POOL REINSURANCE

Building resilience against
terrorism risk

We are the UK’s largest terrorism reinsurer, trusted by over 150 insurers, and globally recognised as the leading experts in terrorism risk financing, and have been operating since 1993. Our mission is to provide financial protection from the impact of terrorism, and in so doing, improve the UK’s resilience if the worst should happen.

 

 

WHO WE ARE

Founded by the insurance industry in cooperation with government, and supported by unparalleled financial security as a result of the unlimited HMT guarantee. We are globally recognised as the leading experts in terrorism risk financing, and have been operating since 1993.

 

 

Terrorism threat landscape

 The terrorism threat landscape is constantly evolving and so are we.  At Pool Re we believe all businesses should be able to easily access terrorism insurance, which is why we endeavour to provide affordable and comprehensive protection from the impact of terrorism, and in so doing, improve the UK’s resilience if the worst should happen.

Comprehensive Cover

Our best in class, comprehensive cover is still the only one to include chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear (CBRN) attacks as well as acts of terrorism triggered by remote digital means using a cyber trigger.

Manage and Mitigate

Pool Re policyholders benefit from exclusive access to trusted expert terrorism threat analysis and VSAT™, our bespoke security risk mitigation tool that benchmarks your risk maturity against UK best practice and can discount your terrorism premium by up to 10%.

What we do

A mutual reinsurance company which works in partnership with the UK Government and the insurance industry to ensure that every business in Great Britain can access affordable and comprehensive terrorism insurance. We use our expertise, experience, resources and relationships to help policyholders to understand terrorism risk and identify what they can do to protect their businesses.

Reinsurance

Our best in class reinsurance underpins around 90% of the commercial property terrorism cover in the UK. We protect £2 trillion of assets and businesses of all sizes across a wide range of sectors such as real estate, retail, transport, construction and energy.

Risk Management

Our team of experts combine their knowledge and experience with that of Government agencies, academia, risk professionals and the insurance industry to provide globally renowned specialist terrorism risk management support and information.

Threat Analysis

Browse more than five years of authoritative and trusted sources of terrorism risk intelligence including current and historic risk reports, terrorism threat analysis, expert commentary and thought leadership.

Research and Development

From international collaboration to innovations in insurance coverage, our range of parternships and initiatives are at the heart of our multi-million pound commitment into counterterrorism research, development and risk mitigation activities.

Recently Published

Home Office proscribe Hizb ut-Tahrir as a terrorist organisation
Islamist Terrorism Threat Analysis

Home Office proscribe Hizb ut-Tahrir as a terrorist organisation

Vehicle as a Weapon and Bladed Weapons Attack in Israel
Threat Analysis Threat Landscape

Vehicle as a Weapon and Bladed Weapons Attack in Israel

Six Arrested Over Plot to Disrupt London Stock Exchange
Single Issue Terrorism Threat Analysis

Six Arrested Over Plot to Disrupt London Stock Exchange

Individual Sentenced to Life in Prison for Attack Plot
Threat Analysis Threat Landscape

Individual Sentenced to Life in Prison for Attack Plot

UK Podcast Hosts Sentenced for Terror Offences
Right Wing Terrorism Threat Analysis Threat Landscape

UK Podcast Hosts Sentenced for Terror Offences

Individual Sentenced After Hostile Reconnaissance at Iran International UK Headquarters
State Threat Threat Analysis Threat Landscape

Individual Sentenced After Hostile Reconnaissance at Iran International UK Headquarters

New Statistics Show Increase in Prevent Referrals
Threat Analysis Threat Landscape

New Statistics Show Increase in Prevent Referrals

Seven Individuals Arrested Over Terror Plots Linked to the Middle East
Islamist Terrorism Threat Analysis

Seven Individuals Arrested Over Terror Plots Linked to the Middle East

Individual Jailed for Hyde Park Firearms Plot
Islamist Terrorism Threat Analysis

Individual Jailed for Hyde Park Firearms Plot

How to Stay Safe During the Festive Period
Blog Security

How to Stay Safe During the Festive Period

Islamist Terrorist Conducts Bladed and Blunt Force Weapons Attack in Paris
Islamist Terrorism Threat Analysis

Islamist Terrorist Conducts Bladed and Blunt Force Weapons Attack in Paris

2023 Annual Threat Report
Annual Report Threat Landscape

2023 Annual Threat Report

Former British Soldier Found Guilty of Preparing Right-Wing Terrorist Attack
Right Wing Terrorism Threat Analysis

Former British Soldier Found Guilty of Preparing Right-Wing Terrorist Attack

Suspected UK Member of Islamic State Sentenced for Terrorism Offences
Islamist Terrorism Threat Analysis

Suspected UK Member of Islamic State Sentenced for Terrorism Offences

Extreme Right-Wing Teenager Sentenced for Terror Offences 
Right Wing Terrorism Threat Analysis

Extreme Right-Wing Teenager Sentenced for Terror Offences 

Weapons from the Russia-Ukraine War: An Emerging Source of Terrorism Threat in the UK?
Deep Dive Tactics & Methodologies

Weapons from the Russia-Ukraine War: An Emerging Source of Terrorism Threat in the UK?

UK: Man Sentenced for Buying Gun and Making Online Searches about School Shootings
Threat Analysis Threat Landscape

UK: Man Sentenced for Buying Gun and Making Online Searches about School Shootings

Brussels Terrorist Attack Targets Swedish Nationals
Islamist Terrorism Threat Analysis

Brussels Terrorist Attack Targets Swedish Nationals

France Raises Threat Level after Terrorist Attack
Islamist Terrorism Threat Analysis Threat Landscape

France Raises Threat Level after Terrorist Attack

Israel and Hamas conflict – the potential impact outside of its borders
Blog Threat Landscape

Israel and Hamas conflict – the potential impact outside of its borders