Demotech Affirms the Financial Stability Rating® Assigned to Kentucky National Insurance Company


Columbus, Ohio, January 9, 2017: The Financial Stability Rating® (FSR) of A, Exceptional, assigned to Kentucky National 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 Kentucky National Insurance Company

Kentucky National Insurance Company has been writing policies in Kentucky and Tennessee since 1973.  During that time, its commitment has remained the same: to provide the highest level of assurance of safety and security to policyholders throughout both states.

In 2007 Kentucky  National  Insurance became part of the Forcht Group of Kentucky family of companies, which also has interests in banking, healthcare, broadcasting, retail construction and real estate.

Kentucky National Insurance offers both personal auto and home insurance, and their policies are sold through hundreds of independent agents in Kentucky and Tennessee.

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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