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Notice of Meeting/Workshop Hearing
The Office of Insurance Regulation announces a hearing to which all persons are invited.
DATE AND TIME: July 24, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
PLACE: J. Edwin Larson Building, Room 116, 200 East Gaines Street, Tallahassee, FL 32399
GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED: American Family Insurance Mutual Holding Company has submitted an application for a proposed merger with Main Street America Group Mutual Holdings, Inc. and the indirect acquisition of Main Street America Assurance Company, Main Street America Protection Insurance Company, NGM Insurance Company, and Old Dominion Insurance Company, pursuant to section 628.715, Florida Statutes. For more details about the proposed transaction, the Office of Insurance Regulation will be activating a webpage to provide the public with relevant information. The webpage will be available via a link on the Office of Insurance Regulation’s homepage at www.floir.com.
Paragraph 628.715(2)(b), Florida Statutes, requires the Office of Insurance Regulation to hold a public hearing to allow public comment on the proposed acquisition. Input from the insurer as well as interested parties will be received at this public hearing. If you are unable to attend this public hearing, please forward your comments to the Office of Insurance Regulation at AmericanFamilyHearing@floir.com. After the hearing concludes, the record will remain open for 10 days to allow for additional comments.
A copy of the agenda may be obtained by contacting: Michael Lawrence, Jr., Assistant General Counsel, at (850)413-4112 or via e-mail at Michael.LawrenceJr@floir.com.
Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop/meeting is asked to advise the agency at least 48 hours before the workshop/meeting by contacting: Michael Lawrence, Jr., Assistant General Counsel, at (850)413-4112 or via e-mail at Michael.LawrenceJr@floir.com. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800)955-8771 (TDD) or 1(800)955-8770 (Voice).
About The Main Street America Group
With roots dating back to 1923, The Main Street America Group is a mutual insurance holding company which writes business through its eight property/casualty insurance carriers: NGM Insurance Company, Old Dominion Insurance Company, Austin Mutual Insurance Company, Grain Dealers Mutual Insurance Company, Main Street America Assurance Company, MSA Insurance Company, Main Street America Protection Insurance Company and Spring Valley Mutual Insurance Company. Based in Jacksonville, Fla., Main Street America offers a wide range of commercial and personal insurance, as well as fidelity and surety bond products, to individuals, families and businesses throughout the United States.
With more than $1.2 billion in premium written exclusively by 3,000 independent insurance agents, the 95-year-old company underwrites over 600,000 property/casualty policies in 37 states, as well as 50,000 bonds in 47 states and the District of Columbia. A.M. Best Company rates The Main Street America Group with an "A" (Excellent) Financial Strength Rating, with a Stable Outlook, as well as an “a+” Issuer Credit Rating. The company has $1.09 billion in surplus (capital) and $2.68 billion in total assets.
Main Street America is the founding company partner of Trusted Choice®, the global branding program of the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America. Main Street America is also a founding company partner of the TrustedChoice.com agent referral platform and the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) Research Center. For more information about Main Street America, please visit our newsroom at msagroup.com/newsroom or connect with us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/MainStreetAmerica.