance capital reached $580bn by the end of the first quarter of 2015, up 1 percent from the end of last year, according to Aon Benfield's latest reinsurance market outlook. Growth slowed compared to Q1 2014, when reinsurance capital grew by 3 percent. The reinsur...more »

  • Analysts positive on Ace-Chubb 'pre-holiday surprise'

    Analysts have roundly supported the announcement of Ace's proposed acquisition of Chubb. Speaking to The Insurance Insider, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods analyst Meyer Shields said that the deal expanded the opportunity for Ace to leverage its global presence, as well as prov...more »

  • Google to remove links to 'revenge porn' from search results

    MENLO PARK, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Internet search giant Google announced on Saturday that it will soon start to remove links to web pages that contain so-called revenge porn, responding to increased calls to combat pornographic images that were shared without consent. ... more »

  • 'Jurassic World' breaks global record with $511 million debut

    LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- "Jurassic World," the sequel to the popular 1993 science fiction movie "Jurassic Park," grossed an estimated $511.8 million worldwide in the first five days, making it the biggest ever opening, according to figures released Sunday by box o... more »

  • New York prison worker charged with helping convicted killers escape

    SARANAC, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- A New York prison worker has been arrested and charged for allegedly providing material assistance to two inmates who escaped from a maximum-security facility nearly a week ago, state police said on late Friday as an intense manhunt continued. ... more »

  • Twitter chief executive Dick Costolo to step down

    SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Dick Costolo is stepping down as chief executive of the social networking website Twitter, the company announced on Thursday, saying that co-founder Jack Dorsey will assume the company's top position until a permanent replacement is foun... more »

  • U S to deploy another 450 army advisors to Iraq to boost anti-ISIS efforts

    WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The United States will send an additional 450 service members to Iraq to help train and advise Iraqi security forces in their fight against the Islamic State (ISIS), the White House announced on Wednesday, increasing the total number of U.S. serv... more »

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