Markel Corp (MKL.N)
17 May 2013
|Market Cap (Mil.):||$5,190.62|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||9.63|
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) Jan 16 - Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'A' Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) rating of Essentia Insurance Company (Essentia) following its acquisition by Markel Corporation (MKL) on Jan. 2, 2013. MKL purchased Essentia, from OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd., as part of an exclusive underwriting relationship with Hagerty Insurance Agency and Hagerty Classic Marine Insurance Agency (collectively Hagerty). Hagerty offers insurance f
Overview -- Markel Corp. intends to acquire Alterra Capital Holdings Ltd. -- We are affirming our 'BBB' counterparty credit rating on Markel. -- Although the acquisition may pose integration risk to Markel, we believe senior management can handle the process successfully. Rating Action On Dec. 19, 2012, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services affirmed its 'BBB' long-term counterparty credit rating on Markel Corp. The outlook is stable. Rationale The rating on Markel Corp. incorpo
Dec 19 - Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'A' Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) ratings of Alterra Capital Holdings Limited's (Alterra) insurance subsidiaries. The Rating Outlook is Stable. Additionally, Fitch has placed on Rating Watch Negative Alterra's 'A-' Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) and 'BBB+' senior debt ratings. A full list of ratings follows at the end of this release. Fitch's rating action follows today's announcement that Markel Corporation (Markel) intends to acquire Alterra, with the
- Specialty insurer Markel Corp said it will buy Alterra Capital Holdings Ltd for about $3 billion in cash and stock to diversify into reinsurance.
Dec 19 - Specialty insurer Markel Corp said it will buy Alterra Capital Holdings Ltd for about $3 billion in cash and stock to diversify into reinsurance.
Dec 19 - Specialty insurer Markel Corp said it will buy rival Alterra Capital Holdings Ltd for about $3 billion in cash and stock.
Nov 28 - Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'A' Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) ratings of Markel Corporation's (NYSE: MKL) seven principal property and casualty insurance subsidiaries. Fitch has also affirmed the following ratings for MKL: --Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'BBB+'; --Senior unsecured notes at 'BBB'. The Rating Outlook is Stable. A full ratings list is provided at the end of this release. MKL's rating strengths include pricing and underwriting discipline through market cycles, and
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