As one of the largest premium finance companies in the U.S., FIRST Insurance Funding Corp. has built a reputation for superior service, innovation and flexibility.

During the last decade, FIRST has grown from a $300 million finance company to more than a $3 billion finance company. FIRST achieved this growth by being the only finance company that truly understands how to serve independent, middle-market insurance agents and brokers.

FIRST is committed to providing you with the tools you need to build your business. FIRST will develop a custom finance program that not only provides full premium finance services but also offers a package of financial services designed specifically for your agency.

FIRST is a subsidiary of Wintrust Financial Corporation, a $20 billion+ financial services holding company and the fastest growing financial services company in Illinois history.


FIRST Insurance Funding Corporation Welcomes Abbie Webb

Northbrook, IL – December 3, 2015 – Abbie Webb has joined FIRST Insurance Funding Corp. (FIRST) as a relationship manager on the sales team. In her role, she will be responsible for premium finance business development in the Northwest Territory including Washington, Oregon, and Alaska.

“We’re pleased to have Abbie join the team,” said FIRST CEO Mark Steenberg. “Her skillset will serve the territory well and we know she will be a real asset to the company.”

Webb has a management degree from the University of Phoenix. She has worked in the insurance industry for more than twelve years, most recently as a senior business development representative for MAPFRE Insurance, a global P&C carrier.


About Wintrust

Wintrust is a financial holding company with assets in excess of $20 billion whose common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Stock Marketing (NASDAQ: WTFC). Wintrust operates 15 community bank subsidiaries that are located in the greater Chicago and Milwaukee market areas.

Additionally, Wintrust operates various non-bank subsidiaries including a company providing short-term accounts receivable financing and value-added outsourced administrative services to the temporary staffing services industry; companies engaging primarily in the origination and purchase of residential mortgages for sale into the secondary market throughout the United States; and companies providing wealth management services including broker-dealer, money management services, advisory services and trust and estate services.

Currently, Wintrust operates 150 banking offices located in greater Chicago, Illinois, northern Indiana and southern Wisconsin areas.

For more information, visit the Wintrust website at www.wintrust.com.