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18 May, 2017, 02:00 ET Markel plans to establish German insurance company in Munich to support EU-27 growth strategy

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) today announced that following discussions with BaFin, the German federal financial supervisory authority, it plans...


01 May, 2017, 09:00 ET Markel completes acquisition of SureTec Financial Corp.

Markel Corporation ("Markel") (NYSE: MKL) announced today that is has completed the acquisition of SureTec Financial Corp. ("SureTec"), one of the...


26 Apr, 2017, 16:40 ET Markel Reports First Quarter 2017 Results

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) reported book value per common share outstanding of $620.30 at March 31, 2017, up 2% from $606.30 at December 31,...


20 Apr, 2017, 16:30 ET Markel Announces Conference Call Date And Time

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today it will hold a conference call on Thursday, April 27, 2017 beginning at 9:30 am (Eastern Time) to...


12 Apr, 2017, 15:08 ET Markel names Glenn Mozingo Managing Director, Global Insurance Business Development and Corporate Account Executive

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Glenn Mozingo has been named Managing Director, Global Insurance Business Development and...


06 Apr, 2017, 10:33 ET Markel Acquires Allsport

Markel Canada has acquired the 50% of Allsport Insurance Marketing Ltd that it did not already own. Allsport is an incorporated managing...


29 Mar, 2017, 09:30 ET Markel Trade Credit Team Comes to Canada

Markel International, the specialist insurer, is seeking to develop its trade credit and political risk business in Canada. Business will be...


15 Mar, 2017, 15:32 ET Markel and Wright Specialty announce new relationship aimed at educational community

Markel Specialty, a division of Markel Corporation, has signed an agreement with Wright Specialty Insurance, a managing general underwriter and...


08 Mar, 2017, 16:32 ET Markel Estimates Ogden Rate Change Impact

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) today announced that, during the first quarter of 2017, it expects to increase prior years' loss reserves for its...


20 Feb, 2017, 11:36 ET Markel promotes Ashley Dillon to Underwriting Assurance Director, Product Line Leadership

Markel Corporation announced today that Ashley Dillon has been named Underwriting Assurance Director on the Product Line Leadership team. In her...


08 Feb, 2017, 16:35 ET Markel Reports 2016 Financial Results

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) reported book value per common share outstanding of $606.30 at December 31, 2016, up 8% from $561.23 at December 31,...


03 Feb, 2017, 09:50 ET Markel names Jane Peterson Executive Underwriting Officer, Product Line Leadership

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Jane Peterson has been named Executive Underwriting Officer on the Product Line Leadership...


02 Feb, 2017, 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 9, 2017 beginning at 9:30 am (Eastern Time) to...


01 Feb, 2017, 16:45 ET Markel to acquire SureTec Financial Corp

Markel Corporation ("Markel") (NYSE: MKL) and SureTec Financial Corp. ("SureTec") announced today that they have entered into a definitive...


03 Nov, 2016, 10:53 ET Markel introduces new coverage enhancements to medical professional liability policy

Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) is pleased to announce the launch of new coverage enhancements to its medical professional liability policy. Markel...


01 Nov, 2016, 17:01 ET Markel Reports Third Quarter And Nine Month Results

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) reported book value per common share outstanding of $609.48 at September 30, 2016, up 9% from $561.23 at December...


27 Oct, 2016, 14:34 ET Markel promotes Brian Gray to Regional President, West Region, in Markel's Wholesale division

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Brian Gray has been promoted to Regional President, West Region, in Markel's Wholesale...


27 Oct, 2016, 14:33 ET Markel names Scott Culler to new Senior Managing Director role

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Scott Culler has been named Senior Managing Director on the Product Line Leadership team. In...


26 Oct, 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, November 2, 2016 beginning at 9:30 am (Eastern Time) to...


26 Sep, 2016, 08:00 ET Markel Appoints Trade Credit Development Director in New York

 Markel Corporation has appointed Arjan van de Wall as director of development, Americas, in its trade credit and political risk operation in...


31 Aug, 2016, 09:00 ET Thomas Gayner And Richard Whitt Join Markel's Board Of Directors; Michael Crowley Appointed Vice Chairman

Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) announced today that Thomas S. Gayner and Richard R. Whitt, III, Co-Chief Executive Officers of the corporation, were...


02 Aug, 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,...


27 Jul, 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)...


11 Jul, 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,...


27 Jun, 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...