What type of business is it good for?

  • Museums and galleries
  • Large private art collectors
  • Jewelry trade: manufacturers, wholesale and retail jewelers
  • Cash in transit operators, ATM service providers
  • Banks and other financial institutions
  • Mining companies and precious metal traders
Mark Benbow
Unit Head - Specie & Fine Art
London, England

  • All risks of physical loss or damage
  • Fire
  • Flood
  • Accidental damage
  • Theft

General specie

  • Bullion and cash in vault
  • Securities and valuables
  • Metal traders
  • Precious metal refineries
  • Diamond and precious metal mines
  • Minting operations
  • Excess Securities Investor Protection Corporation and Canadian Investor Protection Fund

Cash in transit

  • Armoured car carriers
  • Cash processing risks
  • ATM operators
  • Courier companies
  • Cheque cashers
  • Foreign exchange bureau

Fine art

  • Auction houses
  • Exhibitions
  • Museums
  • Private collectors
  • Corporate collectors
  • Artist studios
  • Galleries and dealers
  • Public institutions
  • Numismatics
  • Art logistics
  • Classic cars

Jewelers block

  • Retail jewelers
  • Jewelry manufacturers
  • Diamond and cutting risks
  • Diamond wholesalers
  • Diamond manufacturers
  • Processing risks
  • Pawnbrokers
  • Private jewelry collections


AXIS Specie & Fine Art Insurance Appetite Guide

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