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Specialty Credit Insurance

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Credit risk protection

Insurance safeguarding your business and transactions against non-payment by a debtor.

Our specialty credit insurance is ideal for companies involved in the import and export of capital goods, and banks involved in the provision of trade finance, medium-term credit or other specialist credit facilities. It safeguards you against credit risk from counterparties on many credit obligations, including letters of credit and supplier credit financings.


Risks we insure

We protect companies and banks against credit risk on credit obligations such as:

  • Letters of credit and other trade finance instruments
  • Supplier credit financings
  • Buyer credit loans
  • Secured and unsecured corporate loans
  • Project finance loans

Chubb’s specialty credit insurance is perfect for businesses and banks wanting to:

  • Mitigate obligor concentration risk, sector concentration risk and country risk
  • Obtain capital relief
  • Obtain financing of insured receivables
Why Chubb?
Why Chubb?

We’re specialty credit insurance specialists – and we care about your business

Whether your business is big or small, takes you around the world or just around town, Chubb is there for you. Our breadth of experience in specialty credit insurance means we can provide the guidance and service you need, whenever you need it, wherever you may be. 

Partnership that’s personal 
We work to understand your business and where you’re heading so we can be proactive about meeting your needs. We invest in getting to know you, your team and your customers. The goal: to help you see ahead, be ahead and stay ahead.


Creative problem-solving
Insurance isn’t one-size-fits-all – and neither is our approach. Our playbook is always evolving because we’re always helping clients avoid risk in smarter ways. That means we bring the latest thinking and a fresh perspective to solving your challenges.


Unmatched expertise and financial strength
We’ve served clients and partnered with leading organisations for more than 200 years. Our longevity, expertise and financial strength are the bedrock of our business.



Yes, Chubb is able to provide policy wordings that allow a bank to take capital relief from the insurance, subject to applicable regulations.

For specialty credit, Chubb can typically provide capacity of up to $25m on any individual transaction. The tenors we can support will be appropriate for the nature of the underlying financing – ranging from less than one year for short-term trade finance transactions to up to 15 years for project finance transactions.


Talk to one of our experts


John Carter
Senior Underwriter