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Panel: Surplus Lines Poised for Continued Growth

Panelists in a recent webinar said the U.S. surplus lines sector continues to grow faster than the overall property/casualty market, but challenges include careful risk selection and maintaining relationships with brokers and clients.
November 27, 2019

  • AM Best's Mangan: Stable Outlook for Global Re Sector Aided by Capital Alliances
    December 2, 2019

  • World's Largest Insurers Ranking Shows Globalization of Industry
    December 2, 2019

  • Panel: Portfolio Managers Leveraging Fixed-Income Securities
    November 28, 2019

  • Panel: Surplus Lines Poised for Continued Growth
    November 27, 2019

  • AM Best Analyst: Rated Captives in Cayman, Bermuda Outperform US Commercial Market
    November 20, 2019

  • AM Best Analysts: ID Theft Insurance Evolving
    November 15, 2019

  • Insurance Market Briefing - Europe Reveals an Industry Adapting to Nonstop Change
    November 12, 2019

  • AM Best Analyst: P/C Industry Funded 90% of $146 Billion in A&E Exposures
    November 10, 2019

  • AM Best Outlook: Title Insurance Stable, But Potential Challenges Include Sluggish Economy
    November 5, 2019

  • AM Best Analyst: 2019 Catastrophes Likely to Dent Reinsurance Earnings
    November 4, 2019

  • AM Best: Third-Party Capital Expected to Continue to Grow in Reinsurance
    October 31, 2019

  • SIRC Attendees: Recent Catastrophes Shift Focus to Cat Modeling
    October 30, 2019

  • SIRC Attendees: Capacity Crunch Looms in Retrocession Market
    October 30, 2019

  • SIRC Attendees: Challenges Include Weather, Talent, New Coverages
    October 29, 2019

  • AM Best Analysts: US Life Fraternals Could Harness Social Media, Education to Grow Membership
    October 22, 2019

  • APCIA Attendees: Expect Moderate Increases at Jan. 1 Renewals
    October 21, 2019

  • A Lapse in TRIPRA Would Disrupt the Market
    October 21, 2019

  • CIGNJ Attendees: Captives Were Original Disruptors
    October 17, 2019

  • Insurance Society of Philadelphia Event Draws Record Turnout, Fundraising
    October 17, 2019

  • AM Best Analysts: Group Critical Illness Policies Rising
    October 16, 2019

  • AM Best: Bolivia Market Healthy
    October 15, 2019

  • AM Best's Zonenberg: Rated Companies Prepared for Possible TRIPRA Interruption
    October 15, 2019

  • AM Best Analysts: Insurers Likely to Grow Green Bonds
    October 13, 2019

  • Starr’s Greenberg: 15%-20% of Insurtechs Offer Promise; Others Will Fail
    October 7, 2019

  • AM Best's Keen-Tomlinson: Motor Insurance, Geopolitical Risks Creating Turbulent Turkish Market
    October 3, 2019

  • AM Best Analysts: GE's Long-Term Care Exposure Casts Wide Shadow
    September 30, 2019

  • Application Program Interfaces Help Fuel the Insurtech Boom
    September 27, 2019

  • New Carriers and MGAs, Risk Capital Fuel Insurtech Progress
    September 25, 2019

  • Women Insurtech Founders: Profitability Builds Trust
    September 24, 2019

  • Mutuals Look to Link Small-Town Values With Big-Time Tech
    September 24, 2019

  • E&S Crystal Ball: Higher Rates, More Risk Sharing, Social Inflation Ahead
    September 23, 2019

  • AM Best's Muccia: Rated US P/C Mutual Insurers See Improved Results
    September 23, 2019

  • Buoyed by Improved Results, Mutual Insurers Prep for the Next Round of Competition
    September 23, 2019

  • Thriving Wholesale, Specialty Sectors Draw Insurers to WSIA Event
    September 23, 2019

  • At InsureTech Connect 2019, Insurance Fundamentals Take Center Stage
    September 23, 2019

  • Tennis Centers Carry Their Own Set of Underwriting Challenges
    September 22, 2019

  • AM Best Analysts: Health Insurers See Strong Results, Accommodate ACA Changes
    September 19, 2019

  • Stakeholders Want Climate Insights
    September 15, 2019

  • AM Best’s Irwin Provides Overview of Updated Innovation Criteria
    September 12, 2019

  • AM Best's Siddiqui: Energy Risks Dominate MENA Reinsurance Sector
    September 10, 2019

  • AM Best Analysts: IFRS 17 and LIBOR Among Key Issues Facing Canada Market
    September 10, 2019

  • AM Best Panel: Reinsurers Optimistic and Evolving
    September 9, 2019

  • 'A Very Different Market Now'
    September 9, 2019

  • Reinsurance Market Briefing From Rendez-Vous de Septembre
    September 9, 2019

  • ‘The Future Looks Bright’
    September 8, 2019

  • 'What a Difference a Year Makes'
    September 8, 2019

  • Reinsurance Panel: Agile Capital, Tech Reshaping Reinsurance Sector
    August 27, 2019

  • AM Best's Botelho-Young: Lloyd's Maintains Its Positions in Global Reinsurance Market
    August 21, 2019

  • AM Best's Novella: Swiss Re Retakes Top Spot in Annual Global Reinsurance Ranking
    August 21, 2019

  • AM Best Analysts: Evolving Reinsurance Environment Calls for New Strategies
    August 21, 2019

  • AM Best's Chan: Hong Kong Insurers Ramp Up to Meet Expanded Health Offerings
    August 19, 2019

  • AM Best's Ermakova: Russia's Insurance Market Reaching a Turning Point
    August 14, 2019

  • AM Best's Siddiqui: Regulatory, Competitive Changes Reduce Bahrain's Role
    August 8, 2019

  • NAIC's NYC Event Draws the Insurance Industry to a Meeting of the Minds
    August 8, 2019

  • Captive Insurance Leaders Say the Sector Provides a Sense of Purpose
    August 8, 2019

  • Born as Innovations, Captives Find New Ways to Provide Coverage, Services
    August 7, 2019

  • As Insurance Market Hardens, Captive Sector Poised for Growth
    August 6, 2019

  • Caribbean Insurance Markets Show Range of Results
    August 6, 2019

  • Regulators Say Overseeing Captives Requires a Different Perspective
    August 6, 2019

  • AM Best Analysts: NY's Child Victims Act Will Impact Insurers' Reserves
    July 31, 2019

  • AM Best's Eslami: Rated Captives Build Surplus, Outperform Commercial Sector
    July 30, 2019

  • AM Best's Prince: Strong Solvency II Ratios Typically Mirrored by Strong BCAR Ratios
    July 23, 2019

  • AM Best Analysts: Rising Regulatory Standards in Asia-Pacific Will Erode Protectionism
    July 23, 2019

  • AM Best Analysts: Life Insurers Drawn to Direct-to-Consumer, Face Obstacles
    July 23, 2019

  • AM Best's Hopper: US Insurers Increase Private Equity Holdings
    July 23, 2019

  • AM Best's Lee: Japanese Nonlife Insurers Tap Cat Reserves After Storms
    July 23, 2019

  • AM Best Analysts: Europe, MENA Face Evolving Risk Environments
    July 23, 2019

  • Tech, Data, Automation Add to Insurance Marketing Toolkits
    July 22, 2019

  • Cyber Insurance Market Expanding, but Racing to Keep Pace With Exposures
    July 22, 2019

  • AM Best Analysts: Life and Annuity Insurers Better Prepared for Next Downturn
    July 10, 2019

  • A Look Inside AM Best's Impairment and Rating Transition Study
    July 8, 2019

  • AI, Complexity Theory Joining to Push Back Risk Frontiers
    July 7, 2019

  • AM Best's Patron: Jordan's Insurers Face Risk, Asset Concentration
    July 5, 2019

  • US Medical Professional Liability Sector Shows Improved Results, Developing Challenges
    July 1, 2019

  • AM Best's Tournier: Product Penetration Aids Stable Outlook for French Life Sector
    June 26, 2019

  • AM Best's Wong-Fupuy: Italy's Insurance Market Shaped by Concentration, Distribution
    June 26, 2019

  • AM Best's Seydoux: German Life Sector Burdened by Product Commitments, Reserving
    June 24, 2019

  • Report From IIS: To Cover the Biggest Risk Needs, Think Micro
    June 21, 2019

  • AM Best Analysts: Cyber Coverage Growth Attracts Competitors
    June 20, 2019

  • Report From IIS: Closing the Protection Gap Takes More Than Insurance
    June 20, 2019

  • Report From IIS: Insurers' Biggest Risk Is Losing Touch With the Customer
    June 19, 2019

  • AM Best's Dunckley: Stable Outlook for Evolving Italian Life Sector
    June 16, 2019

  • As Companies' Understanding of Risk Evolves, So Do Their Captives
    June 12, 2019

  • Bermuda Conference: 'Captives Don't Fly Under the Radar Anymore'
    June 11, 2019

  • AM Best's Zonenberg: Rated Companies Should Prep for Possible TRIPRA Shutdown
    June 9, 2019

  • AM BestTV Panel: Competitive Insurance Industry Open, Generous to Startups
    June 5, 2019

  • To Compete in a Data-Driven World, Insurers Turn to Digital Policy Admin
    June 4, 2019

  • AM Best's Blades: US Inland Marine Sector Shows Exceptional Stability
    June 3, 2019

  • AM Best Marks Five Years in Mexico City
    May 16, 2019

  • With AOB Battle Winding Down in Florida, FAIR Sets Sights on Flood
    May 16, 2019

  • AM Best's Novelo: Mexico's Insurance Sector Tied to Fate of National Economy
    May 15, 2019

  • AM Best's Novelo: Solvency II Approach Has Benefited Mexico's Insurance Sector
    May 15, 2019

  • AM Best's Sánchez : Growth in Colombian Insurance Market Supports Stable Outlook
    May 15, 2019

  • How AM Best Rates ILS-Affiliated Collateralized Reinsurers
    May 13, 2019

  • AM Best's Adams: China, Other Expanding Markets Drive Growth for Life Re Sector
    May 3, 2019

  • Social Media Is Changing Insurance Claims
    May 3, 2019

  • AM Best's Langowski: Despite Storms, Outlook for German Nonlife Sector Is Stable
    April 17, 2019

  • AM Best's Dunckley: Outlook for Italian Nonlife Sector Remains Stable
    April 14, 2019