Hiscox USA is part of a specialist international insurance group, Hiscox Ltd. Listed on the London Stock Exchange this group is one of the world's leading specialist insurers. The Hiscox Group operates through three main underwriting divisions - Hiscox London Market, Hiscox UK and Europe and Hiscox International. Hiscox opened its first United States office in Armonk, New York in March 2006. In addition to the Armonk office Hiscox has satellite offices in Manhattan, San Francisco and Chicago to further develop its broker relationships and distribution network for businesses in the USA. Hiscox USA is focused on rolling out Hiscox's specialist products for small and mid-size US businesses which can be purchased via local and regional brokers. USA business already accounts for 40% of Hiscox's overall business today, written via Syndicate 33 at Lloyd's of London, where it has been underwriting a wide range of personal and business risks for over 100 years.