Become a Certified Market SpecialistSM on the MarketScout Exchange

MarketScout is the largest property and casualty insurance exchange in the United States. Our goal is to provide exceptional underwriting solutions. We have over 40,000 users with the vast majority of which are independent retail agents.


As one of the leaders in insurance distribution, the MarketScout Exchange platform specializes in connecting insurance agents to A-rated specialty carriers and MGAs with specialty expertise in a niche coverage or industry. These pre-qualified markets are affirmed as a Certified Market Specialist.

Our Certified Market Specialists work with insurance agents and their clients to underwrite and offer quotations for submissions received via the MarketScout Exchange. Our Certified Market Specialists are considered best in their class when it comes to their specialty coverage and industry.

Benefits of a Certified Market SpecialistSM on the MarketScout Exchange

• Recognition as a Certified Market Specialist (CMS)

• Affirmation of your technical expertise and market strength in licensed vertical

• Data-driven marketing strategies catered to your needs

• Participation in industry segmentation of over 40,000 retail agents

• Influx of new business

• Locking out your competition

• Access to data assimilation portal

• Unlimited geographic distribution

• Leadership role in designated coverage or industry

• Brand recognition, media, and press coverage

• URLs reserved for your industry

• Control of specific internet portal

• Cross-selling between CMSs

All applicants will complete a questionnaire which includes information regarding carrier, professional liability coverage, prior loss experience, good claims payment experience and general experience in the industry for review.

To apply, please complete the attached Certified Market Specialist application and return to Vilma Scott at

Questions?  Call (972) 934-4224.