Understanding Best's Credit Ratings
A Best's Credit Rating (BCR) is a forward-looking, independent, and objective opinion regarding an insurer's, issuer's, or financial obligation's relative creditworthiness. The opinion represents a comprehensive analysis consisting of a quantitative and qualitative evaluation of balance sheet strength, operating performance, and business profile or, where appropriate, the specific nature and details of a security.
In addition, A.M. Best provides the following rating-related services and information:
For more information regarding what a BCR is, how a BCR is developed, or other information related to the production of opinions please reference A.M. Best's Guide to Understanding Best's Credit Ratings or select a topic below.
Understanding Best's Credit Ratings (quick links):
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