A.M. Best 2017 results report News

How Bad Was P/C Insurers’ Underwriting Loss in 2017?

The U.S. property/casualty industry recorded a net underwriting loss of $23.5 billion for year-end 2017, according to preliminary results from A.M. Best. That was $18 billion bigger than the underwriting loss in 2016. The 2017 underwriting loss was mainly due …

A.M. Best Calculates P/C Insurers’ Underwriting Loss for 2017

Rating agency A.M. Best expects the U.S. property/casualty insurance industry to post a second consecutive underwriting loss in 2017, driven mainly by catastrophe losses. The expected net underwriting loss for 2017 of $29.3 billion — which follows a $6.5 billion …