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02/02/2016
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter Results

W. R. Berkley Corporation today reported operating income for the fourth quarter of 2015 of $115 million, or $0.89 per share. Operating income is a non-GAAP financial measure defined by the Company as net income excluding after-tax net investment gains. Return on equity represents net income and operating income expressed on an annualized basis as a...

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01/28/2016
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2016 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 2016 Insurance Conference being held in New York City. The presentation will take place on Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 9:10 a.m. eastern time.

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01/05/2016
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation to Announce Fourth Quarter 2015 Earnings on February 2, 2016

W. R. Berkley Corporation will release its fourth quarter 2015 earnings after the market closes on Tuesday, February 2, 2016. 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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12/22/2015
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Announces Senior Executive Appointments

W. R. Berkley Corporation today announced the appointments of Lucille T. Sgaglione as executive vice president and Kenneth P. Sroka as senior vice president. Sgaglione earned a B.A. and M.A. in History from Stony Brook University and Columbia University, respectively, and a J.D. from St. Johns University. Sroka holds a B.A. from the University of Pittsburgh and is a...

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12/08/2015
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Syndicate 1967 Establishes Underwriting Division at Lloyd’s China

W. R. Berkley Corporation today announced that W. R. Berkley Syndicate 1967 has established an underwriting division at Lloyd’ s Insurance Company Limited to begin underwriting business on the Lloyd’ s China platform beginning 1st January, 2016.. Access to high-quality insurance is critical to economic growth in China, and the establishment of this new division...

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12/01/2015
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Appoints James P. Bronner Senior Vice President

W. R. Berkley Corporation today announced that James P. Bronner has been appointed senior vice president. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Manhattan College. Founded in 1967, W. R. Berkley Corporation is an insurance holding company that is among the largest commercial lines writers in the United States and operates in three segments of the...

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11/05/2015
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 12 cents per share to be paid on December 17, 2015 to stockholders of record at the close of business on December 1, 2015.. Founded in 1967, W. R. Berkley Corporation is an insurance holding company that is among the largest...

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10/27/2015
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Names Michael Ekiss President of Berkley Agribusiness Risk Specialists

W. R. Berkley Corporation today announced that Michael Ekiss has been named president of Berkley Agribusiness Risk Specialists. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Nebraska and holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter and Associate in Commercial Underwriting professional designations.

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10/26/2015
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Reports Third Quarter Results

W. R. Berkley Corporation today reported net income for the third quarter of 2015 of $153 million, or $1.18 per share. Operating income is a non-GAAP financial measure defined by the Company as net income excluding after-tax net investment gains. Return on equity was 19.9% pre-tax and 13.3% after-tax. Insurance-Domestic net premiums written grew 6%. GAAP...

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10/14/2015
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Establishes Treaty Unit Dedicated to South Africa

The new unit, which will report to Berkley Re UK, will provide fast and reliable treaty service to both insurers and brokers in the region. Berkley Re is a provider of reinsurance products and services that address the diverse needs of clients worldwide, through operating units in the United States, United Kingdom and Asia Pacific. For further information about...

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