Antares has a global Specie portfolio encompassing all areas of Fine Art, Cash in Transit, Jewellers Block and General Specie.

Our experienced Specie underwriting team has a long and established presence within the Lloyd’s market. To provide our clients with flexible solutions that match each insured’s evolving needs and to offer an excellent level of service based on consistent and high-quality underwriting.

Understanding our brokers and clients’ current and future needs is of paramount importance to us.

Our dedicated team of Specie underwriters share a single philosophy… to be the Specie underwriting partner of choice for our clients through our industry and market expertise and our dedication to service.

We write a diverse, global book of business covering all aspects of Fine Art, Cash in Transit, Jewellers Block and General Specie including: Museums, Private Collections, Galleries and Dealers, Exhibitions, Auction Houses, Musical Instruments, Coins and Stamps, Armoured Car Operators, Vault Risks, Metals and Mining, Safe Deposit Boxes, Jewellers and Pawnbrokers, Diamond Dealers, Classic Cars and Valuables in transit.

Key features
  • Highly skilled underwriters
  • Flexible but consistent approach
  • Experienced, empowered team
  • Experienced and efficient claims service

Key Contacts:

James Glynn Class Underwriter, Specie +44(0)207 959 1910 [email protected]
Amelia Hinds Underwriter, Specie +44(0)207 959 1896 [email protected]
Daniel Steward Underwriting Assistant, Specie +44(0)203 598 8770 [email protected]

Head of Division

Jim Lye Active Underwriter +44(0)207 959 1936 [email protected]



Lloyd’s Box: Box 071, Ground Floor, Lloyd’s / Hours: 1100 – 1300 and 1500 – 1630 (or by appointment)


London Office: 21 Lime Street, London, EC3M 7HB