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    AXIS Capital Holdings Limited (AXS)

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    AXIS Capital Holdings Limited
    92 Pitts Bay Road
    Pembroke, HM 08
    Bermuda - Map
    Phone: 441-496-2600
    Fax: 441-405-2600
    Website: http://www.axiscapital.com

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Financial
    Industry:Property & Casualty Insurance
    Full Time Employees:1,200

    Business Summary 

    AXIS Capital Holdings Limited provides specialty lines insurance and treaty reinsurance products worldwide. The company’s Insurance segment provides property insurance for commercial buildings, residential premises, construction projects, and onshore energy installations; marine insurance covering offshore energy, cargo, liability, recreational marine, fine art, specie, hull, and war; and terrorism, aviation, credit and political risk, and liability insurance. It also offers professional lines insurance that cover directors’ and officers’ liability, errors and omissions liability, employment practices liability, fiduciary liability, crime, professional indemnity, and other financial insurance related coverage for commercial enterprises, financial institutions, and not-for-profit organizations; and accidental death, travel, and specialty health products for employer and affinity groups, as well as accident and health reinsurance for catastrophic or per life events through wholesale and retail brokers, managing general agents, and underwriters. The company’s Reinsurance segment provides non-life reinsurance to insurance companies, such as catastrophe; property reinsurance covering property damage and related losses resulting from natural and man-made perils; professional lines; credit and surety; and motor reinsurance providing coverage to cedants for motor liability and property damage losses. This segment also offers coverage to insurers of standard casualty business, excess and surplus casualty business, and specialty casualty programs; coverage for various types of construction risks and risks associated with the erection, testing, and commissioning of machinery and plants during the construction stage; agriculture; and aviation, marine, and personal accident reinsurance. AXIS Capital Holdings Limited was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Pembroke, Bermuda.

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    Corporate Governance 
    AXIS Capital Holdings Limited’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Dec 1, 2014 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 6.
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    Key Executives 
     PayExercised
    Mr. Albert A. Benchimol , 56
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Director and Member of Exec. Committee
    3.65M0.00
    Mr. Joseph C. Henry , 61
    Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
    1.18M0.00
    Mr. John D. Nichols Jr., 53
    Chief Exec. Officer of AXIS Reinsurance
    2.23M0.00
    Mr. Dennis B. Reding , 65
    Sr. Advisor
    1.98M736.00K
    Mr. Richard Strachan , 46
    Chief Operations Officer
    N/AN/A
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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