Axis Capital Holdings Limited

Company Description
AXIS Capital Holdings Limited is a holding company for the AXIS group of companies. The Company provides a range of specialty (re)insurance on a worldwide basis, through operating subsidiaries and branch networks based in Bermuda, the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia and Singapore. The Company's business consists of two global underwriting platforms, AXIS Insurance and AXIS Reinsurance. The lines of business in reinsurance segment include catastrophe, property, professional lines, credit and bond, motor, liability, engineering, and other. The lines of business in its insurance segment include property, marine, terrorism, aviation, credit and political risk, professional lines, liability, and accident and health. In February 2014, Axis Capital Holdings Ltd formed a Healthcare unit that will focus on providing professional liability insurance and associated standard casualty coverages for physician groups, hospitals, allied healthcare facilities and individual physicians.