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12/18/2009
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Announces the Appointment of Kenneth J. Berger as President of Berkley Specialty Underwriting Managers LLC's Environmental Division

W. R. Berkley Corporation today announced that Kenneth J. Berger has been named president of the environmental division of Berkley Specialty Underwriting Managers LLC.

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12/02/2009
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Appoints Gillian James Senior Vice President - Enterprise Risk Management

W. R. Berkley Corporation today announced the appointment of Gillian James to the newly created office of senior vice president - enterprise risk management. Ms. James has over 20 years of experience in the insurance and financial services industry, having served in the United Kingdom as a senior executive at a leading reinsurance intermediary where she headed the analytic team.

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11/05/2009
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Announces Executive Appointments at Berkley Regional Specialty Insurance Company and Regional Excess Underwriters, LLC

Paul S. McAuliffe Named President of Berkley Regional Specialty Insurance Company; Bill Thornton Appointed President of Regional Excess Underwriters, LLC. W. R. Berkley Corporation today named Paul S. McAuliffe president of Berkley Regional Specialty Insurance Company.

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11/03/2009
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Names W. Robert Berkley, Jr. President and Chief Operating Officer

W. R. Berkley Corporation today announced the election by the Board of Directors of W. Robert Berkley, Jr. as president and chief operating officer of the Company. As president and chief operating officer, W. Robert Berkley will manage all of the Company's operating units, adding oversight of the Company's reinsurance and international segments to his current responsibilities.

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11/03/2009
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Declares Dividend

W. R. Berkley Corporation announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of 6 cents per share to be paid on January 5, 2010 to stockholders of record at the close of business on December 14, 2009.

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10/26/2009
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Reports Third Quarter Results

Operating ROE 14.7%; Book Value per Share Up 9% W. R. Berkley Corporation today reported net income for the third quarter of 2009 of $98 million, or 59 cents per share, compared with a net loss of $28 million, or 17 cents per share, for the third quarter of 2008.

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10/19/2009
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Insurance (Europe), Limited Names Javier Esteban Presidente Ejecutivo of Its Spanish Branch

W. R. Berkley Insurance, Limited today announced that it has named Javier Esteban Presidente Ejecutivo of its Sucursal en Espana branch located in Madrid, Spain.

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10/02/2009
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation to Announce Third Quarter Earnings on October 26, 2009

W. R. Berkley Corporation will release its third quarter 2009 earnings after the market closes on Monday, October 26, 2009. The company has scheduled its quarterly conference call with analysts and investors to discuss its earnings and other information on Tuesday, October 27, 2009 at 9:00 a.m. eastern time.

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09/22/2009
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Names Carol J. LaPunzina Senior Vice President - Human Resources

W. R. Berkley Corporation today announced the appointment of Carol J. LaPunzina as senior vice president - human resources, a newly established position. Ms. LaPunzina began her career with the corporation more than 11 years ago and brings legal, human resources and personnel related experience to her new role.

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09/18/2009
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Forms Berkley Oil & Gas Specialty Services, LLC and Announces Executive Appointment

W. R. Berkley Corporation today announced the formation of Berkley Oil & Gas Specialty Services, LLC. Carol Randall has been named president of Berkley Oil & Gas.

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