Credit Risk Insurance

Bank of Ireland purchases insurance to ease capital pressure on risky mortgages

Bank of Ireland has opened a new front to ease the burden of expensive capital tied up on its mortgage portfolio, effectively purchasing insurance against € 1.4 billion in high-risk homeowner and rental loans. The bank said a group of anonymous investors assumed the credit risk for 265 million euros …

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ICRA Reaffirms Credit Rating of Non-Convertible Securities of ICICI Prudential; More than 1% of stock market gains

ICRA Limited reaffirmed the credit rating of the non-convertible securities of ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company Limited. The rating of the subordinated debt program Rs1,200.00cr has been reaffirmed at ICRA AAA (Stable). At the start of trading on Monday, ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company Ltd was trading at Rs 660.10 …

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United States overhauls flood insurance to address growing climate change risks

* New FEMA system to better reflect flood risk * Lawmakers fear premium spikes for vulnerable homeowners * Everyone says change is vital to deal with new extreme weather conditions (Add quote from Craig Poulton) By David Sherfinski Frank Romero hasn’t faced a major flood in years, but he still …

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4 ways to strengthen your finances against natural disasters

Emergency preparedness experts recommend that you have a go bag and a stay bin for disasters: kits with supplies to help you survive a few days if you have to evacuate your home or shelter in place. Preparing your finances for natural disasters is also smart. Having cash on hand, …

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Western Sydney and Gold Coast regions top new business default forecast

The western suburbs of Sydney and the Gold Coast are the most likely to contain businesses facing payment defaults over the next 12 months, according to a new analysis from CreditorWatch. Some 7.76 percent of businesses in Sydney’s Merrylands-Guildford area are at risk, according to the analysis. The easing of …

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Why AM Best Credit Ratings Matter

Numeric check mark AM Best credit ratings assess the financial stability and creditworthiness of insurance companies. Although there are other corporate credit rating agencies, AM Best is the only one dedicated to the insurance industry. AM Best ratings are considered the benchmark for credit rating in the insurance industry. To …

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Huge One Game Parlay Insurance

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NAICOM to announce new rate for third party auto insurance by January 1, 2022 – Nairametrics

The committee of insurers revealed that plans are being finalized to empower the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) to announce a new rate for the third-party auto insurance policy by January 1, 2022. The new rate, which will be an upward revision of the current premium of N5,000 paid by motorists, …

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Best’s Market Segment Report: AM Best Revises Outlook on U.S. Private Mortgage Insurance Industry Returning to Stability

OLDWICK, New Jersey – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –AM Best revised its market segment outlook for the US private mortgage insurance (PMI) sector from stable to negative due to improving economic and housing market conditions; however, the risk of a slowdown remains due to the current and potential variants of COVID-19. The …

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