‘Perceptive Underwriting’


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.

Beacon can also 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.
  • Hull: Commercial vessels, tugs, barges and supply boats trading in coastal and inland waters in Asia.
  • Ports & Terminals / Marine Liabilities Insurance, with a Maximum Limit of Liability Up to USD 10,000,000 combined single limit.

For more information please visit www.marine.nexusunderwriting.com

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+852 2535 8388 or

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M.D. Nexus Marine

T: +852 2535 8388
E: RShroff@nexusunderwriting.asia

Nexus In-house Claims

Nexus offers a full claims management service

  • Direct access to a dedicated claims team
  • Utilisation of a panel of carefully selected lawyers by location and specialism at discounted rates
  • Access to a leading range of “value added services” including Collateral Warranty Checking Service, free legal advisory helpline, risk management and reputational defence advisors and more
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‘Perceptive Underwriting’