surety bond supports and protects the contractual obligations you have entered into with a customer, supplier or partner.

It is a contractual triangle relationship between you, the surety bond company (us) and the third party requiring the bond, in which we financially guarantee to your party that you will abide by the terms established by the bond.
  1. Need identification: You contact us and explain your need, linked to providing security in support of a contract.
  2. Documentation: We ensure documentation is complete and make it the cornerstone of the relationship between all parties.
  3. Risk analysis: You provide complete information for review, and our team of underwriters shares insight and advice.
  4. Bond facility set-up: We agree on the final surety  bond facility structure and ensure it is established quickly.
  5. Fulfilled obligations: If you fulfil your specified obligations, northing further happens and the bond will eventually expire. 
  6. In case of a filed claim: We will investigate the claim, determine if it is valid and follow up with you on next steps.

In the event of non-performance of the specified obligations, we are there to provide compensation for loss and damage.

These financial solutions are flexible and can be used on major projects and in different trade sectors: construction bonds, bid bonds, tender bonds, contract performance bonds, advance payment bonds, retention bonds, maintenance bonds, subcontractor bonds, legal and judicial bonds, custom bonds, tax bonds, EU bonds, court bonds, juridical bonds, legal bonds, travel bonds, pension bond, etc.

Contract Surety Bonds

Contract surety bonds are a common requirement in the construction industry. We offer bid, payment, performance, supply and maintenance bonds for mid to large contractors, including:

  • General Contractors
  • Construction Managers
  • Prime Electrical
  • Prime Mechanical
  • Highway and Bridge
  • Sewer and Water
  • Specialty Trades

Commercial Surety Bonds

Commercial Surety bonds may be required by local and state law to comply with state or federal regulations. We offer a variety of bonds to for mid to large companies:

  • Performance Bonds (Non-Construction or Supply)
  • Court Bonds — Judicial
  • Court Bonds — Fiduciary
  • Custom Bonds
  • License and Permit Bonds
  • Tax Bonds (Motor Fuel, Alcohol, Tobacco)
  • Workers’ Compensation Self-Insured Bonds
Owned by Allianz, we’re a reliable reference for your beneficiaries thanks to our AA rating from Standard & Poor’s, accepted by corporations and banks across the globe.
personalised service
We evaluate each client on an
individual basis
and tailor solutions to your unique needs
in order to find
the optimal solution for your business.

Our surety bonds are a financing alternative to bank bonds and allow you to free up liquidity and tender for contracts knowing that credit lines with your bank won’t be affected.
international reach
Thanks to our global insights and surety teams around the world, we support you in your global activities and international bond requirements, and provide centrally-managed surety programs
to companies operating in several countries.
Our bonds give you the confidence to enter new projects, and allow you to continue developing your business and trade with new clients,
domestically and abroad.
We are the European market leader and one of the most experienced global surety providers, with knowledge of local regulations and business practices. Every year, we provide bonding facilities worth around € 50 billion to approximately 14,800 clients.
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Allianz Trade is the global leader in  trade credit insurance and  credit management, offering tailored solutions to mitigate the risks associated with  bad debt, thereby ensuring the financial stability of businesses. Our products and services help companies with  risk management, c ash flow management, accounts receivables protection,  Surety bonds business fraud Insurance debt collection processes and  e-commerce credit insurance ensuring the financial resilience for our client’s businesses. Our expertise in risk mitigation and finance positions us as trusted advisors, enabling businesses aspiring for global success to expand into international markets with confidence.

Our business is built on supporting relationships between people and organizations, relationships that extend across frontiers of all kinds - geographical, financial, industrial, and more. We are constantly aware that our work has an impact on the communities we serve and that we have a duty to help and support others. At Allianz Trade, we are strongly committed to fairness for all without discrimination, among our own people and in our many relationships with those outside our business.