general agent

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Synonyms for general agent

someone authorized to transact every kind of business for the principal

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an agent who sells insurance

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The agency, the entity running California's Covered California health insurance exchange program, wants to use general agents to recruit, train, supervise and support the retail agents that help the small employers that sign up for the state's Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) exchange plans.
It was the city general agents, he said, who performed all kinds of functions beyond underwriting business representing a multiple number of companies.
As a result, the world where insurers, managing general agents, and brokers each had their own imaging systems and data forms reflecting their own individual touches was dying.
A managing general agent wants to organize an agent-owned offshore captive insurance company.
The company markets its products directly and through a network of over 125 general agents and service organizations, allowing it to reach over 5,000 franchised and independent automobile dealerships, and over 500 credit unions, banks, specialty lenders, and manufacturers.
We have a great deal of hope that those standards will have wide acceptance and be used by the agency vendors but also some general agents with proprietary environments that we're dealing with," said John B.
where he served as Senior Vice President and Branch Manager of the company's Westport office specializing in large Managing General Agent accounts while directing the Benfield Program Solutions team.
Straddling the disparate worlds of agents and insurers, managing general agents rely on close relationships with both to establish and cultivate business ties.
They may work directly with a life insurer as a career agent or a personal producing general agent, but more often, they have a relationship with a wholesaler.
While AIMA will continue to be available as the AIG Companies' managing general agent until that time, North American marine insurance clients are now free, if the client prefers, to work directly with AIG Global Marine for their underwriting, claims and all other needs.
He also worked for a national medical professional liability company marketing new business and has served as an underwriter for a Managing General Agent.
The companies that continue to use the brokerage general agent approach--in hopes of tapping the success experienced by their fixed business--are encountering obstacles to accessing registered representatives because of the National Association of Securities Dealers' licensing and supervision issues.
Lipson has worked for Metropolitan Life, Mutual of Omaha, and RBA Insurance Strategies in various capacities including agent, broker, agency manager and general agent partner.
It supports "cyber-agents" by providing online life insurance comparison and quoting capabilities while acting as the managing general agent.
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