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For Immediate Release


Columbus, OH - February 2005

Demotech, Inc., the originator of Financial Stability Ratings® for Property and Casualty insurers and Title underwriters, announces the immediate availability of Demotech Performance of Title Insurance Companies – Quarterly Update for the 2004 third quarter.With the introduction of the 2004 third quarter data, Demotech presents the most complete and up-to-date quarterly snapshot of the Title insurance industry available.


Demotech Performance of Title Insurance Companies – Quarterly Update presents a summarized financial snapshot of the 84 Title underwriters included.This aggregate quarterly industry performance summary is available to subscribers at www.demotech.com.In addition to this summary report, registered Demotech Performance of Title Insurance Companies – Quarterly Update subscribers can login online and gain access to the individual company quarterly detail as well as interactive access to year-end 2003 market share data by state.This information is unavailable elsewhere.As always, the most current Demotech Financial Stability Ratings® for each rated Title underwriter are also available through our web site.


The release of the third quarter Demotech Performance of Title Insurance Companies – Quarterly Update represents the last of Demotech's 2004 quarterly analysis reports for the Title insurance industry.This release continues Demotech's tradition of industry leading coverage of the market for Title insurance and Title underwriters.


The 2005 edition of Demotech Performance of Title Insurance Companies, which will present complete year-end statutory for 2004, will be published in May 2005.


For more information regarding Demotech Performance of Title Insurance Companies, Demotech Performance of Title Insurance Companies – Quarterly Update or to place an order, visit www.demotech.com or contact Demotech at (800) 354-7207.


For more information regarding Demotech Performance of Title Insurance Companies or to register for online access or contact Demotech at (800) 354-7207.


About Demotech, Inc.

Since 1985, Demotech, Inc., a Columbus, Ohio based financial analysis and actuarial services firm, has been serving the insurance industry, providing independent opinions on the financial stability of property and casualty insures and Title insurance underwriters. Demotech offers a variety of services including actuarial opinions and pricing assistance, strategic market and product evaluations and analysis, state filings assistance, as well as financial valuations.Demotech was the first company to have its rating process formally reviewed and accepted by Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and HUD.


In 1992, Demotech became the first company to review the financial stability of the Title insurance industry and publish an independent opinion of underwriters' financial strength. Since that time, Demotech has presented Financial Stability Ratings® for virtually all Title underwriters.No other organization reviews more underwriters or has been providing Financial Stability Ratings® longer.


About Demotech Performance of Title Insurance Companies

In 2003, Demotech purchased the exclusive publishing and distribution rights to the 2004 and all future editions of CDS Performance of Title Insurance Companies from Corporate Development Services.The 2004, and all future editions, will be published as Demotech Performance of Title Insurance Companies.2004 marks the introduction of Demotech Performance of Title Insurance Companies - Quarterly Update, making quarterly statutory financial data available for the Title industry.


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