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.

Solutions Centre

The SOLUTIONS Centre brings together our terrorism risk management tools, products, services and information in one easy to reach, secure platform.

Featuring practical tools, downloadable templates, checklists, courses and workshops, this free and easy to use platform is designed to provide insurers and businesses with a range of self-service tools and resources.

Subscribers benefit from exclusive access to our ‘premium’ content, a broad range of trusted expert sectoral focussed terrorism threat analysis, information and guidance.

Recently Published

Monthly Threat Update July 2022
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Monthly Threat Update July 2022

Sector Risk Report: Airports
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Sector Risk Report: Airports

Monthly Threat Update June 2022
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Climate Change Reporting
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Climate Change Reporting

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Monthly Threat Update May 2022
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Monthly Threat Update May 2022

Cyber Terrorism: Far-right extremists’ use of social media – an explainer
Articles by Topic - Commentary Blog Cyber Terrorism

Cyber Terrorism: Far-right extremists’ use of social media – an explainer

Monthly Threat Update April 2022
Articles by Type - Reports Cyber Terrorism Far-Right Extremism Islamist Extremism Monthly Update

Monthly Threat Update April 2022

Cyber Terrorism: Islamic State’s effective exploitation of social media
Articles by Topic - Commentary Blog Cyber Terrorism

Cyber Terrorism: Islamic State’s effective exploitation of social media

Cyber Terrorism: Understanding online radicalisation
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Cyber Terrorism: Understanding online radicalisation

Monthly Threat Update March 2022
Articles by Type - Reports Far-Right Extremism Islamist Extremism Monthly Update

Monthly Threat Update March 2022

UK Cyber Security: A New Approach?
Articles by Topic - Commentary Blog Cyber Terrorism

UK Cyber Security: A New Approach?

Monthly Threat Update February 2022
Articles by Type - Reports Far-Right Extremism Islamist Extremism Monthly Update

Monthly Threat Update February 2022

Monthly Threat Update January 2022
Articles by Type - Reports Environmental Extremism Islamist Extremism Monthly Update Tactics

Monthly Threat Update January 2022

Review of the Home Office Protect Duty Consultation Report January 2022
Articles by Topic - Reports Assessment Protect Duty

Review of the Home Office Protect Duty Consultation Report January 2022

Monthly Threat Update December 2021
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Monthly Threat Update December 2021

Solutions Annual Review 2021
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Solutions Annual Review 2021

Monthly Threat Update November 2021
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Monthly Threat Update November 2021

Hospitality & High Streets – short guide to festive terrorism risk management planning
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Hospitality & High Streets – short guide to festive terrorism risk management planning

Liverpool Women’s Hospital Taxi Explosion: Terrorism Post-Incident Report
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Liverpool Women’s Hospital Taxi Explosion: Terrorism Post-Incident Report