BLAAK Underwriting Agencies underwrites on behalf of the following insurers:

Argenta Holdings

Argenta Holdings Plc, owner of Argenta Syndicate Management (ASML), is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hannover Re. Argenta Syndicate 2121 is capitalised by Hannover Re and other third-party providers of capital. Argenta Syndicate 2121 has an A+ rating from S&P and an A rating from A.M. Best. Hannover Re (50.2% shareholder Talanx A.G.) is one of the top 3 reinsurers globally with a gross premium of more than EUR 24 billion (2020) and excellent financial ratings (S&P AA- and A.M. Best A+). S&P raised its score for Argenta’s long-term commitments from A- to A with a Stable Outlook.


Chaucer Insurance Company DAC provides business insurance and reinsurance to clients in Europe. Chaucer has an A rating from S&P and an A rating from AM Best. London-based Chaucer Group is owned by Asia’s largest insurance company, China Re (S&P A; AM Best A).


Lloyd’s is the world’s leading insurance market providing specialist insurance services to businesses in over 200 countries and territories. In 2020, Lloyd’s showed a GBP 35.5 billion gross premium income with pre-tax results aggregating to GBP 2.3 billion. Lloyd’s has an A+ rating from S&P, AA- from Fitch and A from A.M. Best.