TITLE

News - Singapore: AM Best affirms Sing Re's ratings

PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Asia Insurance Review;Mar2011, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Singapore Reinsurance Corp. Ltd.'s (Sing Re) financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) and the issuer credit rating of "a-" have been affirmed by credit rating agency A.M. Best Co. Inc. According to the agency, excellent risk-adjusted capitalization, prudent underwriting practice and stable investment income have made the Singapore Reinsurance's outlook stable.
ACCESSION #
67503534

 

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