(215 ILCS 100/20)
(from Ch. 73, par. 1620)
Books and records; reinsurance intermediary brokers.
(a) For at least 10 years after expiration of each contract of
reinsurance transacted by it, the intermediary broker shall keep a complete
record for each transaction showing:
(1) The type of contract, limits, underwriting
restrictions, classes or risks, and territory.
(2) Period of coverage, including effective and
expiration dates, cancellation provisions, and notice required of cancellations.
(3) Reporting and settlement requirements of balances.
(4) Rate used to compute the reinsurance premium.
(5) Names and addresses of assuming reinsurers.
(6) Rates of all reinsurance commissions, including
the commissions on any retrocessions handled by the intermediary broker.
(7) Related correspondence and memoranda.
(8) Proof of placement.
(9) Details regarding retrocessions handled by the
intermediary broker including the identity of retrocessionaires and percentage of each contract assumed or ceded.
(10) Financial records including, but not limited to,
premium and loss accounts.
(11) When an intermediary broker procures a
reinsurance contract on behalf of a licensed ceding insurer:
(A) directly from any assuming reinsurer, written
evidence that the assuming reinsurer has agreed to assume the risk;
(B) if placed through a representative of the
assuming reinsurer, other than an employee, written evidence that the reinsurer has delegated binding authority to the representative.
(b) The insurer shall have access and the right to copy and audit all
accounts and records maintained by the intermediary broker related to its
business in a form
usable by the insurer.
(Source: P.A. 98-756, eff. 7-16-14.)