Demotech Affirms the Financial Stability Rating® Assigned to Ocean Harbor Casualty Insurance Company


Columbus, Ohio, October 2, 2018: The Financial Stability Rating® (FSR) of A’ (A Prime), Unsurpassed, assigned to Ocean Harbor Casualty Insurance Company has been affirmed by Demotech, Inc.  This level of FSR is assigned to insurers who possess unsurpassed 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 Ocean Harbor Casualty Insurance Company

Ocean Harbor Casualty Insurance Company (Ocean Harbor), a Florida domiciled company incorporated in June 1986, writes homeowners and automobile coverages in several major markets across the US.  Our focus is on writing  business in weather exposed regions where our capacity is valued and we can fill a market need. Ocean Harbor, along with its wholly owned subsidiaries, Great Northwest Insurance Company and Hawaiian Insurance and Guaranty Company, Ltd., is member of the Ocean Harbor Insurance Group, which collectively write homeowners and auto in more than 20 states across the US.

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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