Sunday, August 12, 2012

OBQ 446: Serious bussiness of coffee house

Identify the organisation...

Clue1: This entity started as a coffee house more than three centuries ago where sailors can get reliable information on shipping.
Clue2: Given this the place soon became the first house of insurance brokers and this was stamped by British Parliament by passing an act in this company's name in 1838
Clue3: Of the many things company has insured are things like Celine Dion's vocal cords, and New World Trade Centre's development.

This is company's swanky head quarter in London.
Answer: Lloyds of London.