Demotech Affirms the Financial Stability Rating® Assigned to Cherokee Guarantee Company Inc., RRG

Columbus, Ohio, November 17, 2021: The Financial Stability Rating® (FSR) of A, Exceptional, assigned to Cherokee Guarantee Company Inc., RRG has been affirmed by Demotech, Inc. This level of FSR is assigned to insurers who possess exceptional financial stability related to maintaining positive surplus as regards policyholders, liquidity of invested assets, an acceptable level of financial leverage, reasonable loss and loss adjustment expense reserves (L&LAE) and realistic pricing.

FSRs summarize Demotech’s opinion of the financial stability of an insurer regardless of general economic conditions or the phase of the underwriting cycle. FSRs utilize statutory financial data based on insurance accounting principles prescribed or permitted by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC). Since 1989, FSRs of A or better have been accepted by the major participants in the secondary mortgage marketplace.

About Cherokee Guarantee Company Inc., RRG

Cherokee Guarantee Company Inc., RRG (CGCRRG) commenced operations on 9/1/2012 to transact business as a risk retention group. CGCRRG provides professional liability coverage to Apogee Physician Groups. Apogee Physicians, managing over 1,000 Hospitalists in 26 states, is the largest physician-owned and operated Hospitalist group in the nation. Their Hospitalists continue to produce superior clinical results that translate into strong ROI for our hospital partners. Apogee’s solid track record of success is rooted in its one guiding principle: What’s best for the Patient is best for the Practice. This mantra is a key thread in Apogee’s cultural fabric and reinforced in everything they do.

About Demotech, Inc.

Demotech, Inc. is a financial analysis firm specializing in evaluating the financial stability of regional and specialty insurers.  Since 1985, Demotech has served the insurance industry by assigning accurate, reliable, and proven Financial Stability Ratings® (FSRs) for Property & Casualty insurers and Title underwriters.  FSRs are a leading indicator of financial stability, providing an objective baseline of the future solvency of an insurer.  Demotech’s philosophy is to review and evaluate insurers based on their area of focus and execution of their business model rather than solely on financial size.  Demotech was the first to review and rate independent regional and specialty insurers. Demotech’s consistently increasing list of accreditations and acceptances has resulted in rating and reviewing more than 400 insurers operating in the US.  Visit for additional information.

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