insurance broker

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n insurance broker an agent who sells insurance
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Insurance broker a broker or agent who effects insurance.
    • Insurance broker one who is agent in procuring insurance on vessels, or against fire.
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Usage

In literature:

It was, however, the biggest ever suffered by marine insurance brokers.
"Sinking of the Titanic" by Various
Remember I'm a ship, freight and marine insurance broker, and I'm not working for my health.
"Cappy Ricks" by Peter B. Kyne
Every banker, every commission agent, every broker, every insurance agent, every real-estate dealer.
"Bolshevism" by John Spargo
From Wall street to Ann street, Insurance Companies, Real Estate Agents, Banks, Bankers and Brokers predominate.
"Lights and Shadows of New York Life" by James D. McCabe
Agents who effect life, fire or other policies, are not known as insurance brokers.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3" by Various
Also, the commission under which brokers sometimes guarantee to the insured the solvency of the underwriters.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
He was a real-estate agent and insurance broker.
"Seeds of Pine" by Janey Canuck
A delivery of a policy therefore, to an insurance broker, would be a delivery to his principal.
"Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman" by Albert Sidney Bolles
Broad street, the banks, brokers' and insurance offices.
"Peculiarities of American Cities" by Willard Glazier
The office of the Nova Scotia Marine Insurance Company was kept by Henry Yeomans, broker, of the Company.
"History of Halifax City" by Thomas B. Akins
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In news:

A Franklin Lakes insurance broker was sentenced to five years in federal prison today at US District Court in Newark.
Former insurance broker sentenced to jail for stealing Perth Amboy funds.
Covering the operational and strategic concerns of brokers , insurers and reinsurers, including legislative and regulatory developments, business challenges, market conditions and competitive intelligence.
In Brokers & Insurers you'll also find.
Fitch Ratings expects that revenue and earnings growth for US insurance brokers in 2013 will remain relatively stable compared to levels ultimately reported in 2012.
Citizens' president vows insurer will become better broker to private carriers.
Canadian private equity firm Onex Corp. Is buying insurance broker USI for $2.3 billion from a Goldman Sachs private equity fund.
Onex buying insurance broker USI for $2.3 billion.
USI, founded in 1994 and taken private in 2007, says it is the ninth largest insurance broker in the United States.
It is a broker -dealer of 1,400 independent representatives across the US who sell life insurance and investment products, including those of The Hartford.
Bergen insurance broker sentenced to five years for illegal contributions to Menendez campaign .
Property and Casualty Insurer Improves Broker Service to Policyholders with Crawford Technologies.
Kptm.com Health Insurance Brokers in Nebraska Partner with Zane Benefits to Offer New Defined Contribution Solutions.
Tucson News NowHealth Insurance Brokers in West Virginia Partner with Zane Benefits to Offer New Defined Contribution Solutions.
LOS ANGELES—A Southern California insurance broker pleaded not guilty Wednesday to allegations he overcharged Tom Hanks , the former guitarist of The Police and others hundreds of thousands of dollars for insurance premiums.
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