Financial Risk Solutions

Businesses face many varied and complex risks when venturing into emerging and frontier markets. Where these risks arise from issues such as government intervention, contract frustration, political violence or credit default, Liberty Specialty Markets’ Financial Risk Solutions team can help. Our team consists of expert underwriters and analysts based in London, Paris, Singapore, New York and Washington DC with specialist skills, experience and understanding of global financial and political risks.

We are a leading provider of insurance protection and we pride ourselves on delivering tailor-made solutions to corporate and financial institutions wherever they operate in the world. Our global client base includes government agencies, international banks, multi-nationals and global commodity companies as well as a wide variety of exporters and contractors.

We have a specialist claims handling team, and due to the complexity of political risk claims, our underwriters adopt a hands on approach by working closely with our claims experts to provide a market-leading service.

Classes of Business

  • Non-performance by private and public obligors
  • Non-payment by private and public obligors
  • Fair and unfair calling of contract bonds
  • Political Risk for fixed and mobile assets

Line Size and Tenors

  • USD 100 million per risk
  • Political Risk – up to 15 years (any insured)
  • Political Risk – up to 20 years (Public Agency business)
  • Contract Frustration – 15 years (any insured)
  • Contract Frustration – up to 20 years (Public Agency business)
  • Trade Credit – 10 years
  • Commercial Credit (non-trade) – 10 years
  • Project Finance – up to 15 years


  • Worldwide


Meet the team