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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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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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10/01/2015
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation to Announce Third Quarter 2015 Earnings on October 26, 2015

W. R. Berkley Corporation will release its third quarter 2015 earnings after the market closes on Monday, October 26, 2015. 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 States...

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08/04/2015
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 October 1, 2015 to stockholders of record at the close of business on September 8, 2015.. Founded in 1967, W. R. Berkley Corporation is an insurance holding company that is among the largest...

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08/04/2015
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Continues Succession Plan

W. R. Berkley Corporation’ s Board of Directors today announced that the Company’ s founder and its current chairman and chief executive officer, William R. Berkley, will become executive chairman on October 31, 2015. At that time, W. Robert Berkley, Jr. will assume the role of chief executive officer, continuing the transition plan implemented by the Board of...

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07/27/2015
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Reports Second Quarter Results

W. R. Berkley Corporation today reported net income for the second quarter of 2015 of $123 million, or$. 95 per share. Operating income is a non-GAAP financial measure defined by the Company as net income excluding after-tax net investment gains. Repurchased 2.6 million shares of our common stock for $127 million. GAAP combined ratio was 94.2%. Insurance-Domestic...

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07/20/2015
Show Teaser W. R. Berkley Corporation Forms Berkley Global Product Recall Management

W. R. Berkley Corporation today announced the formation of Berkley Global Product Recall Management, a W. R. Berkley Company ®, to aid all types of businesses throughout the world in the prevention and management of product recall incidences. Products and services will be available through the W. R. Berkley Corporation network of companies.

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