Countdown Pet Insurance is underwritten by Southern Cross Benefits Limited.
Southern Cross Benefits Ltd has an A (Strong) financial strength rating given by Standard & Poor's (Australia) Pty Limited.
The rating scale is: AAA (Extremely Strong), AA (Very Strong), A (Strong), BBB (Good), BB (Marginal), B (Weak), CCC (Very Weak), CC (Extremely Weak),
SD or D (Selective Default or Default), R (Regulatory Action), NR (Not Rated). Ratings from 'AA' to 'CCC' may be modified by the addition
of a plus (+) or minus (-) sign to show relative standing within the major rating categories. Full details of the rating scale are available
Standard & Poor's is an approved rating agency under the Insurance (Prudential Supervision) Act 2010.