Approved bond and insurance providers

Below is a list of all the bank and insurances companies that ABTA will accept bonds from.

Please note that there are limits placed on the amount of bonds that each company is authorised to provide to the Association and this list is subject to change. You should discuss this with your broker or with the company that is providing your bond before arranging your bond.

ABTA Partner (brokers and underwriters)

Below is a list of the ABTA Partners who may be able to assist you in obtaining your Bond or Financial Failure Insurance from one of our approved providers.

Please note that there are limits placed on the amount of bonds that each company is authorised to provide to ABTA and this list is subject to change. You should discuss this with with the company that is providing your bond before arranging your bond.

The above list is produced in strict alphabetical order and is updated on a regular basis.

Ace Travel Bonding kevin.standen@acetravelbonding.co.uk 01883 652 646
Advantage Financial Services davids@advantagetravelpartnership.com 020 7324 3938
Arthur J Gallagher Insurance Brokers Ltd gareth_case@ajg.com 01793 468 318 | 07767 496 426
Camberford Law stevec@camberfordlaw.com 020 8315 5020
Campbell Irvine anthony@campbellirvine.com 020 7368 1154
Cork, Bays & Fisher clifford.flack@corkbaysfisher.co.uk 020 7655 8082
Guarantees & Bonds Ltd (G&B Travel) info@guaranteesandbonds.com 01621 858 620
James Hallam Ltd vito.sepe@jameshallam.co.uk 01923 298 435
McGregor Insurance Services david@mcgregorinsurance.co.uk 01243 551 448
The Travel Vault info@thetravelvault.co.uk 020 805 07185
Touchstone Underwriting richard.foster@t-u-l.co.uk 01923 298 429
Towergate Travel tony.gilpin@towergate.co.uk 01932 334 144
Travel & General Insurance Services Ltd John.Shaw@Travel-General.com 020 7065 5360
Vantage Underwriting Agency ross.doyle@vantageua.co.uk or alex.barclay@vantageua.co.uk 020 7655 8000
Whitman Gowdridge Ltd nick@whitmangowdridge.co.uk 0116 278 5881

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

 

 

 

 

Banks (bond providers)

Please note that there are limits placed on the amount of bonds that each company is authorised to provide to ABTA and this list is subject to change. You should discuss this with with the company that is providing your bond before arranging your bond.

  • Abbey National Treasury Services Plc
  • ABN AMRO Bank N.V.
  • AIB Group (UK) Plc
  • Allied Irish Bank Plc
  • Anglo Irish Bank Corporation Plc
  • Australia & New Zealand Banking Group Ltd
  • Banco Bilbao Vizcaya SA
  • Banco De Sabadell SA
  • Banco Espirito Santo S.A
  • Bank Hapoalim BM
  • Bank Leumi
  • Bank of America N.A.
  • Bank of Ireland
  • Bank of Ireland (UK) Plc
  • Bank of Scotland
  • Bank Paribas Suisse SA
  • Banque Federative du Credit Mutuel
  • Barclays Bank Plc
  • BNP Paribas
  • C Hoare & Co
  • Citibank International Plc
  • Citibank NA
  • Clydesdale Bank Plc
  • Co Operative Bank Plc*
  • Cooperative Centrale Raiffeisen-Boerenleenbank B.A
  • Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft
  • Coutts & Co
  • Credit Agricole CIB
  • Credit Suisse First Boston (London Branch)
  • Credit Suisse (Luxembourg) SA
  • Danske Bank A/S
  • DnB NOR Bank ASA
  • DZ Bank AG EFG Private Bank Ltd
  • EFG Private Bank
  • Fortis Bank SA/NV
  • HSBC Bank Plc
  • IKB Deutsche Industriebank AG
  • ING Bank
  • Intesa Sanpaolo SPA
  • KBC NV
  • Kreditanstalt fur Wiederaufbau
  • Landesbank Baden Wurttemberg
  • Lloyds TSB Scotland Plc
  • Lloyds Bank Plc
  • Mizrahi Tefahot Bank Ltd
  • Mizuho Corporate Bank Ltd
  • National Australia Bank Ltd
  • National Westminster Bank Plc
  • Natixis SA Nedbank Limited
  • Nedbank Ltd
  • Nordea Bank Finland Ltd
  • Nordea Bank AB
  • Northern Bank Ltd
  • Royal Bank of Canada
  • Royal Bank of Scotland International
  • Royal Bank of Scotland Plc
  • Santander UK Plc/Alliance & Leicester Plc
  • Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken
  • Societe Generale
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Europe Ltd
  • Svenska Handelsbanken
  • The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd
  • The Royal Bank of Scotland N.V
  • UBS AG
  • Ulster Bank Ireland Ltd
  • Ulster Bank Ltd
  • Unicredit Bank AG
  • Wells Fargo Bank N.A.
  • WestLB AG
  • Westpac Banking Corporation

*Temporarily suspended for new bonds and renewal of existing bonds pending a review of approval for this bank.

Please note that the above list is produced in strict alphabetical order and is updated on a regular basis.

Insurance companies (bond providers)

Please note that there are limits placed on the amount of bonds that each obligor is authorised to provide to ABTA and this list is subject to change. You are advised to discuss this with your broker or with the company that is providing your bond before arranging your bond.

  • Ace European Group Ltd
  • AIG Europe Limited
  • AmTrust Europe Limited
  • Aspen Insurance (UK) Ltd
  • Assicurazi Generali SpA
  • Chubb Insurance Company of Europe SE
  • Coface SA
  • Euler Hermes Guarantee Plc
  • Great American International Insurance DAC
  • HCC International Insurance Company Plc
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance Europe Ltd
  • QBE insurance (Europe) Ltd
  • Swiss Re International SE
  • Travel & General Insurance Services Ltd on behalf of International Insurance Company of Hannover Ltd and Hiscox Insurance Ltd
  • Tryg Garantiforsikring A/S
  • Zurich Insurance PLC

Insurance companies (financial failure insurance)

Please note that there are limits placed on the amount of Financial Failure Insurance (FFI) cover that each insurance company is authorised to provide to ABTA and this list is subject to change. You are advised to discuss this with your broker or with the company that is providing your FFI policy before arranging your cover.

  • CBL Insurance Europe Ltd (CBL Insurance is temporarily suspended for new FFI policies and for renewal of existing FFI policies until further notice, with effect from 20 February 2018)
  • Inter Hannover (via Towergate)
  • IPP
  • Mapfre
  • Zurich Insurance Plc (via Towergate)

PCC and Captives

Please note that there are limits placed on the amount of cover each of the below are authorised to provide to ABTA. 

You are advised to discuss this with your provider before arranging your cover.

  • ABTA Insurance PCC Ltd
  • ABTA Cell of the Lime Street Insurance PCC Ltd
  • Independents' Advantage Insurance Company Limited

The above list is produced in strict alphabetical order and is updated on a regular basis.

Please note: 

If your Bank or Insurance Company does not appear on this list, then we may be able to consider them as an approved provider.  
Please ask them to email us at financialmonitoring@abta.co.uk with their request to be considered.