Surplus Lines Stamping Office of Texas (SLTX) News

Nearly $748M in Texas Surplus Lines Premiums Reported in April

The Surplus Lines Stamping Office of Texas (SLTX) says recorded $747.99 million in surplus lines premium in April, an amount representing a 0.8% increase over April 2020. Cumulatively, this represents a total of $2.75 billion in premium year-to-date, a 14.2% …

Texas Q1 Surplus Lines Premium Up 20% Over 2020, Stamping Office Says

The Surplus Lines Stamping Office of Texas (SLTX) reported that the state has seen record-breaking premiums in the first quarter of 2021, with a total of $2 billion in premium representing a 20.1% increase over the same period in 2020. …

Texas Surplus Lines Premiums Reach $877.51M in March

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 total to $2.00 billion. The …

Texas Records $613.58M in Surplus Lines Premium in January

Surplus lines premium continues its steady rise in Texas, with $613.58 million recorded in January, and increase of 13.6% compared with January 2020, according to the Surplus Lines Stamping Office of Texas (SLTX). Many lines of business increased over the …

Texas Surplus Line Insurance Premium Neared $8B in 2020

Texas recorded nearly $8 billion in surplus lines premium in 2020. The Surplus Lines Stamping Office of Texas (SLTX) reported that surplus line premium in the state increased to $7.92 billion in 2020, up 14% from $6.95 billion recorded in …

Recorded Texas Surplus Lines Premium Rose to $629.53 Million in October

The Surplus Lines Stamping Office of Texas (SLTX) recorded $629.53 million in Texas surplus lines premium during the month of October. The premium recorded year to date through October represents a 13.8% increase over the same period in 2019, according …

Texas Surplus Lines Stamping Office Recommends Fee Decrease

The Surplus Lines Stamping Office of Texas (SLTX) has filed a recommendation for a decrease in the stamping fee rate with the Texas Department of Insurance. In a letter to Insurance Commissioner Kent Sullivan, SLTX said its board of directors …

Texas’ Online Surplus Lines Filing System Now Partially Operational

The Surplus Lines Stamping Office of Texas (SLTX) says some elements of its new online filing system, SMART, were released on June 12. Surplus lines agents and brokers who file policies with SLTX using automated filing now have the opportunity …

Texas Surplus Lines Premium in April Rises to $741.68M

Texas surplus lines premium during the month of April 2020 reached $741.68 million, according to the Surplus Lines Stamping Office of Texas (SLTX). This is a 14.8% increase over the same period in 2019, SLTX reported. Additionally, through April, each …

Texas Surplus Lines Filings Up 14.5% in Q1 2020 Compared with Q1 2019

The Surplus Lines Stamping Office of Texas (SLTX) reports that excess and surplus lines insurance premium recorded for the first quarter of 2020 is up 14.5% compare with the same period last year. Additionally, the Q1 2020 filings represent a …