Insurance Facilitators has long been developing both traditional and ground breaking insurance products for the agricultural industry and has introduced complete ETS & PFSI compliant sequestered carbon and supporting standing timber insurance covers, the new benchmark for future New Zealand forestry insurance.
Developed with the benefit of many years of practical forestry and re-vegetation experience and in collaboration with local forest managers, carbon credit auditors, loss adjusters, and relevant government agencies, Insurance Facilitators forestry Rotation Timber and Carbon policy, Permanent Carbon Stock policy and Standing Timber policy underpins weather and nature related risks, securitizing contractual obligations, emission liabilities and/or loss of harvest income for the future.
Insurance Facilitators, an Underwriting Agency established over 17 years ago, has been authorised as a cover holder for certain Underwriters at Lloyd’s to enter into contracts of insurance and issue insurance documentation on its behalf. Insurance Facilitators wholesales it products to insurance brokers and intermediaries.
Unlike most other insurance brands, Lloyd’s is not a company, it’s a market where members join together as syndicates to insure and reinsure risk. Lloyd’s is the world’s specialist insurance market, conducting business in over 200 countries and territories worldwide – and is often the first to insure new, unusual or complex risks. Lloyd’s bring together an outstanding concentration of specialist expertise and talent, backed by excellent financial ratings which cover the whole market.
As at 31 December 2017 the Lloyd’s market consisted of 56 managing agents and 95 syndicates.
Standard & Poor’s has assigned the overall Lloyd’s market an insurer financial strength rating of ‘A+’ (Strong). More information about S&P’s rating of Lloyd’s is available at;
The Standard & Poor’s rating scale is