A.M. Best Releases U.S. Property/Casualty Best’s Capital Adequacy Ratio Criteria and Updated Rating Methodology March 10, Announces Webinars

OLDWICK, N.J.--()--A.M. Best has released its criteria procedure for the U.S. Property/Casualty (P/C) Best’s Capital Adequacy Ratio (BCAR) and its updated Best’s Credit Rating Methodology for comment on Thursday, March 10.

Executives from A.M. Best will review forthcoming, “Revisions to Best’s Credit Rating Methodology,” in an online webinar presentation set for Friday, March 18 at 11 a.m. (EDT).

Register for the March 18 webinar at no cost at http://www.ambest.com/webinars/bcrm316.

Topics to be covered include planned changes to the Best’s Credit Rating Methodology and the application of the new BCAR, A.M. Best’s capital model, within the overall methodology. Changes to the methodology and BCAR are expected to take effect in early 2017.

In a follow-up webinar scheduled for Monday, March 21 at 11 a.m. (EDT), A.M. Best executives will provide an “Overview of Best’s New U.S. P/C BCAR.”

Register for the March 21 webinar at no cost at http://www.ambest.com/webinars/bcar316.

Attendees can submit questions during registration or by emailing news@ambest.com during the live event, which will be streamed in video and audio format.

For more information about the webinar, please call (908) 439-2200, ext. 5561, or e-mail lee.mcdonald@ambest.com.

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Contacts

A.M. Best Company, Inc.
Lee McDonald, +1-908-439-2200, ext. 5561
Group Vice President, Publication and News Services
lee.mcdonald@ambest.com

Contacts

A.M. Best Company, Inc.
Lee McDonald, +1-908-439-2200, ext. 5561
Group Vice President, Publication and News Services
lee.mcdonald@ambest.com