For Immediate Release: September 2017
Contact: Pat Cooper
Executive Vice President – Director of Communications and Corporate Support
Federated Mutual Group named to 2017 Ward’s 50® Top Performers Ward Group®, a Cincinnati-based consulting firm specializing in the insurance industry, recently named Federated Mutual to the top 50 U.S. based property and casualty companies.
Ward Group annually recognizes 50 companies that have excelled at balancing financial safety, consistency, and performance during the past five years. They conducted separate analyses on nearly 3,000 property and casualty companies and 700 life-health companies within the insurance industry.
“Low investment returns, rising loss costs, and competitive market conditions continue to impact financial returns for the industry. In selecting the Ward’s 50, we identified companies that pass financial stability requirements and measure their ability to grow while maintaining strong capital positions and underwriting results,” said Jeff Rieder, partner and head of Ward Group.
"We are proud to be listed once again on the Ward's 50 Top Performer list," said Federated Insurance Chairman, President, and CEO Jeff Fetters. "Our placement on this list supports our vision and purpose in helping our clients to succeed. Their success is our success."
Founded in 1904, Federated Insurance is a national insurance and risk management organization that serves the property, casualty, and life insurance needs of clients in select industries. The organization has more than 500 recommendations from state, regional, and national associations and buying groups and is rated A+ (Superior) by industry analyst A.M. Best® Company.
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