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Nov 24, 2014, 21:31 ET

Markel Corporation nombra a Britt Glisson como presidente de la División de Seguros Globales

Markel Corporation, una sociedad de control que tiene operaciones en el sector de seguros y otras inversiones en todo el mundo (cuyo símbolo...

Nov 24, 2014, 12:56 ET
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Markel Corporation Names Britt Glisson Global Insurance Division President

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL), a holding company with insurance operations and other investments around the world, announced that Britt Glisson...

Nov 05, 2014, 16:37 ET

Markel Reports Third Quarter And Nine-Months Results

 Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) reported book value per common share outstanding of $514.06 at September 30, 2014, up 8% from $477.16 at...

Oct 30, 2014, 16:30 ET

Markel Announces Conference Call Date And Time

 Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today it will hold a conference call on Thursday, November 6, 2014 beginning at 10:30 am (Eastern...

Oct 06, 2014, 15:40 ET

Markel announces executive appointments in North America/Bermuda Claims

Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) announced today that the two senior claims executives in North America/Bermuda Claims are being promoted. Nick...

Sep 30, 2014, 20:47 ET

Markel Re anuncia cambios en su dirección

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) anunció hoy que David Kalainoff, presidente y Director en Jefe de Suscripciones -- Responsabilidad Civil de la...

Sep 30, 2014, 16:23 ET

Markel Re announces leadership changes

 Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that David Kalainoff, President and Chief Underwriting Officer -- Casualty of Markel's...

Sep 11, 2014, 19:11 ET

Markel Global Reinsurance suma a Erik Manning, Jamie Welsby y John Duda a su equipo

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) anunció hoy que el Dr. Erik Manning y Jamie Welsby fueron nombrados directores ejecutivos de Markel Global...

Sep 11, 2014, 14:23 ET

Markel Global Reinsurance adds Erik Manning, Jamie Welsby and John Duda to its team

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Dr. Erik Manning and  Jamie Welsby have been appointed Managing Directors of Markel Global...

Aug 29, 2014, 16:30 ET

Markel Ventures Announces Acquisition Of Vanderpol & Den Boer

 Markel Ventures, Inc. announced today that its subsidiary, AMF/Tromp B.V., has completed the acquisition of Tromp-Pol Baking Equipment B.V....

Aug 06, 2014, 16:56 ET

Markel Reports Second Quarter And Six-Months Results

 Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) reported book value per common share outstanding of $511.28 at June 30, 2014, up 7% from $477.16 at December...

Jul 31, 2014, 16:30 ET

Markel Announces Conference Call Date And Time

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today it will hold a conference call on Thursday, August 7, 2014 beginning at 10:30 am (Eastern Time) to...

Jul 23, 2014, 16:40 ET

Markel Ventures Announces Acquisition Of Cottrell

 Markel Ventures, Inc. ("Markel") announced today the acquisition of a majority interest in Cottrell, Inc. and affiliated entities...

Jul 16, 2014, 11:10 ET
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Markel Corporation appoints Thomas K. Smith as Chief Marketing Officer

 Markel Corporation (NYSE – MKL) has appointed Thomas K. "Smitty" Smith to the newly created position of Chief Marketing Officer. Smith...

May 07, 2014, 16:58 ET

Markel Reports First Quarter 2014 Results

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) reported book value per common share outstanding of $493.96 at March 31, 2014, up 4% from $477.16 at December 31,...

May 01, 2014, 16:30 ET

Markel Announces Conference Call Date And Time

 Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today it will hold a conference call on Thursday, May 8, 2014 beginning at 10:30 am (Eastern Time) to...

Apr 30, 2014, 15:12 ET
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Bicycle Theft Rises 5.3% in Arizona Each Year

 Spring is finally here and with that, comes the start of riding season.  As cyclists dust off their bikes for the first ride of the...

Apr 30, 2014, 15:10 ET
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Bicycle Theft Rises 5.5% in Washington Each Year

 Spring is finally here and with that, comes the start of riding season.  As cyclists dust off their bikes for the first ride of the...

Apr 30, 2014, 15:09 ET
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Bicycle Theft Rises 4.6% in Utah Each Year

Spring is finally here and with that, comes the start of riding season.  As cyclists dust off their bikes for the first ride of the season,...

Apr 30, 2014, 15:05 ET
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Bicycle Theft Rises 3.1% in Massachusetts Each Year

 Warm weather is finally here and with that, comes the start of riding season.  As cyclists dust off their bikes for the first ride of the...