general agent

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Related to general agent: universal agent
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.general agent - someone authorized to transact every kind of business for the principal
agent - a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations
special agent - someone whose authority is limited to the special undertaking they have been instructed to perform
2.General agent - an agent who sells insurancegeneral agent - an agent who sells insurance  
broker, factor, agent - a businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission
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Curry, of Washington, who is the general agent for these two funds, and Mr.
I therefore endeavored to instil hope and courage into his mind, in order that he might dare to engage in a vocation so anomalous and re- sponsible for a person in his situation; and I was seconded in this effort by warm-hearted friends, es- pecially by the late General Agent of the Massa- chusetts Anti-Slavery Society, Mr.
The private residence of Mr Pancks was in Pentonville, where he lodged on the second-floor of a professional gentleman in an extremely small way, who had an inner-door within the street door, poised on a spring and starting open with a click like a trap; and who wrote up in the fan-light, RUGG, GENERAL AGENT, ACCOUNTANT, DEBTS RECOVERED.
What he did at the office, I never knew; Caddy said he was a "custom-house and general agent," and the only thing I ever understood about that business was that when he wanted money more than usual he went to the docks to look for it, and hardly ever found it.
Founded in 1964, Connecticut Underwriters is a wholesale broker/managing general agent that has grown into one of the northeast's leading independent excess and surplus lines brokers.
is a managing general agent and wholesale insurance broker which provides property/casualty, commercial auto/garage and other specialty insurance placements to their independent retail insurance broker clients throughout the south central United States.
The California Health Benefit Exchange has put out a call for general agents.
Weghorn Briefly, traced the history of the insurance distribution system in New York City emphasizing the key role played by general agents in the earlier days.
While insurance prices outside of property-catastrophe remain soft, or "reasonable," in the words of one South Carolina-based managing general agent, within the property-catastrophe universe, prices are too hot to handle.
Founded in 2008, Builder Agent Network is the managing general agent for selected carriers offering insurance products to a group of preferred agents specializing in meeting the insurance needs of the Texas residential and commercial builder.
Owners of an East Coast managing general agent want to expand into the West and purchase an MGA of comparable size, and with Western insurance experience.

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