• Filing Date: 2014-03-12
  • Form Type: 10-K
  • Description: Annual report
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Reinsurance (Tables)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2013
Insurance [Abstract]  
Impact of Catastrophe Excess of Loss Reinsurance Treaties on Premiums Written and Earned

The impact of the catastrophe excess of loss reinsurance treaties on premiums written and earned is as follows:

 

     Years Ended December 31,  
     2013     2012     2011  

Premiums Written:

      

Direct

   $ 315,695      $ 205,839      $ 125,145   

Assumed

     39,076        73,340        62,104   
  

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

 

Gross written

     354,771        279,179        187,249   

Ceded

     (102,865     (75,939     (55,525
  

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

 

Net premiums written

   $ 251,906      $ 203,240      $ 131,724   
  

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

 

Premiums Earned:

      

Direct

   $ 273,037      $ 168,937      $ 119,756   

Assumed

     64,076        64,670        23,850   
  

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

 

Gross earned

     337,113        233,607        143,606   

Ceded

     (102,865     (75,939     (55,525
  

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

 

Net premiums earned

   $ 234,248      $ 157,668      $ 88,081