A.M. Best Withdraws Ratings of Maiden Specialty Insurance Company

OLDWICK, N.J.--()--A.M. Best has withdrawn the financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) and the issuer credit rating of “a-” of Maiden Specialty Insurance Company (MSIC) (Raleigh, NC).

MSIC, previously a subsidiary of Maiden Reinsurance North America, Inc., was sold as a clean shell to Clear Blue Financial Holdings, LLC, on Nov. 3, 2015. This sale has resulted in A.M. Best withdrawing the ratings.

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Contacts

A.M. Best
Jennifer Marshall, CPCU, ARM, (908) 439-2200, ext. 5327
Assistant Vice President
jennifer.marshall@ambest.com
or
Christopher Sharkey, (908) 439-2200, ext. 5159
Manager, Public Relations
christopher.sharkey@ambest.com
or
Michael Lagomarsino, CFA, FRM, (908) 439-2200, ext. 5810
Vice President
michael.lagomarsino@ambest.com
or
Jim Peavy, (908) 439-2200, ext. 5644
Assistant Vice President, Public Relations
james.peavy@ambest.com

Contacts

A.M. Best
Jennifer Marshall, CPCU, ARM, (908) 439-2200, ext. 5327
Assistant Vice President
jennifer.marshall@ambest.com
or
Christopher Sharkey, (908) 439-2200, ext. 5159
Manager, Public Relations
christopher.sharkey@ambest.com
or
Michael Lagomarsino, CFA, FRM, (908) 439-2200, ext. 5810
Vice President
michael.lagomarsino@ambest.com
or
Jim Peavy, (908) 439-2200, ext. 5644
Assistant Vice President, Public Relations
james.peavy@ambest.com