Demotech Affirms the Financial Stability Rating® Assigned to ASI Preferred Insurance Corp.


Columbus, Ohio, February 24, 2017: The Financial Stability Rating® (FSR) of A” (A Double-Prime), Unsurpassed, assigned to ASI Preferred Insurance Corp. 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 ASI Preferred Insurance Corp.

ASI Preferred Insurance Corp. is part of the “ASI group” of insurance companies, which is in the top 25 writers of Homeowners coverage in the country.  The ASI group operates in over 16 states and plans to expand to 27 states, including the District of Columbia.  It offers insurance coverage for residential property, commercial property, personal umbrella, flood and excess flood.  The group consists of seven insurance companies, each domiciled in Florida, Texas or Delaware.  It has more than $600 million in Direct Written Premiums and over $325 million in surplus.

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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