American Club announces nil General Increase for 2019

The American P&I Club has announced that no General Increase will apply to both P&I and FDD classes at the upcoming renewal, citing the need to be sympathetic towards shipowners who continue to be faced by a challenging shipping market, coupled with a favourable development with respect to the club’s claims in the current year. There will be no deductible ...

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Overview of 2016 IG P&I Club General Increases (Final)

The following is solely in respect of the Mutual P&I entries and excludes FD&D, fixed premium entries and charterer’s liability.  The headline General Increase numbers are as follows and will be updated as each Club announces: American Club – 2.5% Britannia – 2.5% Gard – 2.5% Japan – 3% London – 5% North of England – 2.5% Shipowners – 0% Skuld – (not applicable) ...

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American Club 2016 General Increase announced

The American Club, managed by the Shipowners Claims Bureau, has announced a 2.5% General Increase for mutual and fixed P&I entries for 2016. The Club has announced there will be no General Increase on their FD&D Class, both fixed and mutual. Deductibles have been increased as follows: All deductibles below USD10,000 will be increased by USD1000; Crew deductibles shall be minimum ...

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American Club latest to diversify in to H&M

The American P&I Club, managed by the Shipowners Claims Bureau Inc, is the latest P&I Club to diversify into the hull and machinery market. Shipowners Claims Bureau (SCB) have announced the opening of the American Hellenic Hull Insurance Company, based in Cyprus, but underwriting from Piraeus.  SCB have joined with the Hellenic Hull Mutual and, subject to regulatory approval, will move their ...

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Reduction in the IG Excess Reinsurance Programme for 2015

Negotiations have been finalised for the International Group General Excess of Loss reinsurance contract and the favourable Pool claims experience for 2012, 2013 and 2014 policy years, have enabled the group to achieve rate reductions: minus 8.11% for clean and dirty tankers minus 6.05% for dry cargo vessels and no increase for passenger vessels and chartered entries. The Clubs apart from ...

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American P&I Club 2015 General Increase announced

The American Club has announced a 4.5% General Increase will apply to all mutual premium P&I entries in 2015.  This shall be placed against the Estimated Total Premium. The following classes will also be subject to a 4.5% General Increase: Mutual and Fixed premium FD&D Fixed premium P&I Damage to Hull (DTH) for charterers cover In addition, all deductibles will ...

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