RATINGS

 
Financial strength ratings describe the financial security characteristics of the rated entity, reflecting an independent opinion of financial strength and ability to meet ongoing insurance policy and contract obligations.  They are an important factor in evaluating and establishing the competitive position of reinsurance and insurance companies.

 

Ascot Underwriting

 The ratings stated below are independent opinions of Lloyd’s financial strength and ability to meet its ongoing insurance policy and contract obligations. Lloyd’s currently enjoys an A+ rating from Standard & Poor’s, AA- from Fitch and A from A.M. Best.

 

Ascot Re

A.M. Best has assigned us a Financial Strength Rating of A (Excellent) and a Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “a”. The outlook assigned to these Credit Ratings (ratings) is stable. The ratings reflect the company’s balance sheet strength, which is assessed as very strong by A.M. Best, adequate operating performance, limited business profile and appropriate enterprise risk management (ERM), as well as rating enhancement from its parent, Ascot Group Limited (Ascot Group).