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Dec 14, 1998, 00:00 ET

EXEL Limited to Change Name to XL Capital Ltd; New Name Reflects Focus on Intellectual and Financial Capital

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- EXEL Limited ("EXEL") (NYSE: XL) announced today that it intends to change its name to "XL Capital...

Dec 02, 1998, 00:00 ET

EXEL Limited to Acquire Intercargo Corporation and Expand U.S. Insurance Platform

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- EXEL Limited ("EXEL") (NYSE: XL) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire...

Nov 03, 1998, 00:00 ET

Roger Scotton Appointed Vice President Corporate Communications At EXEL Limited

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- EXEL Limited (NYSE: XL) is expanding its communications resources in an effort to meet a growing...

Nov 03, 1998, 00:00 ET

FSA and EXEL COMPLETE Formation of Two Financial Guaranty Insurance Companies

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Financial Security Assurance Holdings Ltd. (NYSE: FSA) and EXEL Limited ("EXEL") (NYSE: XL) announced...

Oct 02, 1998, 01:00 ET

EXEL and Financial Security Assurance Holdings to Form Two Financial Guaranty Insurance Companies

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- EXEL Limited ("EXEL") (NYSE: XL) and Financial Security Assurance Holdings Ltd. ("FSA") (NYSE: FSA),...

Oct 01, 1998, 01:00 ET

EXEL Limited Reports Third Quarter and Nine Months Earnings

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- EXEL Limited ("EXEL" or "the Company") (NYSE: XL) today reported that net operating income, excluding...

Oct 01, 1998, 01:00 ET

EXEL Limited Forms Public School Education Partnership with Bermuda Government

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- EXEL Limited ("XL") announced today that it has formed a partnership with the Bermuda Government...

Sep 29, 1998, 01:00 ET

EXEL Limited Creates Financial Products and Services Unit; Focused Approach to Financial Business Opportunities

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- EXEL Limited ("EXEL") (NYSE: XL) announced today that it has consolidated its financial products and...

Sep 29, 1998, 01:00 ET

EXEL Limited Creates Financial Products and Services Unit; Focused Approach To Financial Business Opportunities

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- EXEL Limited ("EXEL") (NYSE: XL) announced today that it has consolidated its financial products...

Sep 14, 1998, 01:00 ET

EXEL Limited Increases Quarterly Dividend by 10 Percent; Adopts Shareholder Rights Plan

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of EXEL Limited (NYSE: XL) ("EXEL" or the "Company") has declared a quarterly...

Aug 17, 1998, 01:00 ET

EXEL Limited Announces Final Results of Cash Election

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- EXEL Limited (NYSE: XL) ("New EXEL") announced today the final results of the cash election portion...

Aug 13, 1998, 01:00 ET

EXEL Limited Completes Catastrophe Protection Through Unique Offering Process

HAMILTON, BERMUDA, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- EXEL Limited (NYSE: XL)("EXEL") announced today that its subsidiary, X.L. Mid Ocean Reinsurance...

Aug 07, 1998, 01:00 ET

Merger of EXEL Limited and Mid Ocean Limited Completed

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- EXEL Limited (NYSE: XL) ("EXEL") and Mid Ocean Limited (NYSE: MOC) ("Mid Ocean") announced that...

Aug 03, 1998, 01:00 ET

Shareholders Approve Merger of EXEL Limited and Mid Ocean Limited

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- EXEL Limited (NYSE: XL) ("EXEL") and Mid Ocean Limited (NYSE: MOC) ("Mid Ocean") announced that their...

Jul 29, 1998, 01:00 ET

EXEL Limited Sets Cash Election Price for Merger with Mid Ocean Limited

HAMILTON, Bermuda, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- EXEL Limited (NYSE: XL) ("EXEL") announced today that the evaluation period for the cash election...

Jul 27, 1998, 01:00 ET

EXEL Limited Appoints Three New Directors

HAMILTON, Bermuda, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- EXEL Limited (NYSE: XL) ("EXEL") announced today that Sir Brian Corby, Robert R. Glauber and Paul...

Jul 15, 1998, 01:00 ET

Brockbank Enhances Relationship with Tri City Brokerage, Inc. Through EXEL Limited Strategic Investment

HAMILTON, Bermuda, July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- To facilitate Brockbank plc's expansion of their U.S. marketing strategy, EXEL Limited ("EXEL") (NYSE:...

Jul 09, 1998, 01:00 ET

EXEL Limited Acquires Stake In Reeve Court Insurance Company Limited

HAMILTON, Bermuda, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- EXEL Limited ("EXEL") (NYSE: XL) announced today that it has acquired an indirect majority voting stake...

Jun 30, 1998, 01:00 ET

EXEL Limited Declares Quarterly Dividend

HAMILTON, Bermuda, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of EXEL Limited (NYSE: XL) today declared a quarterly dividend payable on the...

Jun 17, 1998, 01:00 ET

EXEL Limited Reports Second Quarter 1998 Earnings

HAMILTON, Bermuda, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- EXEL Limited (NYSE: XL) today reported that net operating income, excluding realized investment...