About Assured Research

William Wilt, President

Bill's 30+ year career in insurance has spanned many roles including: executive (re)insurance positions, equity and credit analyst, and actuarial consulting positions. Bill blends these experiences into a unique perspective on the industry.

Alan Zimmermann, Managing Director

Alan is a long-time insurance analyst who while working on Wall Street was for many years named to Institutional Investor Magazine's All America Research Team. Most recently Alan was the head of P/C research at Macquarie and the former Director of Research at their predecessor Fox-Pitt Kelton.

About our services

Assured Research is a research and advisory firm focused exclusively on the property/casualty insurance industry. We offer three main services:

  1. The Assured Research Package: A subscription based research package; our objective is to inform and stimulate thought on matters relevant to insurance professionals.
  2. Educational Services: Our industry "Teach Ins" has been delivered to hundreds of professionals; from support staff to boards of directors (now available on-demand through our webinar channel).
  3. Bespoke Research for Subscribers: We will work with subscribers to customize research we have released or pursue bespoke topics on an ad hoc basis.

Our competitive advantages:

  • exceptional research quality focused on unique insights borne from roll-up-the-sleeves research;
  • independence from real, or perceived conflicts;
  • highly relevant and actionable research topics;
  • lower cost than other boutique research and advisory firms, and
  • our webinars and research may qualify for continuing education credits.