Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. underwrites specialty lines of personal and commercial property and casualty insurance and reinsurance worldwide. Its Insurance segment offers agriculture insurance covering traditional multi-peril crop insurance, crop hail, livestock risk protection, and other agriculture risk management products; and professional lines of insurance products, including directors’ and officers’ liability, errors and omissions, employment practices liability, environmental liability, and pension trust liability insurance. This segment also offers casualty insurance comprising third party liability insurance; property insurance for various industries; healthcare liability line focusing on hospital medical professional liability insurance; and surety and other specialty products, such as contract and commercial surety, and workers’ compensation. The company’s Reinsurance segment provides catastrophe reinsurance for catastrophic perils primarily for property and workers’ compensation business; casualty reinsurance for reinsuring third party liability exposures, such as automobile, professional, directors’ and officers’, and umbrella liabilities, as well as workers’ compensation; and property reinsurance for individual property insurance policies. It also provides aerospace reinsurance covering hull, aircraft liability, and aircraft products; marine reinsurance of bluewater and brownwater hull, and cargo risks; surety reinsurance for contract and commercial surety, as well as for fidelity insurance coverages; personal accident and terrorism reinsurance products; agriculture reinsurance for risks associated with the production of food and fiber; and traditional treaty, and stop loss reinsurance for primary insurance companies writing multiple peril, hail, and named peril covers, as well as custom risk transfer mechanisms for agricultural dependent industries. The company was founded in 2001 and is based in Pembroke, Bermuda.