Incorporated as a limited liability company (Société Anonyme) and wholly owned by the French State, CCR guarantees its business partners solid long-lasting relationships.
The Company presents the particularity of offering unlimited cover, for specific classes of business in the French market, with the guarantee of the French State. This applies especially to natural disasters.
CCR is a public-sector reinsurer that provides cedants operating in France with coverage against natural disasters and uninsurable risks
CCR key dates
Transfer of control of CCR Re
to SMABTP and MACSF (acquisition of a majority stake)
Creation of CCR Re
, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CCR, dedicated to open market reinsurance activities.
CCR becomes a French limited liability company
; an agreement is concluded for State-guaranteed activities.
Establishment of specialty lines reinsurance
with the State’s backing: war risks, nuclear risks, natural disasters, terrorist attacks and acts of terrorism.
CCR is authorized by the French Supervisory Ministry
to operate freely as a reinsurer without the State’s guarantee.
Establishment of the Caisse Centrale de Réassurance (CCR)
, a public institution with commercial operations whose primary vocation is to further the control of the insurance industry by conducting conventional reinsurance operations.
Création de la Caisse Centrale de Réassurance (CCR)
, établissement public à caractère commercial, avec pour vocation de favoriser le contrôle de l’industrie de l’assurance en pratiquant des opérations conventionnelles de réassurances.