U.S. Broker Portal

The US small business market represents 99.7 percent of all employers in the private sector with 26.9 million small businesses nationwide. Underwritten via StarStone’s award-winning online U.S. broker portal, ESCAPE, StarStone’s eCommerce products provide the specialty coverage this segment demands at the pace wholesalers need.

“We listened to our team – many of whom are former brokers – when they told us there was a clear opportunity to enhance the quote-to-bind-to-issue process for producers serving the SME marketplace.”

Linc Trimble, CEO StarStone U.S.

ESCAPE was launched in September 2010. Built using the latest breakthroughs in software and technology, ESCAPE is fast and easy-to-use, providing a cost-effective online system tailored for producers across specific lines of SME business.

Award-Winning Broker Portal

Our award-winning technology platform, ESCAPE, provides a highly efficient alternative for our wholesale brokers to conduct business with us. ESCAPE consistenly cuts the quote-to-bind-to-issue process from days to minutes.

StarStone has received market recognition as a two-time Celent Model Insurer of the Year (most recently in 2017) and as a Finalist for MarketScout’s Entrepreneurial Insurance Award for its development of ESCAPE.

Game-Changing Innovation

Our ambition is to lead the way as the primary wholesale-focussed carrier to provide a robust and easy way to integrate API’s for SMEs. In June 2019, StarStone received an Impact Award from the Novarica Insurance Technology Research Council for our new API machine leaning solution that integrates with ESCAPE.