Demotech Affirms the Financial Stability Rating® Assigned to Clearfield County Grange Mutual Fire Insurance Company


Columbus, Ohio, December 22, 2016: The Financial Stability Rating® (FSR) of A, Exceptional, assigned to Clearfield County Grange Mutual Fire 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 Clearfield County Grange Mutual Fire Insurance Company

The Clearfield Mutual Insurance Company is a 105 year old Company providing personal lines insurance products to its members in the State of Pennsylvania.  During the past year (2014) the Company has undergone substantial changes in order to enhance its survival in a competitive and changing insurance marketplace while continuing it’s profitability, adequately addressing compliance issues and expansion of its geographic reach.  The Company’s mission is to focus on their customers, be certain their policies are well defined, and have professional employees, be equitable in loss payments and serve the community.

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.

# # #