State of the Surplus Lines Market: 2010

December 2010
Best's Review;Dec2010, Vol. 111 Issue 8, p30
Trade Publication
An interview with panelists from specialty markets is presented. They were asked on the impact of acquisitions and mergers as well as the other developments affecting property/casualty industry. David Blades notes that surplus lines market's direct written premium decreased by 4.1% for three consecutive year. Neal Abernathy points out that the market still writes an enormous insurance. Matt Power contends that insufficient demand improves the industry.


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