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Aug 02, 2016, 16:50 ET Markel Reports Second Quarter And Six-Months Results

Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) reported book value per common share outstanding of $603.13 at June 30, 2016, up 7% from $561.23 at December 31,...


Jul 27, 2016, 16:30 ET Markel Announces Conference Call Date And Time

 Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 beginning at 9:30 am (Eastern Time)...


Jul 11, 2016, 11:12 ET Markel adds middle market casualty underwriting talent in New York and San Francisco

 Markel Global Insurance, a division of Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL), announced today the hiring of two new underwriting Vice Presidents,...


Jun 27, 2016, 14:47 ET Markel lowers motorcycle insurance rates in California

 Markel Specialty, a division of Markel Corporation, recently launched several new enhancements to its motorcycle insurance program in...


Jun 08, 2016, 12:31 ET Omaha skyline gets a new brand

 The Omaha skyline will soon be decorated with a new logo. Markel Corporation will install its corporate emblem on the north tower of Central...


Jun 07, 2016, 15:29 ET Stephen Leeret joins Markel Specialty as head of its programs business

 Markel Specialty, a division of Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL), announced today that Stephen Leeret has joined the company and will be leading...


May 31, 2016, 10:30 ET Markel Appoints Senior Trade Credit Underwriter in New York

 Markel Corporation has appointed Howard Lee as senior underwriter in its trade credit and political risk business in the US. Howard will be...


Apr 27, 2016, 16:30 ET Markel Announces Conference Call Date And Time

Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) announced today it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 beginning at 9:30...


Apr 26, 2016, 16:30 ET Markel Announces The Expiration And Final Results Of Its Notes Tender Offer

Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) announced today the final results of its previously announced cash tender offer (the "Tender Offer") for up to $250...


Apr 12, 2016, 15:24 ET Markel Announces Pricing Terms Of Notes Tender Offer

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today the pricing terms of its previously announced cash tender offer (the "Tender Offer") for up to $250...


Mar 29, 2016, 08:56 ET Markel Announces Notes Tender Offer

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today it has commenced a tender offer (the "Tender Offer") to purchase for cash up to $250 million...


Mar 22, 2016, 14:27 ET Markel introduces enhancements to private company management liability policy

Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) is pleased to announce the launch of its revamped management liability policy for private companies. Markel has...


Feb 10, 2016, 16:40 ET Markel Reports 2015 Financial Results

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) reported book value per common share outstanding of $561.23 at December 31, 2015, up 3% from $543.96 at...


Feb 04, 2016, 16:30 ET Markel Announces Conference Call Date And Time

Markel Corporation (NYSE-MKL) announced today it will hold a conference call on Thursday, February 11, 2016 beginning at 9:30 am (Eastern Time) to...


Jan 18, 2016, 15:40 ET National small business association continues expansion of small business insurance solutions with Markel FirstComp

 The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) today announced a new relationship with Markel FirstComp, a division of Markel Service,...


Jan 04, 2016, 17:16 ET Michael Heaton promoted to President, Markel Ventures

 Markel Ventures, a wholly owned subsidiary of Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL), announced today that Michael Heaton, Chief Operating Officer of...


Dec 14, 2015, 17:38 ET Markel Ventures And CapTech Announce Majority Investment In CapTech

Markel Ventures, Inc. ("Markel") and CapTech Ventures, Inc. ("CapTech") announce today a majority investment in CapTech by Markel. Headquartered in...


Dec 14, 2015, 17:38 ET Markel Ventures And CapTech Announce Majority Investment In CapTech

Markel Ventures, Inc. ("Markel") and CapTech Ventures, Inc. ("CapTech") announce today a majority investment in CapTech by Markel. Headquartered in...


Dec 10, 2015, 15:17 ET Linda V. Schreiner to join Markel Corporation

 Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Linda V. Schreiner will join the company as Senior Vice President, Strategic Management,...


Dec 10, 2015, 15:17 ET Linda V. Schreiner to join Markel Corporation

 Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Linda V. Schreiner will join the company as Senior Vice President, Strategic Management,...


Dec 09, 2015, 13:31 ET Markel clôture l'acquisition des actifs de CATCo Investment Management Ltd.

Markel Corporation (« Markel ») (NYSE : MKL) et CATCo Investment Management Ltd. (« CATCo ») ont...


Dec 09, 2015, 13:31 ET Markel clôture l'acquisition des actifs de CATCo Investment Management Ltd.

Markel Corporation (« Markel ») (NYSE : MKL) et CATCo Investment Management Ltd. (« CATCo ») ont...


Dec 09, 2015, 08:58 ET Markel rondt acquisitie van activa van CATCo Investment Management Ltd. af

Markel Corporation ("Markel") (NYSE: MKL) en CATCo Investment Management Ltd. ("CATCo") kondigden vandaag gezamenlijk de afronding van de...


Dec 09, 2015, 08:58 ET Markel rondt acquisitie van activa van CATCo Investment Management Ltd. af

Markel Corporation ("Markel") (NYSE: MKL) en CATCo Investment Management Ltd. ("CATCo") kondigden vandaag gezamenlijk de afronding van de...


Dec 09, 2015, 07:43 ET Markel finaliza la adquisición de activos de CATCo Investment Management Ltd.

Markel Corporation ("Markel") (NYSE: MKL) y CATCo Investment Management Ltd. ("CATCo") anunciaron hoy conjuntamente la finalización de la...