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    Political Violence and Terrorism

    The threat of civil commotion, political violence and terrorist activity is a global threat with parts of Africa suffering heavily in recent times.

    The ability to secure cover for businesses and existing investments against such risks is crucial to ensuring the continued development of commerce across the continent.

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    PVT: Our Solution

    At AXA Africa Specialty Risks our underwriting team has experience across financial services, along with specific skills in identifying and analysing country-specific risks. They know how the market reacts to these risks and can plan how best to mitigate our clients’ exposure through the use of efficient and effective cover.

    We keep a close watch on regional terrorism trends, as well as maintaining a roadmap of upcoming elections and other significant events across Africa, in order to pinpoint likely flashpoints and areas of concern.

  • Our Covers

      We ensure that our clients can remain confident despite the threat of conflict. Our comprehensive Political Violence and Terrorism offer covers six key areas:

      Global war, terrorism and political violence for non-marine assets Covering:

    • Commercial property

    • Fixed and mobile energy assets

    • Leisure and entertainment property

    • Civil or governmental property

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      War and strikes
    • Covering worldwide transit risk, including both inland and offshore transits.

    • Construction projects
    • Covering worldwide projects for the full period of their construction.

    • Third-party terrorism liability
    • Including third-party property damage cover for UK and international risks in marine and non-marine industries.

    • Energy-specific liability
    • Covering the risk that terrorism and political violence leads to energy-related liabilities and expenses due to loss of control over wells.

    • Event cancellation
    • Covering the risk that civil commotion leads to the cancellation of important events.

    • Maximum Line Size: US$60 million

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