Demotech Affirms Financial Stability Rating® Assigned to General Title Insurance Company


Columbus, Ohio, May 11, 2017: The Financial Stability Rating® (FSR) of A, Exceptional, assigned to General Title 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).

About General Title Insurance Company

General Title Insurance Company (GTIC) is an Indiana corporation authorized to issue Title insurance policies in Indiana, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Tennessee, Arkansas and Kentucky.  GTIC is one of the largest regional Title insurance underwriters in the Midwest and one of the few Title insurers that does not compete with its agents for business.  GTIC has a claims underwriting department that is at the forefront of legal issues affecting the Title insurance industry.  With a combined sixty years of legal experience, the legal department maintains one of the lowest claims ratios in the nation.  Visit www.generaltitleco.com for more information.

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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