The Missouri Department of Insurance is responsible for the regulation of insurance. The Department works to enforce state laws and regulations both efficiently and effectively while encouraging a competitive environment to ensure a strong, viable insurance marketplace. Specifically, the Captive Insurance Section of the Department of Insurance has a dedicated team to help ensure Missouri captive insurers achieve success. The Section fosters the growth of the captive insurance industry and spurs state economic development through judicious regulation. The Section strives to create a sound and solid captive regulatory environment that serves as an asset to companies doing business in the State of Missouri by being both responsible and responsive to the needs of the business community and the captive industry in the state.