Surety and Credit Products

We issue a variety of bonds for companies operating across a wide range of industries in the UK, Ireland and across Europe.

Great American International Insurance DAC is authorised and regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland to issue bonds and credit products. We have an A+ rating from Standard & Poor’s* based on the strength of our parent through whom we reinsure risks.  This credit rating underpins our strong offering to the surety and credit market.

Our underwriters are experts in the bonds market with extensive knowledge gained over many years in the surety market. We are uniquely positioned to provide solutions to your or your clients’ bonding needs.


Bond Types

We offer a broad range of bonds including:-

Customs Bonds ranging from Custom Warehouse Bonds to Deferred Customs Duties and other Custom Bonds

EU Guarantees including but not limited to Tender Guarantees and Compliance with Regulations Guarantees

Deposit Bonds / Advance Payment Bonds


Credit Products

Trade Credit Insurance, Bank Structured Trade Finance

Trade Credit Insurance, Letter of Credit

Trade Credit Insurance, Medium Term –  single debtor

Trade Credit Insurance, Short Term –  single debtor



We provide bonds and credit suitable for clients from a wide range of sectors including:

Food and Drinks Industry




Motor Trade


Financial Institutions


Please contact us to discuss your bond/credit requirements in more detail:

Liam O’Kelly

Senior Bonds and Credit Underwriter

Tel: +353 1 845 8410


or complete the Bond Application Form and email it to us.