SFAA partners with various organizations to promote the value of surety and fidelity. SFAA is member of the Transportation Construction Coalition, which focuses on federal budget and surface transportation program policy issues. The association is also a member of the Construction Industry Procurement Coalition, which promotes common sense procurement reforms that benefit the government, taxpayers, small businesses and the entire industry. Learn more about our partnerships below.
Partner organizations in the Surety and Fidelity industry include:
ACORD - Association for Cooperative Operations Research and Development
The Association for Cooperative Operations Research and Development (ACORD) is a global non-profit standards development organization. ACORD’s mission is to facilitate the development and use of open consensus data standards and standard forms to help improve information sharing across the insurance industry. ACORD members include hundreds of insurance and reinsurance companies, agents and brokers, industry associations, and solution providers.
AIA - American Insurance Association
The American Insurance Association (AIA) is the trade association for today’s leaders in the property-casualty insurance industry.
AGC - Associated General Contractors
The Associated General Contractors of America, the voice of the construction industry, is an organization of qualified construction contractors and industry related companies dedicated to skill, integrity and responsibility. Operating in partnership with its Chapters, the Association provides a full range of services satisfying the needs and concerns of its members, thereby improving the quality of construction and protecting the public interest.
Visit www.agc.org for more information.
APCIA - American Property and Casualty Insurance Association
The American Property Casualty Insurance Association (APCIA) is the primary national trade association for home, auto, and business insurers. APCIA promotes and protects the viability of private competition for the benefit of consumers and insurers, with a legacy dating back 150 years. APCIA members represent all sizes, structures, and regions—protecting families, communities, and businesses in the U.S. and across the globe.
With main offices in Chicago and Washington D.C., APCIA serves as a proactive industry thought leader and promotes APCIA’s principles of good insurance regulation to all policymakers through the work of advocacy teams in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico.
Visit www.apcia.org for more information.
Department of the Treasury’s Listing of Certified Companies
Treasury Department, Circular 570, Surety Companies Acceptable on Federal Bonds.
ICISA - International Credit Insurance & Surety Association
The International Credit Insurance & Surety Association (ICISA) provides a forum for the continuous exchange of ideas and information, in order to support improving and developing the specialized services its members give the business world.
ISA - International Surety Association
The International Surety Association (ISA) was founded by The Surety Association of America, the International Credit Insurance Association and The Surety Association of Canada to promote the use of surety bonds worldwide.
IRMI - International Risk Management Institute
IRMI helps insurance and risk management professionals do a better job by providing Content, Conferences, Continuing Education, and Certifications.
MBDI - Minority Business Development Institute
Through education and advocacy, the Minority Business Development Institute’s mission is to assist the emerging contractor population to develop socio-economic parity by addressing business issues that create barriers to success. At MBDI we pledge to help build the managerial, operational and financial functions of minority and women owned contracting firms to prepare them to get bonded and permanently increase their opportunities, productivity and future profitability.
NASBP - National Association of Surety Bond Producers
National Association of Surety Bond Producers – Professionals in Surety Bonding
PASA - Pan American Surety Association
The Panamerican Surety Association is a not-for-profit organization which was founded in 1972 by a group of sureties from the American continent. Today, with members from 35 countries in three continents, PASA represents the world market of suretyship and credit insurance and reinsurance thereof.
SBA - Small Business Administration
U.S. Small Business Administration, Office of Surety Guarantees
TSF - The Surety Foundation
The educational arm of SFAA.
Thomson Reuters - Federal Publications
A leader in construction contracting, government contracting, and immigration law.
UNCITRAL - United Nations Commission on International Trade Law
The core legal body of the United Nations system in the field of international trade law. A legal body with universal membership specializing in commercial law reform worldwide for over 50 years, UNCITRAL’s business is the modernization and harmonization of rules on international business.
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