Current Events

Marcus Payne Advanced E&S | Nov. 3-6 | St. Louis

Join your peers at WSIA's Marcus Payne Advanced E&S Program. Advanced E&S is a great next step for professionals with 5-15 years of industry experience, and the program content focuses on current industry trends and topics that you can use to positively impact your work immediately. Register online by October 7!

2019 Annual Marketplace registration now open

Registration for WSIA's 2019 Annual Marketplace, September 22-25 in San Diego, CA is now closed. Please contact Vicky Fleming, with questions. Annual Marketplace offers networking and business opportunities for WSIA members. Learn more here

Registered attendees are encouraged to read these recent Marketplace updates

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The WSIA PAC is committed to supporting candidates for the U.S. House and Senate whose philosophies and attitudes are consistent with the goals of WSIA, the surplus lines industry and the wholesale distribution system. WSIA member employees can contribute to the PAC online.

Distribution cost analysis available to members

A recent Conning analysis of distribution costs concludes that wholesale distribution does not increase the cost of the transaction to the insured. The report, and accompanying FAQs, are available to WSIA members. 

Find a WSIA Member

WSIA members are specialists who create innovative solutions for nonstandard insurance risk. Count on them to deliver custom, cost-effective solutions that are expertly tailored to meet your specific insurance needs. WSIA members...where complex risk meets innovative solutions.

WSIA Education Foundation

Learn more about the WSIA Education Foundation here.  The foundation is dedicated to encouraging the educational development of all those interested in the excess and surplus lines business, to creating an understanding, and overcoming the misperceptions of the excess and surplus lines market. The Foundation accomplishes this by providing support to the ASLI designation, providing scholarships and grants to students, and by partnering with A.M. Best to produce the annual Special Report, U.S. Surplus Lines - Segment Review.