Advisen provides insight into underwriting, marketing and purchasing commercial insurance. The company's Web-based workstation incorporates real-time analytics and research on more than 1.5 million companies and nearly 70 industries. Advisen currently serves nearly 350 leading commercial insurers, insurance brokers, risk management departments of major corporations and other related organizations. Proprietary offerings of the Advisen service include benchmarking, custom templates for company work-ups, company and industry research, loss analysis, management portfolio analysis and policy comparisons. Headquartered in New York City, the company was established in 1999. Advisen is backed and funded by some of the commercial insurance industry's most recognized and respected executives.