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Liz Kramer

P/C Treaty Account Executive, Stamford

Liz Kramer is a Personal and Commercial Umbrella Product Specialist and Vice President in Gen Re's Treaty department in Stamford. She is part of the Umbrella product management team, supporting treaty clients with various umbrella product needs. She is also a Treaty Account Executive for the East Region.

  • The Era of Uncertainty Explored at PCI 2016 [Video]

    By Liz Kramer |Nov 20, 2016|English

    The only real certainty for property-casualty insurance carriers in the U.S. today seems to be uncertainty. That was reflected in the theme of last month’s annual meeting of the Property Casualty Insurers of America Association (PCI) in Dallas. Over 1,100...

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  • Umbrella Loss Segmentation - Trends for Better Insights

    By Liz Kramer and Maria Slowinski |Jul 06, 2016|English

    Uncertainty around large loss trends can easily undermine an insurer’s confidence in its renewal books. It can cause one to wonder if rates are being evaluated accurately. That is just one reason why Gen Re’s Umbrella team conducts loss studies, drawing...

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  • Casualty Underwriting - What’s Down the Line

    By Liz Kramer |Apr 09, 2015|English

    In my last blog I discussed the state of the casualty market today and some of the more difficult classes to watch. But what about tomorrow? Casualty managers know one must anticipate what’s down the line in order to stay on top of trends and developments....

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  • Question Marks Hang Over Casualty Business

    By Liz Kramer |Jan 20, 2015|English

    How would you characterize the casualty reinsurance market today? That broad question was put to me in an interview I did recently with WRIN TV. The short answer is that the casualty reinsurance market is quite competitive, but to date underwriting margins...

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