Press Release - JULY 10, 2019

AM Best Senior Financial Analyst to Present at American Association of State Compensation Insurance Funds Conference

 Christopher Sharkey
Manager, Public Relations
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Jim Peavy
Director, Public Relations
+1 908 439 2200, ext. 5644


OLDWICK - JULY 10, 2019
AM Best will participate in the American Association of State Compensation Insurance Funds’ (AASCIF) annual conference, which will take place July 21-24, 2019, at the Hilton Cleveland Downtown in Cleveland, OH.

Kim Muccia, senior financial analyst, will deliver a presentation on AM Best’s Credit Rating process. The presentation will include a discussion of key rating factors—balance sheet strength, operating performance, business profile and enterprise risk management—in an effort to help companies better understand where they stand relative to their rated peers. The session is scheduled for July 24, at 1:00 p.m. (EDT). Muccia is a lead analyst in AM Best’s property/casualty ratings division, and is responsible for evaluating the financial strength for her assigned portfolio of companies with an emphasis on those writing personal lines insurance.

The AASCIF is an association of workers’ compensation insurance companies from 26 U.S. states, plus eight workers’ compensation boards in Canada. The organization’s annual conference offers a series of timely educational presentations designed with the needs of workers’ compensation insurance professionals in mind. For more information about the conference, please visit the event overview and agenda.

AM Best is a trusted source of insurance market insight and data, and the only global credit rating agency with a unique focus on the insurance industry. Best’s Credit Ratings are a recognized indicator of insurer financial strength and creditworthiness.