Lancashire Holdings

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Lancashire Holdings
Public company
Traded as LSELRE
Industry Insurance
Founded 2005
Headquarters Hamilton, Bermuda
Key people
Martin Thomas (Chairman)
Alex Maloney (CEO)
Revenue $764.8 million (2014)1
$250.3 million (2014)1
$229.6 million (2014)1

Lancashire Holdings is a Bermuda-based insurance company operating in Bermuda and London. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.


The Company was initially launched on the Alternative Investment Market in November 2005.2 In February 2009 it secured a full listing on the London Stock Exchange.3 It acquired Cathedral Capital in 2013, gaining access to the Lloyd's insurance market.4


The Company is focussed on property, energy, marine and aviation insurance. Unusually circa 85% of its business is primary insurance rather than re-insurance.5


  1. ^ a b c "Preliminary Results 2014" (PDF). Lancashire Holdings. Retrieved 30 March 2015. 
  2. ^ "Lancashire Holdings Limited News (LRE) Share Prices, Charts, News, Financials, and More - Digital Look". Retrieved 30 March 2015. 
  3. ^ "LANCASHIRE HOLDINGS LIMITED: Statement re Admission to the Official List". 16 February 2009. Retrieved 30 March 2015. 
  4. ^ Lancashire Completes Acquisition of Cathedral Capital Limited
  5. ^ "The Manual of Ideas' Instablog - Seeking Alpha". Retrieved 30 March 2015. 

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