Demotech Affirms the Financial Stability Rating® Assigned to Buckeye State Mutual Insurance Company

Columbus, Ohio, March 22, 2022: The Financial Stability Rating® (FSR) of A’ (A Prime), Unsurpassed, assigned to Buckeye State Mutual Insurance Company has been affirmed by Demotech, Inc.  This level of FSR is assigned to insurers who possess unsurpassed 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 Buckeye State Mutual Insurance Company

Buckeye State Mutual Insurance Company (Buckeye) is an Ohio domiciled multiple line mutual carrier.  The company began operations on April 30, 1879 and was incorporated on January 28, 1897.   Buckeye underwrites personal lines (homeowner and automobile) and commercial (farmowners) coverages.  Business written by the company is primarily in the states of Ohio, Indiana, and Kansas.  Buckeye is a progressive company partnering with independent agents who share their vision to provide policyholders with quality insurance protection at competitive, stable rates.

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 accreditation and acceptances has resulted in rating and reviewing more than 400 insurers operating in the US.  Visit www.demotech.com for additional information.

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