HCC's Annual Shareholder Meeting Scheduled for May 24, 2001

Apr 17, 2001, 01:00 ET from HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc.

    HOUSTON, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Stephen L. Way, Chairman and Chief
 Executive Officer of HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:   HCC) announced that
 HCC will hold its Annual Meeting of Shareholders beginning at 8:30 a.m. on
 Thursday, May 24, 2001 at The Houstonian Hotel, 111 North Post Oak Lane,
 Houston, Texas.  All shareholders are invited to attend.
     HCC is an international insurance holding company whose shares are traded
 on the NYSE (symbol: HCC) with a market capitalization of over $1.5 billion.
 HCC is rated AA (Very Strong) by Standard & Poor's and A+ (Superior) by A. M.
 Best Company.
     For more information, visit our website at www.hcch.com.
 
 

SOURCE HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc.
    HOUSTON, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Stephen L. Way, Chairman and Chief
 Executive Officer of HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:   HCC) announced that
 HCC will hold its Annual Meeting of Shareholders beginning at 8:30 a.m. on
 Thursday, May 24, 2001 at The Houstonian Hotel, 111 North Post Oak Lane,
 Houston, Texas.  All shareholders are invited to attend.
     HCC is an international insurance holding company whose shares are traded
 on the NYSE (symbol: HCC) with a market capitalization of over $1.5 billion.
 HCC is rated AA (Very Strong) by Standard & Poor's and A+ (Superior) by A. M.
 Best Company.
     For more information, visit our website at www.hcch.com.
 
 SOURCE  HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc.