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Date: February 6, 2013

MiniCo Insurance Agency Expands Coverage Classes for Fine Art and Collectibles Insurance Program

PHOENIX, ARIZ. – The MiniCo Collectibles Insurance program offered by MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, has expanded the number of classes of covered items available for online self-service quoting and binding from 12 to 28. MiniCo’s agent portal is available at

Newly available categories of collections in the online agent portal include action figures, collector plates, dolls, movie memorabilia, pottery, toys, comic books, figurines, glass, rocks and minerals, trading cards, automobile memorabilia, crystal, model trains, ornaments and teddy bears. These categories augment the existing list of classes that includes fine art, sports memorabilia, wine, rare books, antique firearms, rare stamps, rare coins, musical instruments, furs, rugs and tapestries and silverware. Agents may request a quote on hundreds of other classes of collectible items by contacting MiniCo directly.

MiniCo Collectibles Insurance provides all-risk coverage for private collections in a home or storage facility and is offered nationwide in partnership with AXA Art Insurance Corporation. Coverage is provided on an unscheduled basis with no appraisal required at application. MiniCo Collectibles Insurance provides coverage for the full collectible value of insured items with a zero deductible and competitive premiums. Agent benefits include competitive commissions and no production requirements.

AXA Art Insurance Corporation is the only globally operating specialty art and collectibles insurance company offering tailor-made coverage solutions for private and corporate collections, museums, galleries and artists. AXA Art is one of the largest museum insurers in the United States and the insurer of a significant percentage of North America’s top 200 collectors. The company has been assigned a rating of “A” (Excellent) by A.M. Best.

About MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC
MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, was founded in 1974 as a provider of specialty insurance products and publications for the self-storage industry. Today the company is a full-service managing general agency offering multiple specialty property and casualty insurance products for a variety of unique industries and exposures. MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, the parent company of MiniCo Insurance Agency of Canada, Incorporated, is a member of the Aran Insurance Services Group.

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