Digital infrastructure for commercial insurance
for commercial insurance
Quote and bind insurance from multiple carriers through a single API.
Integrate carriers in minutes, not months.
Get to market faster with a single API that connects to the world’s top carriers. Herald powers brokerages, SaaS platforms, and embedded insurance experiences.
The world’s top carriers
Connect to over sixty commercial insurance products from your top carriers.
Your lines of business
Get quotes across multiple lines of business including General Liability, Workers’ Compensation, BOP, Cyber, and more.
The fastest-improving platform
We move fast to add carriers, lines of business, and new features. We publish a changelog every two weeks to prove it.
The easiest API in commercial insurance
We define the right abstractions and provide simple, comprehensive API documentation. Spend less time in integration meetings and more time building great broker and customer experiences.
Connect to the digital
Herald is the easiest way to connect to sources of digital distribution. We help you attract new partners and gain deep insights into the digital distribution ecosystem.
Simplify partner management
Add new partners without lengthy integration and QA processes.
Unlock distribution channels
Grow in channels you don’t currently serve while controlling who has access to your products.
Focus on growth
Stop worrying about integrations and focus on your top priorities for growth.
We frequently get asked the following questions.
Feel free to reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to learn more!
We want to help insurance carriers and their distribution partners build amazing experiences for businesses buying insurance. Our infrastructure helps carriers and their partners use technology to improve how they serve their customers.
Yes. Carriers still control the relationship with their distribution partners. You always know where business comes from, control the appointment process, and decide who gets access.
No. We don’t give risk advice or negotiate with carriers over terms and coverage. Distributors maintain their relationships with the carriers they connect to through Herald.
No. We don’t sell workflow solutions to brokers (although some of our partners do). We provide an API for developers to connect their technology to the insurance ecosystem.
No. We don’t sell our own insurance products. We help carriers and MGAs reach more customers and brokers with their products online.
Top insurance and technology investors
Along with industry leaders from
What used to take our team months to build now only takes a couple of hours. My team spends less time on integrations and more time building great broker experiences.”
We are excited to be one of Herald's early carrier partners and enjoy working with their team. Their platform provides a simple way for us to connect with multiple innovative insurance solutions that our broker partners use today or may use in the future.”
Director of Business Development
— Alternative Distribution, Markel
I quickly hit the ground running and loved working with Herald’s API. They’ve hidden the nuances of integrations across various carriers and provide development resources that are easy to understand.”
Software Engineer, BindHQ
I put every renewal through the rater powered by Herald. It's so easy to get and compare multiple General Liability quotes that I sometimes think I'm doing something wrong!”
Underwriter, Scottish American