Commercial Specialty - Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd.

Comprised of seven niche-focused divisions, this segment delivers custom insurance products and services through a broad distribution platform. These divisions include Rockwood, Trident, Argo Insurance, ARIS, Argo Surety and Argo Pro, and our programs and fee-based divisions: Commercial Programs, Alternative Risk Solutions and Alteris.


Alteris Insurance Services is a complete solutions provider, offering managing general agencies and carriers access to risk solutions for specialty market niches.

As the leading underwriter of voluntary workers' comp insurance for the coal mining industry in Pennsylvania, Rockwood is well suited to meet the workers' comp insurance needs of virtually any mining customer. Rockwood is licensed in 33 states.

Trident is a leading provider of commercial insurance for small to midsize public entities in the U.S. It has a distribution network of 650 brokers in 30 states, serving more than 2,000 municipalities, public schools and special districts.

Many of our specialty lines of business are marketed under the Argo Insurance brand. These include U.S. Grocery and Retail, U.S. Commercial Programs, Worldwide Professional Lines and Worldwide Casualty.

ARIS Title Insurance Corporation is the recognized global authority on the subject of legal title risks impacting the global fine art market. It is the only insurer to underwrite true title insurance for fine art and other important collectibles.

Argo Surety provides contract and commercial surety bonds to a variety of businesses and industries. In addition, U.S. customs bonds can be offered through a unique partnership with C.A. Shea & Company.

Argo Pro offers a broad portfolio of Errors & Omissions and Management Liability products. Products are written on both an admitted and non-admitted basis and offer customized coverage that fits unique risks.