How it works

The tepfin process stage by stage.

Client enquiry

Client inputs and sends enquiry through tepfin

Quotes obtained

Quotes obtained direct from tepfin or Quotes obtained through Broker if required and uploaded to tepfin

Firm order

The Client makes a ‘firm order’ on tepfin

Transaction bound

Insurer(s) log on to tepfin to ‘Accept’ the risk and the transaction is ‘Bound’


Formal Cover Note documentation confirming cover is in place on tepfin is sent to the Client

Benefits of tepfin

Unparalleled offering for Clients in today’s Structured Credit & Political Risk insurance market

Get a quote in seconds rather than hours or days through tepfin’s unique email distribution system and specialist Broker expertise

Automatically find the Underwriters who are interested in your risk

tepfin connects you directly to all of the subscribing Underwriters, nothing is hidden, no shortcuts are taken and only efficiency is increased

Full depth of market information is shown in the quotes

Howden Specialty’s expert brokers manage the entire process and add value as, when and where it is required in the marketing and placement phases