This Joint Venture JV Agreement involves
Title: Joint Venture Agreement-MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN Ambassadors International Inc. AND AVIZENT/ Atlantic Gateway International, Ltd
Industry: Misc. Transportation Sector: Transportation
Ambassadors International Inc.
AVIZENT/ Atlantic Gateway International, Ltd
This Memorandum of Understanding (“Memorandum”), effective this 1st day of September 2009, is entered into by and between Atlantic Gateway International (SAC) Ltd, (herein after “AGIL”), and Ambassadors International, lnc. (herein after “Ambassadors”) (Collectively the “Parties”).
WHEREAS, Ambassadors is the parent company of a Bermuda captive reinsurer named Cypress Reinsurance Ltd
WHEREAS, Cypress Reinsurance Ltd is a company organized and existing under the laws of Bermuda and registered as an insurer entitled to avail itself of the provisions of the Act.
WHEREAS, AGIL is an approved Segregated Account Company (SAC) existing under the laws of Bermuda and registered as an insurer entitled to avail itself of the provisions of the Act.
WHEREAS, AGIL is a wholly owned subsidiary of Avizent.
WHEREAS, AGIL and Cypress Reinsurance Ltd (the “Reinsurer”) have entered into a retroactive reinsurance agreement executed March 29, 2004 for programs
CWHA year 2
CWHA year 3 (2003)
and also a master reinsurance agreement effective June l, 2004, and multiple Addendums for each program and subsequent program years identified as follows:
1A - ARISA year
1B - ARISA year 2 (2004)
1C - ARISA year 3 (2005)
2 - CMDA (2004)
3 - CWHA year 4 (2004)
4 - Bizassure (2004)
5A - Hospitality Insurance Services year 1 (2004)
5B - Hospitality Insurance Services year 2 (2005)
6 - CWHA year 5 (2005)
WHEREAS, the subject business is comprised of policies issued for the Identified Programs in each Reinsurance Addendum by Discover Re Managers, Ltd. or its designees on behalf of one or more of its Affiliated Insurers and which have been ceded to AGIL and thus a quota share portion retro-ceded to Cypress.
WHEREAS, AGIL is willing to establish a new segregated account “Cypress II” and assume all liabilities under the reinsurance retrocession agreements between Cypress and AGIL.
WHEREAS, Ambassadors desires to shut down and liquidate their Bermuda captive Cypress Reinsurance Ltd. And transfer all potential future liabilities and assets to new AGIL segregated
account Cypress II for consideration of a 50% commission on all net profit distributions minus losses and expenses associated with segregated account Cypress II.
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the foregoing, and for good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which is hereby acknowledged, the Parties hereby agree as follows:
This Memorandum shall apply to the program years in which Cypress and AGIL engaged in the retrocession agreements involving the following programs CWHA, ARISA, CMDA, Bizassure, and HIS.
Avizent’s captive Atlantic Gateway International