LIVA M&A Insurance Services

Contingent Risk Insurance

Contingent Risk insurance is a tailored solution which transfers an identified or contingent risk to an insurer’s balance sheet.


Seller, Buyer, Target or other entity if not arising during a transaction.

Policy Period:

The policy period will be driven by the insured’s requirements, subject to a maximum of 10 years.


2 – 10% of the limit of liability.


Covers a broad range of specific known risks.

The coverage provided will be dependent on the specifics of each risk but would ordinarily provide cover for the insured’s financial loss and defence costs (if applicable).

Required Documents:

- Description of the risk.

- Robust opinion as to likelihood of crystallisation and the quantum.