About Assured Research

William Wilt, President

Bill's more than 25-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. Bespoke Research: We are able to deliver highly customized, financially-oriented, actionable research and analysis to insurance and insurance-investment professionals on a project basis.
  3. Educational Services: Our industry "Teach In" has been delivered to hundreds of professionals; from support staff to boards of directors.

Our competitive advantages:

  • exceptional research quality focused on unique insights borne from roll-up-the-sleeves research;
  • independence from real, or perceived conflicts;
  • highly customized services and research topics;
  • flexibility to meet unusual timeframes; and 
  • lower cost than other boutique research and advisory firms.