The Insurance Industry: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Antitrust and Monopoly of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, Eighty-fifth -[Ninety, Issue 1
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1970 - 5708 pages
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accident accounting adjustment amount analysis applicable approach approval assets assigned Association automobile insurance average basis Bureau California capital Casualty changes charged claims Commission Commissioner compared competition consideration considered Corporation cost coverage Department determine developed drivers earned economic effect examination example excessive existing expenses experience fact factors federal figures filing fire firms funds gains hearing important increase indicated individual insolvency Insurance Company insurance industry interest investment income issue less liability insurance limits Little loss means measure Mutual noted operating organization percent period persons policyholders possible premium present prior problem profit property and liability proposed question rate of return ratio reasonable regulation reserves respect responsibility risk standards statement statistical surplus Table underwriting writing York
Page 11127 - A public utility is entitled to such rates as will permit it to earn a return on the value of the property which it employs for the convenience of the public equal to that generally being made at the same time and in the same general part of the country on investments in other business undertakings which are attended by corresponding risks and uncertainties...
Page 10962 - By that standard the return to the equity owner should be commensurate with returns on investments in other enterprises having corresponding risks. That return, moreover, should be sufficient to assure confidence in the financial integrity of the enterprise, so as to maintain its credit and to attract capital.
Page 11015 - ... equal to that generally being made at the same time and in the same general part of the country on investments in other business undertakings which are attended by corresponding risks and uncertainties; but it has no constitutional right to profits such as are realized or anticipated in highly profitable enterprises or speculative ventures.
Page 11529 - From the investor or company point of view it is important that there be enough revenue not only for operating expenses but also for the capital costs of the business. These include service on the debt and dividends on the stock.
Page 10921 - During the course of hearings before a subcommittee of the Subcommittee on Antitrust and Monopoly Legislation of the Committee on the Judiciary...
Page 11069 - ... from the proof presented upon such claim that such person would be able to obtain a judgment upon such cause of action against such insured...
Page 11575 - The purpose of this act is to promote the public welfare by regulating insurance rates to the end that they shall not be excessive, inadequate or unfairly discriminatory...
Page 11059 - In 1869 this Court held, in sustaining a statute of Virginia which regulated foreign insurance companies, that the statute did not offend the Commerce Clause because "issuing a policy of insurance is not a transaction of commerce.
Page 11565 - ... days after notice of the order to the insurer or organization, make written request to the commissioner for a hearing thereon. The commissioner shall hear such party or parties within twenty days after receipt of such request and shall give not less than ten days' written notice of the time and place of the hearing.
Page 11668 - Due consideration shall be given to past and prospective loss experience within and outside this state, to the conflagration and catastrophe hazards, to a reasonable margin for underwriting profit and contingencies, to dividends, savings or unabsorbed premium deposits allowed or returned by...