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02/08/2017
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

W. R. Berkley Corporation announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of 13 cents per share to be paid on April 5, 2017 to stockholders of record at the close of business on March 15, 2017.. Founded in 1967, W. R. Berkley Corporation is an insurance holding company that is among the largest commercial...

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02/01/2017
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2017 Insurance Conference

W. R. Berkley Corporation announced today that William R. Berkley, its executive chairman, and W. Robert Berkley, Jr., its president and chief executive officer, will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2017 Insurance Conference being held in New York City. The presentation is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 9:10 a.m. eastern time.

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01/31/2017
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter Results

W. R. Berkley Corporation today reported net income for the fourth quarter of 2016 of $153 million, or $1.20 per share. The combined ratio was 94.9%, inclusive of 2.3 loss ratio points from catastrophes. We established two new businesses- Berkley Cyber Risk Solutions and Berkley Transactional. Investment income increased 24.8%. The sale of a portion of our...

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01/19/2017
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Announces Executive Appointments

W. R. Berkley Corporation today announced the appointments of Melissa M. Emmendorfer as senior vice president– insurance risk management, Mir Mazhar as senior vice president- chief project officer, and Jonathan A. Schriber as senior vice president– underwriting. She has more than 25 years of experience in the property and casualty reinsurance industry and is a...

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01/09/2017
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Names Jo-Marie St. Martin Vice President - Federal Government Relations

St. Martin has over 20 years of legislative and legal experience in the U.S. House of Representatives and served for 15 years as general counsel and director of legislative operations for Speaker of the House John Boehner. She holds a B.S. in mathematics and physics from Mary Washington College and a J.D. from the University of Tennessee College of Law.

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01/03/2017
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation to Announce Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings on January 31, 2017

W. R. Berkley Corporation will release its fourth quarter 2016 earnings after the market closes on Tuesday, January 31, 2017. A copy of the earnings release will be available on the Company’ s website at www.wrberkley.com. Founded in 1967, W. R. Berkley Corporation is an insurance holding company that is among the largest commercial lines writers in the United...

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