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- Demotech Affirms the Financial Stability Rating® Assigned to Gulfstream Select Insurance Company
Demotech Affirms the Financial Stability Rating® Assigned to Gulfstream Select Insurance Company
Columbus, Ohio, August 14, 2019: The Financial Stability Rating® (FSR) of A, Exceptional, assigned to Gulfstream Select 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 Gulfstream Select Insurance Company
Gulstream Select Insurance Company was formed in 2017 and writes homeowners and other residential insurance in Louisiana. Gulfstream Select is a subsidiary of Gulfstream Property and Casualty Insurance Company, which writes in Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina and Texas. The Gulfstream companies insure 90,000 policyholders, providing homeowners, condominium unit owners, renters, and dwelling fire insurance coverage. Gulfstream launched operations in 2004 and has its home office in Sarasota, Florida. With a strong capital position, a highly-rated reinsurance program, a conservative approach to risk management, and an experienced leadership team, Gulfstream is prepared financially and operationally to respond to its customers’ claims every day and during a catastrophe. For more information about Gulfstream, please visit www.gspcic.com.
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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