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Established in January 2009
Specialised in cargo insurance in Asia
Registered and approved Lloyd’s Coverholder
Registered and approved in Hong Kong by the Insurance Agents Registration Board

Product Overview

Providing innovative and high-quality insurance solutions

Nexus Marine (formerly known as Beacon Underwriters Limited) was set up in 2009 as a Lloyd’s Coverholder to write Marine Cargo business for Asian and Middle Eastern markets.

Based in Hong Kong, Nexus Marine provides both traditional and innovative cargo insurance solutions to cover the multitude of marine risks faced by enterprises.

Our business expertise and in-depth knowledge ensure that our clients receive the best possible solutions for their insurance needs.

Nexus Marine can provide lead quotes, or support other leaders’ quotes, for cargo insurance on world-wide basis whether carriage is by sea, land or air. Each quote is individually tailored to address the various risks of a particular insured. The cover is devised so that the insured has a ‘sleep easy’ solution that their bankers are also happy with.

We can write lines of up to 100% and issue Lloyd’s insurance certificates.

Nexus Marine's main product areas are:

  • Cargo:  Bulk commodities, Project cargo & Machinery, Crude oil & Products on GOT basis, Stock throughput and Stand-alone storage on excess basis.
  • Project Cargo and DSU:  Capacity USD 50,000,000 for Cargo and DSU.
  • Jeweller’s Block, Fine Art & Specie:  Traditional covers for jewellers, private collections, art works on display, in store and in transit, cash-in-transit risks.


Nexus Claims

We offer a full claims management service

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