History

1996

Barents Re starts operating.

2010

•  Rated by A.M. Best for Financial Strength ‘A-’ (Excellent) Stable Outlook
 
•  European and Latin America expansion begins

2011

•  New offices in Miami, Paris and Beirut
 
•  Property line of business introduced

2012

•  A.M. Best upgrades Outlook to Positive: ‘A-’ (Excellent) for Barents Re Reinsurance Company, Inc.
 
•  Continued expansion in Europe, Latin America and Middle East

2013

•  New offices open in London and Madrid
 
•  Energy line of business introduced
 
•  Best Reinsurance Company of Central America awarded by Reactions
 
 

2014

•  Moscow office begins operations as regional hub for Russia, FSU and Eastern Europe
 
•  Reinsurer of the Year awarded by The European  
 
•  World Finance 100 Award

2015

•  A.M. Best upgrades Financial Strength rating to ‘A’ (Excellent) for Barents Re Reinsurance Company, Inc.
 
•  Granted licence to create Luxembourg based subsidiary company, Barents Reinsurance S.A.
 
•  Reinsurance Company of the Year, European Banking & Finance Awards

2016

•  A.M. Best affirms ‘A’ (Excellent) Financial Strength rating for Barents Re Reinsurance Company, Inc.
 
•  A.M. Best assigns ‘A’ (Excellent) Financial Strength rating to Barents Reinsurance S.A.
 
•  Outstanding Independent Reinsurance Group, Global Excellence Awards

2017

•  Marine Cargo line of business introduced
 
•  Reinsurance Company of the Year, Global Business Awards
 
•  A.M. Best affirms ‘A’ (Excellent) Financial Strength rating for Barents Re Reinsurance Company, Inc.
 
 
 

2018

•  A.M. Best affirms ‘A’ (Excellent) Financial Strength rating for Barents Reinsurance S.A.