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Probitas 1492 is a Lloyd’s underwriting syndicate specialising in property, construction and casualty insurance and reinsurance solutions.

Bigger isn’t always better

We’re led to believe that as a general rule, bigger is always better, but over my years in the international insurance and reinsurance business I’ve come to realise that isn’t necessarily so...

Relishing the Complexities

The UK property market is a homogeneous place. Everyone is doing the same thing, so the only way to stand out is to provide something that is just that little bit better. How do you do that with underwriting?..

Creativity in Insurance

Insurance is not generally considered as the most creative industry. However, at Probitas we firmly believe that underwriting is an art form and there is a place for creativity in insurance...

Why we all need plans...

“Plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.” Eisenhower. All good explorers will have spent many months, if not years, preparing for an expedition...