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Standard & Poor's affirmed the Club's A- (negative outlook)


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Financial strength rating: A- by S&P Global Rating, 25 May 2022 

Outlook: Negative

Standard & Poor's has affirmed The Swedish Club to "A-" (negative outlook).


  • Sveriges Angfartygs Assurans Forening's (The Swedish Club) technical performance was under pressure in 2020, and we expect it to be significantly below our forecasts for the full year 2021.
  • We anticipate that the club will post technical losses this year that will likely erode the excess capital it currently holds above the 'AAA' confidence level in our risk-based model.
  • We are therefore revising our outlook on The Swedish Club to negative and affirming our 'A-' ratings.
  • The negative outlook indicates the possibility of a downgrade if the club's technical performance remains lower than we expect in our base case, reducing the company's risk-based capital adequacy.

Rating Action

On Oct. 20, 2021, S&P Global Ratings revised to negative from stable its outlook on marine insurer Sveriges Angfartygs Assurans Forening (The Swedish Club; TSC or the club). At the same time, we affirmed our 'A-' long-term insurer financial strength and issuer credit ratings on TSC.

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AM Best rating   AMBest

Financial strength rating: A- Excellent by AM Best, Jan 28 2021
Outlook: Stable
Best's financial size category: VIII


AM Best's rating report A.M. Best rating report

Amsterdam, Jan 28 2021 — AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “a-” of
Sveriges Ångfartygs Assurans Förening (The Swedish Club) (The Club or TSC) (Sweden). 
The outlook of these Credit Ratings (ratings) is stable.

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"The ratings reflect TSC's balance sheet strength, which AM Best categorises as very strong, as well as its adequate operating performance, neutral business profile and appropriate enterprise risk management."


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