Demotech Affirms the Financial Stability Rating® Assigned to Capitol Preferred Insurance Company


Columbus, Ohio, October 1, 2018: The Financial Stability Rating® (FSR) of A, Exceptional, assigned to Capitol Preferred Insurance Company has been affirmed by Demotech, Inc.  This level of FSR is assigned to insurers who possess exceptional financial stability related to maintaining positive surplus as regards policyholders, liquidity of invested assets, an acceptable level of financial leverage, reasonable loss and loss adjustment expense reserves (L&LAE) and realistic pricing.

FSRs summarize Demotech’s opinion of the financial stability of an insurer regardless of general economic conditions or the phase of the underwriting cycle.  FSRs utilize statutory financial data based on insurance accounting principles prescribed or permitted by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC).  Since 1989, FSRs of A or better have been accepted by the major participants in the secondary mortgage marketplace.

About Capitol Preferred Insurance Company

Capitol Preferred Insurance Company, Inc. (CPIC) commenced Florida business in 1998 with its first depopulation of policies from the Florida Citizens Property Insurance Corporation.  CPIC then entered the Florida voluntary property market to supplement the assumed book and target certain areas and balance exposures.  In 2006, CPIC assumed the South Carolina business from a company which had been placed in rehabilitation by the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation and this together with additional voluntary business allowed CPIC to increase its presence in SC.  CPIC is now a seasoned insurer providing homeowners and dwelling fire coverage in multiple states at competitive prices.  Visit www.capitol-preferred.com for more information.

About Demotech, Inc.

Demotech, Inc. is a financial analysis firm specializing in evaluating the financial stability of regional and specialty insurers.  Since 1985, Demotech has served the insurance industry by assigning accurate, reliable and proven Financial Stability Ratings® (FSRs) for Property & Casualty insurers and Title underwriters.  FSRs are a leading indicator of financial stability, providing an objective baseline of the future solvency of an insurer.  Demotech’s philosophy is to review and evaluate insurers based on their area of focus and execution of their business model rather than solely on financial size.  Visit www.demotech.com for more information.

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