Oxford Insurance Group Companies

Oxford Insurance Group’s regulated London insurance broking subsidiary is Oxford Insurance Brokers Limited which includes the trading entities James Hampden International Insurance Brokers and MGB Insurance Brokers.

The group also includes two managing general agencies, Switzerland-based UNIS AG and Dubai-based Antarah.


All of these businesses share common values and resources and collectively provide their clients with a wide range of general and specialist insurance and reinsurance services.

Established in 1998, Oxford Insurance Brokers is a fully accredited Lloyd’s insurance and reinsurance broker.

The company offers a broad range of products and services, on both an open market and binding authority basis. Oxford’s expert teams use their insight and experience to help clients manage their risks. Understanding clients’ risk management, insurance and reinsurance needs is central to everything Oxford does – enabling them to craft bespoke solutions that are both innovative and competitive.

The office is located close to Lloyd’s in the City of London. Oxford has deep and longstanding relationships with a wide range of underwriters across the Lloyd’s and London company markets.

Claims advocacy is a key attribute and Oxford always strives to ensure that clients’ claims are resolved in a timely and professional manner.

James Hampden International Insurance Brokers (JHI) is a specialist insurance and reinsurance broker based in the City of London, specialising in providing Lloyd’s coverholder status and placing binding authorities for a range of clients around the globe

Renowned for the dedicated service that its team delivers, JHI’s success is based on the development of longstanding relationships with partner clients.

A key element of JHI’s operating model is the pro-active pursuit of business opportunities for clients. The team uses their expertise, experience and insight to craft bespoke solutions for clients with underwriters in the Lloyd’s and London markets.

MGB Insurance Brokers specialises in arranging professional and financial insurances, including professional indemnity, directors & officers, management liability, financial institutions, cyber liability and medical malpractice.

As a specialist Lloyd’s wholesale broker, MGB works with retail brokers to find the right cover for their clients. MGB’s team is dedicated to adding value and providing high quality service levels to clients, broker partners and insurers. Each of the management team at MGB has over 20 years of experience in the Lloyd’s and company markets. They have built enduring relationships with insurers and broker partners.

UNIS AG is a Swiss-domiciled managing general agent with offices in Zurich and Lausanne. It also has a subsidiary in the Principality of Liechtenstein. The company was formed in 2017 from the merger of Lloyd’s coverholder Abraxas Insurance and IBC Direct. The merger has made UNIS a leading Lloyd’s coverholder in Switzerland.

The firm specialises in motor, property, pleasure boats and specialty lines including professional indemnity, directors and officers and medical malpractice and targets small and medium-sized companies and private individuals through a network of partner brokers.

Antarah is a managing general agent situated in the United Arab Emirates within the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) and is regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA). The firm is a Lloyd’s coverholder and underwrites risks in the Middle East and North Africa regions.

The company offers a range of products including combined general liability, builders’ risk, professional indemnity, property and terrorism on a reinsurance basis and is able to use its regional expertise to develop bespoke coverage solutions for its clients.