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A.M. Best to Sponsor and Present at 20th Annual Assicurazioni in Milan

November 7, 2018

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 7, 2018--A.M. Best has will present rating, market and country risk insights at the 20th Annual Assicurazioni in Milan, Italy, being held on 12-13 November, 2018.

Riccardo Ciccozzi, director, market development, will present a session, titled, “The Impact of Sovereign and Country Risk on Insurer Ratings - Exploding the Myths.” He will discuss the difference between sovereign and country risk, how A.M. Best determines country risk tiers and how these are factored into the rating process. To arrange a meeting with Riccardo, please email lauren.schaper@ambest.com.

A.M. Best is the official sponsor of the 20th Annual Assicurazioni and publishes updates on the Italian (re)insurance market regularly. A market segment outlook on the Italian non-life sector, “Market Segment Outlook: Italy Non-Life,” published earlier this year stated that the sector has a good record of technical profitability, which is expected to be maintained in the medium term.

A.M. Best rates a number of Italian companies, providing Financial Strength, Long-Term and Short-Term Issuer Credit and Long-Term and Short-Term Issue Credit Ratings for insurers worldwide. Visit http://www.ambest.com/ratings for Best’s Credit Ratings and Best’s Credit Rating Methodology, which explains the interactive rating process.

To view the agenda and learn more about the 20th Annual Assicurazioni, visit http://eventi.ilsole24ore.com/annual-assicurazioni-2018.

A.M. 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 recognised indicator of insurer financial strength and creditworthiness. Visit for more information.

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CONTACT: A.M. Best

Lauren Schaper

Executive Assistant

+44 20 7397 0273

lauren.schaper@ambest.com

or

Yvette Essen

Director, Research, Communications &

Media – Europe, Middle East & Africa

+44 20 7397 0322

yvette.essen@ambest.com

KEYWORD: UNITED KINGDOM EUROPE ITALY

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES INSURANCE

SOURCE: A.M. Best

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