Atrium's Syndicate 609 continued its record of unbroken profitability in the 2000 year of account.

The syndicate made a result equivalent to 4.5% of its capacity of £66m. Atrium's Syndicate 570 lost the same percentage of its capacity of £50.1m. This brought the total for both syndicates to a profit of 0.6% of a total capacity of £116.1m.

The syndicates are forecast to finish 2001 between minus 2.8% and positive 3% of a total capacity of £132.8m. Preliminary forecasts for 2002 indicate they could make a profit of between 7.5% and 17.5% on a combined capacity of £260.1m.