Offices of the Insurance Commissioner
Allan L. McVey
Insurance Commissioner
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Reciprocal Jurisdiction Reinsurers

In order to obtain reciprocal jurisdiction, a Uniform Checklist for Reciprocal Jurisdiction Reinsurers shall be submitted along with any other reasonable requirements deemed necessary for certification by the Commissioner.  Please see  West Virginia Code §33-4-15a(e) and the following rule.

§114-40-7. Reciprocal Jurisdictions.

7.1. Pursuant to W. Va. Code §33-4-15a(b)(2)(F), the commissioner shall allow credit for reinsurance ceded by a domestic insurer to an assuming insurer that is licensed to write reinsurance by, and has its head office or is domiciled in, a reciprocal jurisdiction, and which meets the other requirements of this rule.

Pending Applications
CompaniesDate Application ReceivedPublic Comment Deadline
Arch Reinsurance, Ltd.8/1/20229/1/2022
Listing of Reciprocal Jurisdiction Reinsurers
CompaniesSecure RatingEffective Date
Convex Insurance UK Limited111/23/2021
Convex Re Limited411/23/2021
RenaissanceRe Specialty US Ltd31/13/2022
RenaissanceRe Europe AG31/13/2022
Renaissance Reinsurance Ltd31/13/2022
DaVinci Reinsurance Ltd41/13/2022
Aspen Bermuda Limited43/31/2022
Lancashire Insurance Company Ltd.45/25/2022
Underwriters at Lloyds36/3/2022