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Why are nonadmitted assets not included in the surplus calculation

Non admitted assets are not easily convertible cash to satisfy the insurer liabilities


List some differences between preferred stocks and common stocks

-Preferred stocks do not offer voting rights
-Preferred stocks guarantee dividends
-Owners of preferred stocks have priority to those of common stocks to receive a return on their investment during a liquidation


Why should users be concerned if there are large receivable from parent, subsidiary, or affiliates

They are usually not as liquid as other assets


Portion of agents balances that is nonadmitted

Premium that is over 90 days overdue


How should reserves be booked if management has a range of estimates and no point w/in the range is more likely?

The midpoint should be booked.


Examples of nonadmitted assets

-Investments in bonds, stocks, mortgage loans or real estate that exceed any state limitations.
-Investments in electronic data processing equipment and software that exceed limits
-Furniture, equipment and supplies
-Balances from agent from sale of a security, overdue by over 15 days
-Funds held at a reinsured company that exceed the associated liabilities
-10% of deductibles recoverable in excess of collateral


Define common capital stock

Par value of the insurers stock that is issued and outstanding


2 methods to calculate UEPR

1. Daily pro rata method: based on the number of days of the policy that have expired.
2. Monthly pro rata method: assumes that premiums are written evenly through each month.


Define Gross Paid in and Contributed Surplus

This is generated when the insurer issues stock. It equals the excess of the sale price of stock over its par value


Real Estate Valuation

Properties occupied by the company: depreciated cost-encumbrances

Properties held for the production of income:
Depreciated cost-encumbrances

Properties held for sale: min(depreciated cost, fair value)-encumbrances



Preferred stocks
Real estate
Cash, cash equivalents and STI
Uncollected and Deferred Prem and AB
Amounts recoverable from reinsurers
Receivables from parent, subsidiary and affiliates
Nonadmitted assets



LLAE reserves
Reinsurance payable on LLAE
Other expenses
Unearned premiums
Premium deficiency reserve
Ceded reinsurance Prem payable
Funds held under reinsurance treaties
Provision for reinsurance



Common capital stock
Gross paid in & contributed surplus
Unassigned funds