Sindh Insurance ‘IFS rating’ upgraded by PACRA to “A+”


Staff Reporter


The Sindh Insurance limited ‘IFS rating’ has upgraded by the Pakistan Credit Rating Agency (PACRA) to “A+”.
This is the one of the highest rating any insurance company has secured from PACRA within three years of incorporation, indicating strong financial position and professional management of the company. The Company has been rating among top 10 in terms of Gross premium income for the year 2016.
“The assigned IFS rating in only a testament of Sindh Insurance financial strengths. Our capitalization and exceptionally strong solvency levels demonstrate our strong capacity to meet policyholders’ liabilities” said Muhammad Faisal Siddiqui, Chief Executive Officer of Sindh Insurance Limited. “Continuing to following a strategy of high growth in top line with sustainable profitability, Sindh Insurance Limited remains committed to being the best value insurance enterprise for its customers, employees, business partners and the society” he added.
The company has outpaced Gross Premium growth of the industry while keeping the underwriting performance intact. The company has been able to attract market attention through introducing innovative product in Personal Accident and intends to fortify its position in the general insurance industry.
The company is aiming penetration in motor segment; Building synergies with group companies – Sindh Bank, Sindh Leasing, Sindh Microfinance and Sindh Modaraba.
The rating recognizes the company’s efforts to build a sound investment book over the years comforting its financial risk profile. Supporting its prudent risk retention policies, Sindh Insurance limited has a sound panel of reinsurers with favorable treaty terms.