Best believes that AIL and AIUK will report strong pre-tax profits in 2008.
Best's opinion, AIL and AIUK benefit from Aspen's profile, which has developed as a result of the range of business written and its wide spread of branch operations.
Best believes that AIUK is likely to maintain excellent performance in 2007, supported by a benign year for U.
Best's opinion, AIUK has an excellent business profile based on its well-established and diversified portfolio (both by product and territory), which comprises property and casualty reinsurance, primary UK commercial insurance, and specialty insurance and reinsurance business (including marine liability, hull, energy and aviation business).
BesteIUs opinion, AIUK
benefits from an excellent business profile based on its well established book of property and casualty reinsurance, primary U.
These measures help compensate for the potential volatility incurred due to the proportion of property reinsurance transferred to AIUK
in 2006 as a result of a reciprocal quota share arrangement with AHL's Bermudan operation, Aspen Insurance Limited (AIL).