Private Equity

    Alternative asset managers

  • Private equity firms
  • Venture capital firms
  • Real estate investment funds
  • Portfolio company investments

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Why Us

The AXIS Financial Lines team in Canada underwrites private equity firms and their portfolio companies pursue their ambitions and explore new pathways through tailored products and services, on a global scale.

You have direct access to leading specialty underwriters with expertise in liability coverage for directors and officers, errors and omissions, employment practices, fiduciary, social engineering fraud, and more.


Customized Coverage to Match Your Needs


General partnership liability


Directors & officers liability (Private)


Employment practice liability


Fiduciary liability


Commercial crime (Fidelity & Social engineering fraud)


Private equity liability


Workplace violence

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Target Classes

Private equity firms in Canada in:

  • Communications and media
  • Consumer staples
  • Industrial services and goods
  • Insurance companies
  • Manufacturing and construction
  • Not-for-profit organizations
  • Real estate
  • Technology
  • Transportation
  • Utilities and energy
  • Wholesalers, distributors, retailers


  • Limits up to $15 million
  • Primary and follow form-excess
  • Package or standalone options available
  • Regulatory compliance coverage
  • Worldwide territory


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