NAPSLO Conference Reaffirms Growth in Surplus Lines

NAPSLO Conference Reaffirms Growth in Surplus Lines During the past year, we’ve been writing about the shift taking place in certain areas from the admitted market to Excess & Surplus Lines and program business, as standard markets employ stricter [...]

Insurance Trend: Commercial Insurance Rising Steadily

Commercial Insurance Rising Steadily, Analytics & Underwriting Influential   Last month, Towers Watson released its latest Commercial Insurance Pricing Survey (CLIPS), which showed that pricing rose by six percent in aggregate during the second quarter of 2013. This marks [...]

Insurance Study: Insurers on ISO Changes, Browser-Based Solutions

Insurance Study: Insurers on ISO Changes, Browser-Based Solutions   In our previous article, we provided a brief overview of the findings from a recent report by the Novarica Insurance Technology Research Council, a knowledge sharing and peer networking community [...]

Commercial Lines Insurance Carriers Investing in Technology to Compete

Commercial Lines Insurance Carriers Investing in Technology to Compete   Commercial lines insurance insurers are spending more money and resources on technology, according to a recent study by the Novarica Insurance Technology Research Council, a knowledge sharing and peer [...]

Improving Customer Experiences: The Focus of Insurers

In a recent brief by Strategy Meets Action (SMA), many insurance carriers as part of their strategy have moved improving the customer experience to the forefront. Insurers are devoting their resources and energy to reorient their company around the [...]

Program Business Spurs Growth for MGAs, Program Administrators, Insurers

Program Business Spurs Growth for MGAs, Program Administrators, Insurers   A recent article in the on-line edition of Insurance & Technology entitled “Program Business: An Untapped Path to Insurance Premium Growth” caught our eye here at NetRate Systems. We [...]

Insurance Trend: Property and Casualty Industry Poised for Growth

Insurance Trend: Property and Casualty Industry Poised for Growth The economy is still uncertain, interest rates are low, the soft-to-hard market transition has been quite modest to date and a tougher regulatory environment exists, but these realities aren’t preventing [...]