OdysseyRe is one of the world's leading providers of reinsurance and specialty insurance. Comprised of its flagship reinsurer, Odyssey Reinsurance Company and its subsidiaries, Hudson Insurance Group and Newline Group, OdysseyRe is a global enterprise committed to providing local expertise. Headquartered in Stamford, CT, the Company operates through its network of over 30 offices located in 13 countries, and writes business in more than 100 territories around the world.
OdysseyRe prides itself on the experience, professionalism and dedication of its underwriting, actuary, audit, claims and catastrophe modeling teams across all lines of business.
With total assets of $10.2 billion and $3.8 billion in shareholders' equity as of December 31, 2016, OdysseyRe provides clients with financial security, which is further fortified by its parent company, Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited, a financial services holding company with $43.4 billion in assets and $11.8 billion in shareholders' equity.
OdysseyRe has a proud history that dates back to 1900. It became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fairfax in 1996. Please refer to the Company's timeline, which outlines important dates and milestones spanning more than a century.