Products & Solutions

The FirstBest Front Office Suite brings agents & underwriters together for collaborative underwriting to rapidly close business.

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Underwriting Workstations
Increase underwriter efficiency, discipline and responsiveness, collaborate with agents, and provide business transparency.

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Agent Portals
Deliver true ease-of-doing-business and execute business transactions with agents, brokers and MGAs as quickly as possible.

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Agency Connectivity
Streamline processes and lower operational costs as you provide agency and underwriter upload - without the expense of proprietary networks or transaction fees.

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Mobile Underwriting 
Close business anywhere, anytime.

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UMS Express
NEW! Improve underwriting efficiency and handle more submissions with better discipline and improved quality – and you can do all of this in as little as three months.

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Front Office Solution for Multi-Line Carriers
ENHANCED! Account-based underwriting for the entire enterprise.


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President Obama greets FirstBest CEO John Belizaire at the White House on April 5, 2012
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"XL Group’s underwriting platform is not only increasing productivity, but it’s preparing the company to support the next generation of underwriters. This project captures current process and content knowledge while laying the groundwork to incorporate new data and analytics sources into their environment to improve productivity.”

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Martina Conlon,
Principal, Novarica
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“We have engaged FirstBest for their industry expertise and best-practice collaborative underwriting system, so IWIF can be as competitive as possible,”

Thomas Phelan, CPA
President and CEO
Chesapeake Employers' Insurance Company (formerly IWIF)
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"We intend to roll out FirstBest® UMS across OBPI during the next two years, in order to streamline the underwriting process, better accommodate brokers’ timeframes and deadlines... and help both brokers and OBPI achieve measured, profitable business growth.”

Paul Romano
OneBeacon Professional Insurance
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“We wanted to bring our customers a comprehensive service platform. We’ve always been early adopters of technology and partnering with FirstBest takes our existing platform to its next evolutionary step.”

Preferred Concepts

Stuart Farber, CEO
Preferred Concepts

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