United Guaranty tops list for new insurance written.

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Greensboro, North Carolina-based United Guaranty Corporation reported that it ranked No. 1 in terms of traditional new insurance written (NIW) in 2015, according to statistics gathered by industry publication Inside Mortgage Finance (IMF).

The company noted that for all of last year, United Guaranty's first-lien NIW topped $50 billion. This is the fifth year in a row the company has earned the top ranking in this category from IMF.

United Guaranty President and Chief Executive Officer Donna DeMaio said that the company's path to growth began in 2009 when it introduced Performance Premium[R], which the company calls "the first truly risk-based pricing in the MI [mortgage insurance]...

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