It’s not surprising that excess and surplus (E&S) underwriters have traditionally been forced to rely on experience and judgment to price insurance policies. After all, the non-admitted market is about as varied as you will find anywhere in the insurance world. But fortunately, there are tools today that can handle the challenge and help underwriters […]
Joe Palmer is assistant vice president and actuary with ISO’s Commercial Multi-Line Actuarial Division. He is responsible for Commercial Property, General Liability, Medical Professional Liability, Excess/Umbrella, Earthquake and Commercial Package policies.
Posts by Joe Palmer
Pricing insurance in the nonadmitted market is one of the toughest tasks for underwriters, as they try to rate new, niche risks with limited historical data. But it can be much easier with our new online portal. The portal offers loss costs and rating factors for 17 lines of business and can swiftly perform a […]