Demotech Affirms the Financial Stability Rating® Assigned to US Coastal Insurance Company


Columbus, Ohio, November 14, 2017: The Financial Stability Rating® (FSR) of A, Exceptional, assigned to US Coastal 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 US Coastal Insurance Company

US Coastal Insurance Company (US Coastal) is a specialty underwriter of homeowners and dwelling fire insurance in New York and New Jersey.  US Coastal offers excellent customer service, competitive pricing, superior claims service.  Homeowners and dwelling fire insurance are the Company’s only business.  US Coastal prides themselves in delivering better suited, more fair and flexible coverage, no matter the location of your home.

The Company’s products are proudly marketed and sold through independent agents.  US Coastal believes that the independent agency distribution system is the most professional way to evaluate and meet their customer’s needs.

US Coastal has a distinguished and experienced group of individuals as its directors and officers.  The individuals provide guidance and lend their expertise to ensure this insurance operation continues to be successful in the homeowners and dwelling fire insurance marketplace.

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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