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A.M. Best Downgrades AmTrust As Insurer Prepares to Go Private

A.M. Best has downgraded its financial strength and credit ratings for insurer members of the AmTrust Group, not long after AmTrust Financial Services Inc. (AFSI) shareholders approved a $2.95 billion deal that will make it a private entity.

Full Article:  https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2018/07/05/494220.htm

Stone Point Capital Partners with CEO of AmTrust Financial and Karfunkel Family to Jointly Propose Acquiring All Shares of AmTrust Financial Common Stock Not Controlled by Family for $12.25 Per Share in Cash

Full Release:  https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180109006745/en/Stone-Point-Capital-Partners-CEO-AmTrust-Financial

AmTrust Launches TapSafe™ Smart Connected Warranty App

TapSafe™ Smart Connected Warranty App Launches at CES to Identify and Protect All of Your Connected Devices

Full Press Release:  https://globenewswire.com/news-release/2018/01/09/1286058/0/en/TapSafe-Smart-Connected-Warranty-App-Launches-at-CES-to-Identify-and-Protect-All-of-Your-Connected-Devices.html

The Global Warranty and Service Contract Association (“GWSCA”) announces its 2016 industry award winners



 Chicago, IL

For Release: September 23, 2016

The Global Warranty and Service Contract Association (“GWSCA”) used the occasion of its Third Annual Conference on Warranty and Service Contracts to announce its 2016 industry award winners. A call for nominations was issued earlier this year and they were received in August. The nominations were reviewed by GWSCA Board.

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Heritage Indemnity Retains ‘A’ Rating, A.M. Best Reports

Heritage Indemnity Company has retained its financial strength rating and issuer credit rating of “A” (Excellent) following the recent announcement of its agreement with AmTrust Financial Services, according to A.M Best.

Full Article:  http://www.fi-magazine.com/news/story/2015/05/heritage-indemnity-retains-a-rating-a-m-best-reports.aspx

Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation Launches Equipment Assurance Warranty Program in the US

Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation, a subsidiary of The Hertz Corporation has launched an equipment extended service plan program, in the US. in partnership with Warrantech, a subsidiary of AmTrust Financial Services, Inc.

Full Release:  http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/hertz-equipment-rental-corporation-launches-equipment-assurance-warranty-program-in-the-us-300062733.html

BlackBerry Care Protection Plan Gives Mobile Professionals Peace of Mind

New extended hardware service plan provides BlackBerry customers with up to two years of accidental damage protection and an extra year of mechanical and electrical breakdown coverage.  The BlackBerry Care Protection Plan is provided and administered by Warrantech Corporation, an AmTrust Financial Company.

Full Press Release:  http://press.blackberry.com/press/2015/blackberry-care-protection-plan-gives-mobile-professionals-peace.html

For more information on the BlackBerry Care Protection Plan, go to www.BlackBerry.com/Care.

Toco Warranty Launches TocoCares Portal

Toco Warranty Corp., recently launched a new online car care portal called “TocoCares” (http://tocowarranty.com/TocoCares/Home), providing car owners with information about caring for their vehicles.  The information ranges from maintenance suggestions and ways to reduce the cost of repairs to travel and safe driving tips.

Two recent articles:

 •            “Preparing your car for cold weather” (http://tocowarranty.com/TocoCares/Blog/Entry/72?hypCategory=car-care-month&title=Preparing-your-car-for-cold-weather)

•             “Worried about unexpected car repair bills? Be calm and drive on!” (http://tocowarranty.com/TocoCares/Blog/Entry/70?hypCategory=Car-Maintenance&title=Worried-about-unexpected-car-repair-bills–Be-calm-and-drive-on-)

Toco Warranty Corporation (an AmTrust Financial Company) is a leading direct to consumer vehicle service contracts company.