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W. R. Berkley Corp (WRB.N)

WRB.N on New York Stock Exchange

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21 Sep 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

W. R. Berkley Corporation Forms Berkley Healthcare
Monday, 20 Aug 2018 

Aug 20 (Reuters) - W. R. Berkley Corp ::W. R. BERKLEY CORPORATION FORMS BERKLEY HEALTHCARE.W. R. BERKLEY CORP - GREGG A. PILTCH HAS BEEN APPOINTED PRESIDENT OF BERKLEY HEALTHCARE.W. R. BERKLEY CORP - APPOINTMENT OF PILTCH EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY.  Full Article

W. R. Berkley Corp Declares Special Dividend, Regular Quarterly Dividend
Wednesday, 8 Aug 2018 

Aug 8 (Reuters) - W. R. Berkley Corp ::ORATION DECLARES SPECIAL DIVIDEND AND REGULAR QUARTERLY DIVIDEND.DECLARED A SPECIAL CASH DIVIDEND ON ITS COMMON STOCK OF 50 CENTS PER SHARE TO BE PAID ON OCTOBER 3, 2018.  Full Article

W. R. Berkley Corporation Q1 Earnings Per Share $1.30
Tuesday, 24 Apr 2018 

April 24 (Reuters) - W. R. Berkley Corp ::W. R. BERKLEY CORPORATION REPORTS FIRST QUARTER RESULTS.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.30.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.89 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.QTRLY COMBINED RATIO WAS 94.6%.QTRLY TOTAL CATASTROPHE LOSSES WERE $7 MILLION.NET PREMIUMS WRITTEN IN INSURANCE SEGMENT GREW BY 3.3% IN QUARTER.  Full Article

W. R. BERKLEY CORPORATION DECLARES SPECIAL DIVIDEND
Monday, 13 Nov 2017 

Nov 13 (Reuters) - W. R. Berkley Corp ::W. R. BERKLEY CORPORATION DECLARES SPECIAL DIVIDEND AND REGULAR QUARTERLY DIVIDEND.‍BOARD OF DIRECTORS HAS DECLARED A SPECIAL CASH DIVIDEND ON ITS COMMON STOCK OF 50 CENTS PER SHARE​.  Full Article

W. R. Berkley Corp reports Q3 earnings per share $1.26
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 

Oct 25 (Reuters) - W. R. Berkley Corp :W. R. Berkley Corp reports third quarter results.Q3 earnings per share $1.26.Q3 earnings per share view $0.29 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.W. R. Berkley Corp - qtrly ‍net premiums written $1.57 billion versus $1.61 billion.  Full Article

W. R. Berkley - Estimated catastrophe losses expected to be less than $110 mln
Wednesday, 4 Oct 2017 

Oct 4 (Reuters) - W. R. Berkley Corp :W. R. Berkley Corporation announces preliminary estimate of catastrophe losses.W. R. Berkley-‍preliminary estimated catastrophe losses attributable to storms Harvey, Irma, Maria, earthquakes in Mexico expected to be less than $110 million, before tax​.  Full Article

W. R. Berkley declares dividend, increases share repurchase authorization
Wednesday, 9 Aug 2017 

Aug 9 (Reuters) - W. R. Berkley Corp -:W. R. Berkley Corporation declares dividend and increases share repurchase authorization.W. R. Berkley Corp - ‍has increased company's share repurchase authorization back to its previous level of 10 million shares of common stock​.  Full Article

W. R. Berkley forms Berkley International Fianzas México and Berkley International Seguros México
Monday, 12 Jun 2017 

June 12 (Reuters) - W. R. Berkley Corp ::W. R. Berkley corporation forms Berkley International Fianzas México S.A. and Berkley International Seguros México S.A..Guillermo Espinosa Barragan has been named general director of Berkley International Fianzas México.Javier Garcia Ortiz De Zarate has been named general director of Berkley International Seguros México.Berkley International Fianzas México to focus on surety business; Berkley International Seguros México to offer specialty commercial insurance products.  Full Article

W. R. Berkley Corporation declares special dividend of 50 cents
Friday, 4 Nov 2016 

W. R. Berkley Corp : W. R. Berkley Corporation declares special dividend and regular quarterly dividend .Declared a special cash dividend on its common stock of 50 cents per share.  Full Article

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