HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc. is a leading international Specialty Insurance group with offices across the United States and in the United Kingdom, Spain and Ireland.
The Company’s philosophy is to maximize underwriting profit while managing risk in order to preserve shareholders’ equity, grow book value and maximize earnings.
HCC has achieved an outstanding record of growth and profitability since its founding in 1974 through creative but careful underwriting, opportunistic expansion of existing lines of business and targeted acquisitions.
The Company’s operations consist of highly rated property and casualty and life insurance companies. HCC’s major domestic and international insurance companies have financial strength ratings of AA (Very Strong) from Standard & Poor’s Corporation, A+ (Superior) from A.M. Best Company, Inc., AA (Very Strong) from Fitch Ratings and A1 (Good Security) from Moody’s Investors Service, Inc.
HCC underwrites more than 100 classes of Specialty Insurance within five segments:
HCC products and capabilities set the standard for the industry and many of the Company’s 1,900 employees are industry-leading experts.
- U.S. Property & Casualty
- Professional Liability
- Accident & Health
- U.S. Surety & Credit