Credit Concerns Hit Captives' Portfolios

Dankwa, David
September 2008
Best's Review;Sep2008, Vol. 109 Issue 5, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the increased collateral requirements on captive insurance companies due to the credit crisis in the U.S. Ben Fidlow, chief actuary with Integro Insurance Broker's actuarial and analytics practice, has stated that the collateral requirements have added significant pressures on captives to invest more conservatively. Meanwhile, Carl Cincotta, principal at Integro, has stated that investments that are deemed relatively safe have to be scrutinized.


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