11-17-2016 Alleghany Corporation Announces Preliminary Hurricane Matthew Loss Estimate
Alleghany Corporation (NYSE: Y) today announced that its consolidated pre-tax loss related to Hurricane Matthew, net of reinsurance and reinstatement premiums, is estimated to be less than $75 million .  Alleghany's preliminary loss estimate is comprised of losses from its Transatlantic Holdings, Inc. and RSUI Group, Inc. subsidiaries, with each contributing approximately equally to the loss. Alleghany's preliminary loss estimate is based upon an analysis of reported claims, an underwriting review of in-force contracts, estimates of losses resulting from wind and other perils, including storm surge and flooding to the extent covered by applicable policies, industry loss estimates and other factors requiring considerable judgment. The ultimate amount of Alleghany's actual losses associated with Hurricane Matthew may be different from this preliminary estimate due to the preliminary nature of the information available to prepare the estimate. Losses related to Hurricane Matthew will be...
11-01-2016 Alleghany Corporation Reports 2016 Third Quarter Results -- Notice
Alleghany Corporation (NYSE-Y) today announced its financial results for the quarter ended September 30 , 2016.  A complete, full-text news release for Alleghany's 2016 third quarter results is available on Alleghany's website at www.alleghany.com and is also contained in a Current Report on Form 8-K that has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the " SEC ") and is available on the SEC's website at www.sec.gov .  In conjunction with the release, Alleghany has also posted its financial supplement to the company's website at www.alleghany.com . About Alleghany Corporation Alleghany Corporation (NYSE-Y) creates value through owning and managing operating subsidiaries and investments, anchored by a core position in property and casualty reinsurance and insurance. Alleghany's property and casualty subsidiaries include: Transatlantic Holdings, Inc. , a leading global reinsurer; RSUI Group, Inc. , a national underwriter of property and liability specialty insurance...
10-04-2016 Alleghany Corporation To Announce 2016 Third Quarter Results On November 1, 2016
Alleghany Corporation (NYSE: Y) today announced that it will release its financial results for the third quarter of 2016 after the market closes on Tuesday, November 1 , 2016.  In conjunction with the release, Alleghany will post its financial supplement to the company's website at www.alleghany.com . About Alleghany Corporation Alleghany Corporation (NYSE-Y) creates value through owning and managing operating subsidiaries and investments, anchored by a core position in property and casualty reinsurance and insurance. Alleghany's property and casualty subsidiaries include: Transatlantic Holdings, Inc., a leading global reinsurer; RSUI Group, Inc., a national underwriter of property and liability specialty insurance coverages; CapSpecialty, Inc., an underwriter of commercial property, casualty and surety insurance coverages; and Pacific Compensation Corporation, an underwriter of workers' compensation insurance primarily in California. Alleghany's subsidiary Alleghany Capital...
10-02-2016 TransRe Appoints Senior Executive Zheqiang Xie to Head North Asia Operations
TransRe (the "Company") today announced the appointment of Zheqiang Xie to Head North Asia.  Mr. Xie is a senior executive who significantly enhances the Company's existing leadership team, and will support the continued execution of its Asian business unit's development strategy. In this newly created position, Mr. Xie will oversee the operations of TransRe's Hong Kong Branch Office and Shanghai Representative Office. He joins TransRe's Asia Pacific senior management team, and will be responsible for driving the Company's strategic planning and business development in this fast growing region. Mr. Xie is a proven executive with more than 25 years of industry experience, having held senior management positions with PICC, China Re, Lloyd's and most recently as CEO of XL Insurance (China) Company Limited in Shanghai. Commenting on the appointment, Paul Bonny , TransRe's President of International Operations, said " China is a strategically significant growth market for us, and...
08-02-2016 Alleghany Corporation Reports 2016 Second Quarter Results -- Notice
Alleghany Corporation (NYSE: Y) today announced its financial results for the quarter ended June 30 , 2016.  A complete, full-text news release for Alleghany's 2016 second quarter results is available on Alleghany's website at www.alleghany.com and is also contained in a Current Report on Form 8-K that has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the " SEC ") and is available on the SEC's website at www.sec.gov .  In conjunction with the release, Alleghany has also posted its financial supplement to the company's website at www.alleghany.com . About Alleghany Corporation Alleghany Corporation (NYSE-Y) creates value through owning and managing operating subsidiaries and investments, anchored by a core position in property and casualty reinsurance and insurance. Alleghany's property and casualty subsidiaries include: Transatlantic Holdings, Inc. , a leading global reinsurer; RSUI Group, Inc. , a national underwriter of property and liability specialty insurance...
07-06-2016 Alleghany Corporation To Announce 2016 Second Quarter Results On August 2, 2016
Alleghany Corporation (NYSE: Y) today announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter of 2016 after the market closes on Tuesday, August 2 , 2016.  In conjunction with the release, Alleghany will post its financial supplement to the company's website at www.alleghany.com . About Alleghany Corporation Alleghany Corporation (NYSE-Y) creates value through owning and managing operating subsidiaries and investments, anchored by a core position in property and casualty reinsurance and insurance. Alleghany's property and casualty subsidiaries include: Transatlantic Holdings, Inc. , a leading global reinsurer; RSUI Group, Inc. , a national underwriter of property and liability specialty insurance coverages; CapSpecialty, Inc. , an underwriter of commercial property, casualty and surety insurance coverages; and Pacific Compensation Corporation , an underwriter of workers' compensation insurance primarily in California . Alleghany's subsidiary Alleghany Capital...
07-05-2016 Gen Re and TransRe Form Exclusive Broker Market Underwriting Relationship
TransRe to Manage Gen Re's Broker Market Treaty Business in U.S. and Canada Under 5-year Agreement General Reinsurance Corporation ("Gen Re"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK), and Transatlantic Reinsurance Company ("TransRe"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Alleghany Corporation (NYSE: Y), jointly announced today that they have entered into an initial five-year agreement for TransRe to act as exclusive underwriting manager on behalf of Gen Re for U.S. and Canadian property and casualty treaty reinsurance business produced by brokers and intermediaries. This new arrangement provides brokers and intermediaries access to Gen Re's traditionally direct-only capacity through a new underwriting platform fully managed by TransRe.  By leveraging TransRe's underwriting acumen, claims expertise and broker relationships across the combined financial strength of the two companies, the new facility will deliver enhanced solutions to the reinsurance market including...
05-18-2016 Alleghany Corporation To Present At Deutsche Bank 2016 Global Financial Services Conference
Alleghany Corporation (NYSE-Y) today announced that Jack Sennott , its Senior Vice President and chief financial officer, will present at the Deutsche Bank 6 th Annual Global Financial Services Investor Conference on Tuesday, May 31 st at approximately 10:55 a.m. Eastern Time .  A live audio webcast will be available at www.alleghany.com in the Events and Presentations section of the website.  A replay of the webcast will be available for 90 days after the event. About Alleghany Corporation Alleghany Corporation (NYSE-Y) creates value through owning and managing operating subsidiaries and investments, anchored by a core position in property and casualty reinsurance and insurance. Alleghany's property and casualty subsidiaries include: Transatlantic Holdings, Inc., a leading global reinsurer; RSUI Group, Inc., a national underwriter of property and liability specialty insurance coverages; CapSpecialty, Inc., an underwriter of commercial property, casualty and surety insurance...
05-05-2016 Alleghany Corporation Reports 2016 First Quarter Results -- Notice
Alleghany Corporation (NYSE-Y) today announced its financial results for the quarter ended March 31 , 2016.  A complete, full-text news release for Alleghany's 2016 first quarter results is available on Alleghany's website at www.alleghany.com and is also contained in a Current Report on Form 8-K that has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the " SEC ") and is available on the SEC's website at www.sec.gov .  In conjunction with the release, Alleghany has also posted its financial supplement to the company's website at www.alleghany.com . About Alleghany Corporation Alleghany Corporation (NYSE-Y) creates value through owning and managing operating subsidiaries and investments, anchored by a core position in property and casualty reinsurance and insurance. Alleghany's property and casualty subsidiaries include: Transatlantic Holdings, Inc. , a leading global reinsurer; RSUI Group, Inc. , a national underwriter of property and liability specialty insurance...
04-11-2016 Alleghany Corporation To Announce 2016 First Quarter Results On May 5, 2016
Alleghany Corporation (NYSE: Y) today announced that it will release its financial results for the first quarter of 2016 after the market closes on Thursday, May 5 , 2016.  In conjunction with the release, Alleghany will post its financial supplement to the company's website at www.alleghany.com . About Alleghany Corporation Alleghany Corporation (NYSE-Y) creates value through owning and managing operating subsidiaries and investments, anchored by a core position in property and casualty reinsurance and insurance. Alleghany's property and casualty subsidiaries include: Transatlantic Holdings, Inc., a leading global reinsurer; RSUI Group, Inc., a national underwriter of property and liability specialty insurance coverages; CapSpecialty, Inc., an underwriter of commercial property, casualty and surety insurance coverages; and Pacific Compensation Corporation, an underwriter of workers' compensation insurance primarily in California. To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:...
02-23-2016 Alleghany Corporation Reports 2015 Fourth Quarter And Full Year Results -- Notice
Alleghany Corporation (NYSE: Y) today announced its financial results for the quarter and full year ended December 31 , 2015.  A complete, full-text news release for Alleghany's 2015 fourth quarter and full year results is available on Alleghany's website at www.alleghany.com and is also contained in a Current Report on Form 8-K that has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the " SEC ") and is available on the SEC's website at www.sec.gov .  In conjunction with the release, Alleghany has also posted its financial supplement to the company's website at www.alleghany.com . About Alleghany Corporation Alleghany Corporation (NYSE: Y) creates value through owning and managing operating subsidiaries and investments, anchored by a core position in property and casualty reinsurance and insurance. Alleghany's property and casualty subsidiaries include: Transatlantic Holdings, Inc. , a leading global reinsurer; RSUI Group, Inc. , a national underwriter of property and...
02-01-2016 Alleghany Corporation To Present At Bank Of America Merrill Lynch 2016 Insurance Conference
Alleghany Corporation (NYSE: Y) today announced that Weston M. Hicks , its President and chief executive officer, will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2016 Insurance Conference on Thursday, February 11th at approximately 1:45 p.m. Eastern Time .  A live audio webcast and accompanying presentation materials will be available at www.alleghany.com in the Events and Presentations section of the website.  A replay of the webcast will be available for 90 days after the event. About Alleghany Corporation Alleghany Corporation (NYSE-Y) creates value through owning and managing operating subsidiaries and investments, anchored by a core position in property and casualty reinsurance and insurance. Alleghany's property and casualty subsidiaries include: Transatlantic Holdings, Inc. , a leading global reinsurer; RSUI Group, Inc. , a national underwriter of property and liability specialty insurance coverages; CapSpecialty, Inc. , an underwriter of commercial property, casualty and...
01-25-2016 Alleghany Corporation To Announce 2015 Fourth Quarter And Full Year Results On February 23, 2016
Alleghany Corporation (NYSE-Y) today announced that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2015 after the market closes on Tuesday, February 23 , 2016.  In conjunction with the release, Alleghany will post its financial supplement to the company's website at www.alleghany.com . About Alleghany Corporation Alleghany Corporation (NYSE-Y) creates value through owning and managing operating subsidiaries and investments, anchored by a core position in property and casualty reinsurance and insurance. Alleghany's property and casualty subsidiaries include: Transatlantic Holdings, Inc. , a leading global reinsurer; RSUI Group, Inc. , a national underwriter of property and liability specialty insurance coverages; CapSpecialty, Inc. , an underwriter of commercial property, casualty and surety insurance coverages; and Pacific Compensation Corporation , an underwriter of workers' compensation insurance primarily in California . To view the original version...