Security Insuring Agreement

The Securities Insuring Agreement (also known as Insuring Agreement E) covers losses resulting directly from extending credit on the faith of Stock Certificates, Deeds or like instruments, Certificates of Origin or Title, Guarantees, Evidences of Debt and Security Agreements, which are forged, altered, lost, stolen, or in some cases, counterfeit.

Coverage Summaries of Bond Insuring Agreements

Claims Examples

  • The bank acquires loans originated by a mortgage broker. A borrower subsequently defaults on a note and it is found that the Certificates of Deposit used as collateral had been altered.

  • The bank accepts a certificate of title as collateral for a loan. The bank relies on this collateral prior to granting the loan. The borrower defaults on the loan and it is later proven that the certificate of title is counterfeit.

  • Coverage for loan participations may also be purchased.
  • The bank must have relied in good faith upon the original instrument, and the bank or its authorized representative must have had actual physical possession of the written, original instrument prior to extending the credit.

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