Sizing Up Specialty Lines

February 2009
Best's Review;Feb2009, Vol. 109 Issue 10, p28
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the discussion of surplus writers and insurance wholesalers regarding the anticipated price increase and capacity trend in the U.S. market. Tony Markel predicts that prices will continue to slow down that would bring disappointment to everyone. Lee McDonald adds that the industry is experiencing a spectrum of hard and soft pricing trends. E. G. Lassiter notes that the most difficult aspect in the business is dealing general liability.


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