AM Best: Captives can insure against active shooter incidents

Captive insurance companies can prove the most effective tool for insuring against...
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Toyota Motor Insurance Company ratings affirmed

AM Best has affirmed the financial strength and credit ratings of Toyota’s...
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Samsung-parented captive ratings upgraded

A Samsung Group-parented captive has had its credit rating upgraded. Samsung Fire...
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AM Best: US cyber premium figures understated due to captives

Direct premiums in the US cyber insurance market have more than doubled...
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National Grid’s captive ratings affirmed

AM Best has affirmed the financial strength and credit ratings of National...
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NGIC ratings affirmed

AM Best has affirmed the ratings of National Guaranty Insurance Company (NGIC)....
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Singapore, Labuan will lead Apac growth, says Welsch

Singapore and Labuan will lead growth in Asia Pacific for the captive...
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Sura Re ratings affirmed

AM Best has affirmed the financial and long term credit ratings of...
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AM Best affirms NextEra Energy’s captive ratings

AM Best has affirmed the financial strength and credit ratings of Palms...
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AM Best affirms ratings of BNY Mellon’s captives

AM Best has affirmed the financial strength and credit ratings of The...
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AM Best affirms Nissan’s captive ratings

AM Best has affirmed the financial strength and credit ratings of Nissan’s...
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Pfizer captive rated ‘Excellent’ by AM Best

American pharmaceutical corporation Pfizer has had its captive rated by AM Best....
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AM Best affirms Energas Insurance ratings

AM Best has affirmed the financial strength and long-term issuer credit rating...
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Nestlé’s captive withdraws from AM Best rating process

Nestlé’s captive Intercona Re has withdrawn from AM Best’s ratings process despite...
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R&Q ratings affirmed by AM Best

AM Best has affirmed the financial strength and long-term issuer credit ratings...
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Prism Assurance rated ‘Excellent’

AM Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of Vermont-based captive Prism...
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Sony’s captive rated ‘excellent’

AM Best has upgraded the financial strength and long term issuer credit...
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Mid-Pacific Insurance Company rated ‘Good’

The captive of Hawaii-based tour operator Roberts has been rated as "good"...
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NEWGT has ratings affirmed

NEWGT has had its ratings financial strength rating and credit rating of...
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NiSource Inc captive rated ‘Excellent’

AM Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of gas and electric...
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AES Corporation captive rated ‘Good’

AES Corporation’s captive subsidiary has had its financial strength rating of B++...
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R&Q Malta vehicle gets A.M. Best rating

A.M. Best has assigned a financial strength rating of ‘A-‘ (Excellent) to...
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Solvency II and SFCRs: What have we learnt?

The first SFCRs have been filed under Solvency II. Konstantin Langowski, financial analyst...
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Honeywell captive rated ‘Excellent’

The Vermont-domiciled captive owned by Honeywell International Inc has had its financial...
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Saipem captive rated ‘Excellent’

The Switzerland-domiciled captive owned by Italian oil and gas giant Saipem has...
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Colombian energy captive rated ‘Excellent’, despite $170m loss incident

The Bermuda-domiciled captive owned by Empresas Publicas de Medellin E.S.P. (EPM) has...
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Solvency II Predictions: Konstantin Langowski, A.M. Best

The new directive will be seen as a “positive development” by captives...
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Cayman Report 2016

This year’s edition of Captive Review’s Cayman Report offers expert perspectives from...
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Solvency II Report 2015

As the debate around the pros and cons of Solvency II drags...
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Q&A: Clive Thursby reviews a career in captives

Clive Thursby retired from A.M. Best at the end of 2014, concluding...
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Ford captive rated as Excellent by A. M. Best

Ford Motor Company has had its captive financial strength rating of “A”...
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UFP has ‘Excellent’ A.M. Best rating affirmed for Bermuda captive

Ardellis Insurance Ltd, the single parent captive of Universal Forest Products, has...
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PLRL bag 'Excellent' rating from A. M. Best

Pacific Lighthouse Re LLC (PLRL) has been assigned a financial strength rating...
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NZ state electricity captive downgraded

Risk Reinsurance, the Cayman-domiciled captive of Transpower New Zealand, has received a...
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AT&T's Vermont captive rating affirmed

AM Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) and issuer...
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Itochu's Bermuda captive has A- rating affirmed

AM Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) and...
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AM Best affirms Kroger Co. captive ratings

AM Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A (Excellent) and...
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Barbados captive Ocean Re gets A- rating

Ratings agency AM Best has assigned a financial strength rating of A-...
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Vermont power captive gets positive rating

Ratings agency A.M. Best has assigned a financial strength rating of B+...
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A.M. Best affirms rating of Dutch Shell’s captive

A captive of Dutch Shell has retained its financial strength rating of...
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A.M. Best rates JLT’s cell captive

A.M. Best has assigned a financial strength rating of B++ (Good) and...
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South Carolina captive gets A rating

A.M. Best has upgraded the financial strength rating to A (Excellent) from...
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AM Best downgrades insolvent Delaware RRG

AM Best has downgraded the financial strength rating of Delaware-domiciled risk retention...
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AM Best give positive rating to Vermont captive

Global ratings agency A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of...
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Bermuda-based BNY Trade gets positive rating

AM Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A (Excellent) and...
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Aon reviews rating agency protocol

Global reinsurance intermediary Aon Benfield has released its annual ‘Evolving Criteria’ report. The report,...
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Greenlight Re receives positive rating

AM Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A (Excellent) and...
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Honeywell captive given positive rating

AM Best has assigned a financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) and...
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American Safety RRG sees ratings fall

AM Best, has downgraded the financial strength rating to B++ (Good) from...
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JP Morgan's captive gets positive rating

Global ratings agency AM Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of...
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AM Best assigns positive rating to DC RRG

Global ratings agency, AM  Best has assigned a financial strength rating of...
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Montana RRG sees fall in rating

AM Best has downgraded the financial strength rating to B (Fair) from...
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AM Best rates Michigan captive

Global ratings agency AM Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of...
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AM Best give stable rating to Montana RRG

AM Best has assigned a financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) and...
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Too many domiciles, not enough captives in US

Captive numbers in the US may be insufficient to keep all 37...
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AM Best: US captives used capital more efficiently in 2012

Owners of US captive insurance companies tightened their margins and used capital...
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AM Best: Captives outperform commercial insurers

Captive insurance is outperforming the commercial insurance industry according to Steven Chirico...
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S.A.C Re's ratings placed under review

Rating agency, A.M. Best has placed the financial strength rating of “A-...
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AM Best affirms FSR of Montana RRG

Global ratings agency, AM Best has revised the outlook to stable from...
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AM Best withdraws RRG rating

Ratings agency, AM Best has withdrawn the financial strength rating (FSR) of...
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Positive outlook for RRG The Mutual

Mutual Risk Retention Group, has seen a revised outlook of positive from...
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BP captive gets "A" rating

Global oil and gas giant, BP’s captive Jupiter Insurance Limited (Guernsey) have...
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Kroger’s captive rated

The US retailer has had its Vermont-based captive rated. Vine Court Assurance...
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Bermuda licenses two new Canadian captives

Bermuda has reported an increase in Canadian captives looking to domicile in...
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AM Best changes captive rating criteria

A new rating methodology for alternative risk transfer is expected to be...
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Captive’s $800m floating rate insured notes affirmed

$800m floating rate insured notes have been affirmed an ‘a’ debt rating,...
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Glass solutions captive rating affirmed

Apogee Enterprises’ captive has had its financial strength rating of A- (excellent)...
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Telefonica captive’s outlook revised

The outlook of Telefonica’s reinsurance captive has been revised from to stable...
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Captives could face downgrade

Captives’ ratings risk being downgraded over the next three to five years...
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AM Best upgrades ratings of BNY Trade Insurance

AM Best Co has upgraded the financial strength rating (FSR) to A...
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AM Best affirms ratings of Nissan’s captive

AM Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) and...
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Reinsurance M&As will increase to compete for casualty business, say experts

Mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in the reinsurance industry are likely to increase...
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AM Best special report on Gulf region

 

MedPro RRG gets superior ratings

Medical professional liability insurer, MedPro Risk Retention Group RRG has been assigned...
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US captives resistant to investment losses

US captive insurance companies have bucked the trend in investment losses experienced...
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Solvency II will force captive closures

Some European captive insurance companies will be forced to close as a...
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Written by Jeff Ellington, vice president of business development at Atlas Insurance Management. With unanimous...
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The insurance-linked securities (ILS) market is becoming a lot less “opaque”, but is still some...
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In recent times, managing reputation and mitigating the risk surrounding it has increased in importance...
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Often referred to as the “vultures” of the insurance world, the prominence of legacy liability...
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“When you go and hire the CEO of one of the biggest captive insurance managers...
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