Demotech Affirms the Financial Stability Rating® Assigned to Continental Mutual Insurance Company


Columbus, Ohio, January 24, 2017: The Financial Stability Rating® (FSR) of A, Exceptional, assigned to Continental Mutual 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 Continental Mutual Insurance Company

Continental Mutual Insurance Company (CMIC) is domiciled in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and writes business only in Pennsylvania.  CMIC issues predominately fire policies on dwellings and contents and a small amount of burglary and theft insurance. For almost fifty years Continental has provided reliable and affordable insurance protection to the communities they serve. Continental attributes their longevity to their belief in the importance of insurance to the American family and their commitment to providing quality products and service to their policy owners.

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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