Research Update: ACE Bermuda International Reinsurance (Ireland) Ltd. 'AA-' Rating Withdrawn Because Of Merger Into Affiliate Jul 12
- Language: English
- Published: July 2012
- Region: Bermuda, Global, Ireland
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The insurer financial strength and financial enhancement ratings on ACE Capital Re International Ltd., a member of the ACE Capital Re Group (ACR), is based on the following: Extremely strong capital. In 2002, ACR's capital adequacy was extremely strong at 204% as measured by Standard & Poor's stress test for the portfolio of risk underwritten and discreet allocation of capital by transaction for potential loss exposure volatility. Since 2000, organic capital growth has remained stable under disciplined underwriting and exposure management, primarily influenced by market conditions, a shifting business mix, and minimal loss activity. Strengthened management. Since being acquired by ACE Ltd. (ACE), management has been integrated with senior ACE management team members to ensure stronger discipline, better accountability, and...
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