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Texas Surplus Lines Premiums Reach $877.51M in March

Apr 12 2021 // More than $877 million in surplus lines premium was recorded in Texas in March, the Surplus Lines Stamping Office of Texas (SLTX) reports. SLTX says the $877.51 million in premium for March brings Texas’ year-to-date...

Surplus Lines Broker, Agent or Both? It’s Complicated.

Apr 9 2021 // Increasingly, the world of insurance distribution has become highly specialized, utilizing technology and a multitude of parties to reach customers worldwide. The surplus lines industry is no exception. Surplus lines...

Massachusetts’ Risk Strategies Acquires Specialty Insurance Solutions

Apr 1 2021 // Risk Strategies, a Boston, Massachusetts-based national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has acquired Specialty Insurance Solutions (SIS), expanding capabilities in its national student health...

Lloyd’s Expects Large Loss from Suez Canal Blockage

Mar 31 2021 // The blockage of the Suez Canal for nearly a week will result in a “large loss” for Lloyd’s of London, its chairman said on Wednesday, as the insurance market recorded a 900 million pound ($1.2 billion)...

AM Best Credit Ratings Assigned to Texas’ Upland Specialty Insurance

Mar 25 2021 // AM Best has assigned a Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent) and a Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “a-” to Upland Specialty Insurance Co. (Upland Specialty) in Dallas. The outlook assigned to these...

When Normal Lloyd’s Trading Returns, Brokers Urge Work Flexibility, Less ‘Stuffy’ Dress Code

Mar 25 2021 // LONDON – When the pandemic is over, the brokers of Lloyd’s of London could haggle with underwriters from home in their underpants, and ditch their pinstripes at the office. A trade body representing brokers took a...

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