Markel Corp (MKL.N)
23 Feb 2017
* Markel Corp - book value per common share outstanding of $606.30 at December 31, 2016, up 8pct from $561.23 at December 31, 2015
Feb 7 Insurer Markel International Ltd, a subsidiary of U.S.-based holding company Markel Corp, appointed Warren Towner as head of underwriting management and reinsurance placement.
* Following acquisition, SureTec will operate as a separate business unit
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) CHICAGO/LONDON, November 15 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'A+' Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) ratings for Markel Corporation's (NYSE: MKL) principal property and casualty insurance (P/C) subsidiaries. Fitch has also affirmed the following ratings for MKL: --Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'A-'; --Senior unsecured notes at 'BBB+'. The Rating Outlook is Stable. A complete list of ratings follows at the end of this release.
* Markel - underwriting results for quarter adversely impacted by unfavorable development on medical malpractice and specified medical product lines
Oct 10 The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Monday. To inform us of other job changes, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Markel International, a subsidiary of Markel Corp, appointed Chris O'Shea as head of reinsurance claims.
Oct 4 Specialist insurer Markel International, a unit of Markel Corp, appointed Mike Wimbridge as a senior yacht underwriter to its marine, energy and property division.
* Markel appoints Trade Credit Development Director in New York Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
Sept 2 Specialist insurer Markel International appointed Timothy Foister as energy underwriter, based in Singapore.