Welcome to StarStone

Excellence in specialty underwriting is StarStone’s focus around the world.

From 17 underwriting hubs world-wide spanning the Lloyd’s and London markets, Continental Europe and the U.S., StarStone delivers a diversified range of specialty insurance solutions across four segment groups: Marine, Aviation and Transport, Specialty Lines, Casualty and Workers’ Compensation. 

StarStone boasts A- security from A.M. Best (A+ for business written through Lloyd’s Syndicate 1301), five wholly-owned insurance platforms – each with penetrating local knowledge – and in the U.S., admitted and excess and surplus licenses.

StarStone draws on significant strategic and operational support from majority shareholders: Enstar Group, a global insurance organisation with more than $15 billion in assets, and Stone Point Capital, a leading private equity firm, with more than $19 billion in aggregate committed capital.


Global platforms

Through our five wholly-owned insurance platforms, including Syndicate 1301, StarStone has licences to serve a global client base:

  • StarStone Insurance SE, a European insurer, domiciled in Liechtenstein and regulated by the Financial Markets Authority
  • StarStone Specialty Insurance Company, a US excess and surplus lines insurer
  • StarStone National Insurance Company, a US admitted markets insurer
  • StarStone Insurance Bermuda Limited, a Class-4 insurer domiciled in Bermuda
  • Syndicate 1301 at Lloyd’s, managed by StarStone Underwriting Limited, a Lloyd’s-registered managing agency

FINANCIAL STRENGTH

StarStone is rated A- (Excellent) by A.M. Best, financial size XI. For business written through Syndicate 1301, Lloyd’s is rated A+ by Standard & Poor’s, AA- by Fitch Ratings and A (Excellent) by A.M. Best. For the latest rating, access www.ambest.com.


OWNERSHIP STRUCTURE

On 1 April, 2014, StarStone was acquired by Enstar Group Limited together with the Trident Funds managed by Stone Point Capital. As a subsidiary of Enstar in partnership with Stone Point, StarStone draws on significant strategic, intellectual and operational support.


*Results shown are for StarStone Insurance Bermuda Limited and its subsidiaries, for the years ended December 31, 2018


Contact

GET IN TOUCH

StarStone
7th Floor
One Creechurch Place
EC3A 5AY
London

t: +44 (0)20 3206 8000
f: +44 (0)20 3206 8002