Conifer Holdings Announces Preliminary 2021 First Quarter Financial Results; Provides Catastrophe Loss Estimate from Winter Storm Uri and Prior Year Reserve Strengthening
April 21, 2021 at 16:30 PM EDT
BIRMINGHAM, Mich., April 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Conifer Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: CNFR) (“Conifer” or the “Company”) today announced that it incurred pre-tax losses of approximately $2.3 million, net of expected reinsurance recoveries, during the first quarter ending March 31, 2021, due to Winter Storm Uri. These estimates are based on management’s best estimates as of the date of this press release.
Conifer also expects to report prior year reserve development, predominantly for 2019 and prior years and largely stemming from its quick service restaurant line in certain geographies, which have been deemphasized in the Company’s current overall business mix. The Company intends to strengthen its reserves for unpaid loss and loss adjustment expenses on prior accident years on a pre-tax basis by approximately $5.7 million for the quarter ending March 31, 2021.
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