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Date: May 29, 2013

MiniCo Insurance Agency Offers Direct Billing for Fine Art and Collectibles Insurance Program

PHOENIX, ARIZ. – MiniCo Insurance Agency now offers agents a choice of direct billing or agency billing for its fine art and collectibles insurance program. Agents may indicate their billing preference when binding coverage for the MiniCo Collectibles Insurance program in the online portal at

MiniCo Collectibles Insurance provides all-risk coverage for private collections in a home or storage facility and is offered nationwide in an exclusive underwriting 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. MiniCo Collectibles Insurance is available only in the United States.

AXA ART is the only international fine art insurance specialist, offering tailor-made coverage solutions for private and corporate collections, exhibitions, 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.

International reach, unrivaled competence and a high quality network of expert partners distinguish AXA ART, the only art insurance specialist in the world, from its generalist property insurance competitors. Over the past 50 years and well into the future, AXA ART has and will continue to redefine the manner in which it serves and services its museum, gallery, collector and artist clients across the Americas, Asia and Europe, with a sincere consideration of the way valuable objects are insured and cultural patrimony is protected. For more information, visit

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Dan Sommer
MiniCo Insurance Agency

Roz Joseph