Group financial data
Our strong financial position is grounded in our operating principles: a measured approach to risk, focus on profits rather than simply top-line growth and diversification by region and business class.
This balanced and sensible approach provides stability within a highly volatile and challenging industry.
2012 key facts (US$m)
|Gross premiums written:
|Net premiums earned:
|Net income before income tax:
We have provided further information with our financial statements:
2012 Balance sheet
2012 Profit and loss account
Premium volume by hub
The following graph shows how gross premiums written are split across our underwriting hubs.
Underwriting hub growth 1985 - 2012
We provide more reports on our Financial information page.