Multiple Factors Cited for Rise in Insurance Penetration

Meyers, Maxwell
February 2006
Bond Buyer;2/13/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32218, p5A
Trade Publication
The article reports on the factors contributing to the increase in insurance penetration in the U.S. The increased competition combined with a challenging pricing environment is putting enormous pressure on companies to write new business. The increase in variable-rate issuance may also have played a role in elevating the penetration rate.


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