Merchants Insurance Group Companies “A-” Rating Affirmed by A.M. Best Company

Merchants Insurance Group announced that all three of its companies, Merchants Mutual Insurance Company, Merchants Preferred Insurance Company and Merchants National Insurance Company, have once again been given an “A-” (excellent) rating, with a stable outlook, from the A. M. Best Company. A.M. Best noted the group’s very strong balance sheet, conservative investment portfolio and higher five-year average total return on equity than the commercial casualty composite. Merchants continued its trend of reporting positive operating results in 2019, which was the sixth consecutive year of positive net income.

The A. M. Best Company is a full service credit-rating organization for the insurance industry, rating organizations annually. The ratings are independent opinions, based on a comprehensive quantitative and qualitative evaluation of a company’s balance sheet strength, operating performance and business profile.

Merchants Insurance Group

Merchants Insurance Group

Merchants Insurance Group sells its products through a network of more than 1,000 independent insurance agents in Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Vermont. We sell our products through independent insurance agents because we believe they provide value to policyholders through their broad range of products and their insurance expertise.