Placement Services

Placement Services

Being a specialised marine insurance broker, we service the whole spectrum of clients involved in shipping – from yacht owners via blue and brown water operations or shipyards to the cruise industry and charterers.

Whether protecting assets, managing liabilities or products developed for individual clients to cover areas such as political risks, business interruption, piracy or others – we provide the insurance solutions that clients need to safeguard their enterprises. Together with our parent company Ed Broking Group Limited, we have access to all local and international insurance markets in the world, finding the most beneficial cover structures for our clients.

Ocean and Inland Shipping

Whether sailing on the high seas or navigating inland waters – we are specialised in the creation and placement of marine insurance solutions for all kind of trades of national and international businesses across the maritime industry.

What we are best known for is the close dialogue with our clients and the ability to find tangible insurance solutions combined with efficient services to meet their needs while offering both standard and tailor-made marine insurance products.

Standard Marine Insurance Products (as Direct Insurance or Reinsurance)

  • Hull & Machinery
  • Protection & Indemnity
  • Ancillary Interests (Disbursements, Freight, Stores & Provisions etc.)
  • Loss of Hire
  • War Risks
  • Kidnap & Ransom
  • Freight, Demurrage & Defence
  • Charterers’ Liability
  • All marine related specialised insurance products for
    shipowners & managers

Special Marine Insurance Products

  • Contingency & Business Interruption
  • Deviation Cover
  • Crew Cover
  • Yacht’s Insurance
  • Drug Seizure
  • Electronic Equipment
  • Machinery Deductible Insurance
  • Cyber Risks
  • Release Call Insurance
  • Delay in Delivery / Non-delivery
  • Contract Frustration
  • Ship Recycling

Your Contact Person

Wulf Rathmanner
Tel.: +49 40 35003-371


Our services start even before the keel is laid at the shipyard. Shipbuilding contracts are complex, and we have acquired and demonstrated considerable knowledge over the years in steering short or extremely long-term private, military and merchant shipbuilding projects.

To optimally represent your interests and minimise risks both before and after signing a contract, our experts are more than glad to assist in every aspect and guide you through any phase of a shipyard project: construction, building, conversion, restoration, mid-life upgrade or maintenance and repair.

Main Products (as Direct Insurance or Reinsurance)

  • Builders’ Risks
  • Ship Repairers Legal Liability
  • Marine Liabilities
  • War Risks
  • Delay in Delivery / Non-delivery
  • Hull & Machinery, Protection & Indemnity, Charterer´s Liabilities, etc., for owned or chartered floating objects (floating docks, dock gates, pontoons, floating bridges, workboats, etc.)

Your Contact Person

Wulf Rathmanner
Tel.: +49 40 35003-371