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Rating Activity and Announcements (view more)

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A.M. Best Downgrades Ratings of Philmont Insurance Company:
Date: July 1, 2015    
A.M.BestTV: Captive Proponents Push to Clarify Premium Tax Issue:
Date: June 29, 2015    
A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Ardellis Insurance Ltd.:
Date: June 11, 2015    
A.M. Best Upgrades Ratings of The Mutual Risk Retention Group, Inc.:
Date: June 9, 2015    
A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Sooner Insurance Company:
Date: June 3, 2015    

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Ace Exec: Substantial Potential for Captives Due to Increasing Interest in Asia-Pacific:
Date: July 2, 2015    
A.M. Best Downgrades Ratings of Philmont Insurance Company:
Date: July 1, 2015    
A.M.BestTV: Captive Proponents Push to Clarify Premium Tax Issue:
Date: June 29, 2015    
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Last Word: Soaring From New Heights:
Date: April 1, 2015    
Insight: Four Letters to Study:
Date: April 1, 2015    

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