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Protection Mutual Insurance Co.

300 S. Northwest Highway, Park Ridge, Ill. 60068; 847-825-4474; fax: 847-825-1937

1996 1995

Int'l premiums $71,000,000 $75,800,000

U.S. 33% 35%

Non-U.S. 67% 65%

Offices: Claims* NA NA

Underwriting 7 7

Employees 74 76

U.S. 4 9

Non-U.S. 70 67

Underwriting in foreign countries 65 65

Foreign countries-owned offices 2 2

Combined ratio 110% 105%

**See FM Insurance Co Ltd. listing.

Intl. P/C operations began: 1963.

Specialties: Industrial and commercial property.

Services: Captive programs; loss control services for property; retrospectively rated programs; statistics in support of industrial and commercial property.

Licensed or accepted insurer in: Canada, United States.

Affiliates/fronting arrangements: Mexico; service through FM Insurance Co Ltd. in other locations. See FM Insurance Co Ltd. listing for specific countries.

Officers: James W. Black, president/CEO; Dennis M. Anderson, vp/director-engineering; Jeffrey A. Burchill, vp-finance/treasurer; William R. Linhares, vp/director-underwriting; James M. Oskandy, vp-corporate affairs.

U.S. contact: Jeffrey A. Burchill, vp/treasurer-international operations; 847-825-4474.


Reliance National Insurance Co.

77 Water St., New York, N.Y. 10005; 212-858-5002; fax: 212-858-6595

1996 1995

Int'l premiums $289,959,000 *$246,850,000

U.S. 4.8% 6.7%

Non-U.S. 95.2% 93.3%

Offices: Claims 15 11

Underwriting 15 11

Employees 250 211

U.S. 41 34

Non-U.S. 209 177

Underwriting in foreign countries 100 100

Foreign countries-owned offices 13 13

Combined ratio 96.2% 103.4%


Intl. P/C operations began: 1990.

Parent: Reliance Insurance Co.

Specialties: Financial products, professional indemnity, excess property/casualty, marine, accident and health, aviation.

Services: Captive programs; loss control services for property/casualty; retrospectively rated programs.

Licensed or accepted insurer in: Argentina, Canada, Germany, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom.

Affiliates/fronting arrangements: Brazil (ITAU Seguros), Chile (Euroamerica Insurance Group), Czech Republic (Pojistovna), Germany (Goethar Group), Indonesia (Asuransi Lippo), Japan (Dai Tokyo), Poland (Warta Group).

Officers: Joseph A. Graziano, executive vp; Christopher J. Cron, first vp-finance; William J. Parisi, first vp-underwriting.

U.S. contact: Anthony Perez, vp; 212-858-3864.

Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Group P.L.C.

1 Cornhill, London EC3V3QR, England; 44-171-283-4300; fax: 44-171-623-5282

1996 1995

Int'l premiums* $7,350,720,000 $8,275,032,000

U.S. 23% 28%

Non-U.S. 77% 72%

Employees 38,000 40,000

U.S. 3,800 4,000

Non-U.S. 34,200 36,000

Underwriting in foreign countries 120 115

Foreign countries-owned offices 55 54

**Converted at applicable exchange rates.

Intl. P/C operations began: 1710.

Services: Captive programs; loss

control services; retrospectively rated programs; worldwide loss statistics.

Licensed or accepted insurer in: Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, Canada, Channel Islands, Chile, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Isle of Man, Italy, Kenya, Malaysia, Puerto Rico, Spain, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela.

Affiliates/fronting arrangements: Antigua, Argentina, Australia (Sun Alliance & Royal Insurance Australia Holdings Ltd.), Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia (Cia. de Seguros La Andina S.A.), Curacao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominica, Dubai, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Falkland Islands, Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Greenland, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Latvia, Luxembourg, Macao, Malawi, Malta, Martinique, Mauritius, Mexico, Montserrat, Morocco, Namibia, Netherlands, Netherland Antilles, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Russia, St. Helena, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa (Mutual & Federal Investments Ltd.), South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, Turks and Caicos, United Kingdom [British Aviation Insurance Co. Ltd., Nissan Insurance Co. (Europe Ltd.)], Uruguay, United Arab Emirates, United States, Venezuela, Vietnam, Virgin Islands, Zimbabwe.

Officers: R.J. Taylor, executive deputy chairman; R.A. Gamble, group chief executive; P. Spencer, group finance director; Arthur Hayes, group executive director; D.F. Barker, group director-worldwide life operations; W.R. Rowland, group director-international operations.

U.S. contact: Rod Hoover, finance officer, 704-522-3201.