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Best's rating

A rating A.M. Best Co. assigns to insurance companies based on the company's ability to meet its obligations to its policyholders.

Best's Rating

A measure of the credit quality of an insurance company. That is, the rating measures an insurance company's ability to pay claims that might be made. Best's ratings can be between A and F, with A being the highest rating. Best's ratings have historically been issued for insurance companies exclusively, but, more recently, they have been applied to a few small banks. They are issued by the A.M. Best Company.
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Best Rating of A+ (superior) and Standard & Poor's A+ group rating.
For information on the proper media use of Best's Credit Ratings and AM Best press releases, please view Guide for Media - Proper Use of Best's Credit Ratings and AM Best Rating Action Press Releases.
Best Rating?" Although a "Best Rating" is something insurance carriers and insurance agents are very familiar with, that's not always the case for the business owners who must ultimately decide which insurer to buy from.
The columns on the right show: rating from horse's latest run; best rating from the last 12 months; and rating for today, adjusted for conditions and the horse's potential for improvement.
Intellecta Srl (www.intellectasrl.com) is a strategic media consultancy working on the territories of Europe, Russia and the CIS countries and offering the best rating Indian TV series and Bollywood movies.
Honda Motor Co.'s Zest minicar won the best rating for safety of the driver and front passenger seats in the transport ministry's annual vehicle safety survey, the ministry said Tuesday.
Best rating of any company and basic company information also are available free of charge at www.ambest.com/ratings/access.html.
The group gave Florida's Broward County schools the best rating. Detroit foods included cinnamon raisin bagels for breakfast and cheese pizza, peas and juice for lunch.
Mayewski will retire from his position as chairman, president and CEO of AM Best Rating Services Inc.
When asked about National Life Group's 2012 AM Best rating, the President and CEO said “Our financial strength is key to our ability to deliver on our promises.
Best rating of any company and basic company information are also available free of charge at the Web site.
What is its Best Rating? What type of surplus does the company have to pay for claims?