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Mon, 15 Oct 2018
12:30:00 +0000
Alleghany Corporation To Host Investor Day On November 8, 2018
NEW YORK , Oct. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Alleghany Corporation (NYSE: Y) today announced that it will host an Investor Day in New York City on Thursday, November 8, 2018 beginning at 8:00 a.m. ET and concluding ...
Mon, 08 Oct 2018
14:55:02 +0000
Alleghany's (Y) Top-Line Growth Impresses, Cat Loss a Woe
Alleghany's (Y) top-line improvement, strategic initiatives and a robust capital position continue to encourage investors. However, exposure to cat loss persists to be a spoiler.
Thu, 04 Oct 2018
16:06:04 +0000
Marsh & McLennan's Unit Buys Eustis to Expand in Louisiana
Marsh & McLennan's (MMC) arm Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC acquires Eustis Insurance & Benefits to boost the company's portfolio and fortify its footprint in Louisiana.
Wed, 03 Oct 2018
21:03:41 +0000
NY firm buys majority stake in Raleigh hotel development company
The company's $2.5 billion portfolio includes over 100 properties with nearly 15,000 rooms in North America, operating with approximately 5,000 associates.
Tue, 02 Oct 2018
14:19:02 +0000
Torchmark's (TMK) Premium Growth Impresses, High Costs a Woe
Torchmark (TMK) continues to gain from premium growth, strong segmental performances and a robust capital position. However, rising administrative costs remain a dampener.
Mon, 01 Oct 2018
20:30:00 +0000
Alleghany Capital Corporation Announces Investment In Concord Hospitality Enterprises Company
NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Alleghany Capital Corporation ("Alleghany Capital"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Alleghany Corporation, today announced that it has acquired a majority interest in Concord Hospitality Enterprises Company ("Concord"), a leading hotel management and development company headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina.  Founded in 1985, Concord manages over 100 properties and nearly 15,000 rooms across North America, working with leading brands including Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt, Choice, and InterContinental, as well as a diversified group of experienced hotel owners and investors. "This transaction presents Concord with an exciting opportunity to continue to expand while remaining committed to the values that have guided us over the past three decades and have created our thriving culture," said Mark Laport.
Mon, 01 Oct 2018
12:30:00 +0000
Alleghany Corporation To Announce 2018 Third Quarter Results On November 1, 2018
NEW YORK , Oct. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Alleghany Corporation (NYSE:Y) today announced that it will release its financial results for the third quarter of 2018 after the market closes on Thursday, November ...
Mon, 24 Sep 2018
18:08:23 +0000
Is Now An Opportune Moment To Examine Alleghany Corporation (NYSE:Y)?
Alleghany Corporation (NYSE:Y), which is in the insurance business, and is based in United States, saw a decent share price growth in the teens level on the NYSE over theRead More...
Wed, 19 Sep 2018
14:10:02 +0000
Marsh & McLennan to Buy Jardine Lloyd for Portfolio Boost
Marsh & McLennan (MMC) okays Jardine Lloyd's acquisition to enrich capabilities and drive overall growth.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018
15:12:03 +0000
Progressive's August Earnings Rise on Stronger Revenues
Higher net premiums earned, increase in net investment income and the impact of lower tax rate offset rise in expenses, aiding Progressive's (PGR) earnings for August.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018
14:45:02 +0000
ProAssurance (PRA) & Units Get Ratings Affirmed by A.M. Best
Credit rating giant A.M. Best retains the ratings of ProAssurance (PRA) and subsidiaries.
Wed, 05 Sep 2018
15:05:03 +0000
ProAssurance (PRA) Collaborates to Combat Opioid Epidemic
ProAssurance (PRA) to coordinate with Sure Med Compliance for fighting the opioid epidemic in the United States.
Thu, 30 Aug 2018
14:50:02 +0000
Alleghany Subsidiary Buys Renewal Rights From Maiden Re
Alleghany's (Y) unit TransRe purchases exclusive renewal rights of Maiden Holdings' U.S. treaty reinsurance underwriting. This in turn, will add capabilities to its portfolio.
Wed, 29 Aug 2018
23:08:00 +0000
TransRe Secures Exclusive Renewal Rights, Adds U.S. Treaty Team From Maiden Re
NEW YORK, Aug. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- TransRe has acquired the exclusive renewal quotation rights to all of Maiden Re's U.S. treaty customers from their diversified business (which does not include reinsurance assumed from AmTrust) and has hired the U.S. treaty team from Maiden Re.. TransRe will immediately offer renewal quotations on this treaty book of business, which is focused on regional property and casualty, accident and health and personal auto insurers. To ensure a successful transition for customers and brokers, Tom Highet, previously President of Maiden Reinsurance North America, and a team of underwriters, actuaries and claims personnel will join TransRe and operate from new offices in Mt Laurel, New Jersey. Mr. Highet, who was with Maiden Re (previously GMAC Re) for thirty years, has been appointed Executive Vice President and will report to Ken Brandt, President of TransRe North America.
Fri, 24 Aug 2018
14:41:02 +0000
Here's Why You Should Add Alleghany (Y) to Your Portfolio
Rising revenues, solid inorganic growth profile and a robust capital position are key to make Alleghany (Y) a huge success and attractive to its investors.
Thu, 23 Aug 2018
14:31:02 +0000
Alleghany vs. W.R. Berkley: Which is a Wealthier Stock?
On a comparative appraisal, we try and find out which stock, Alleghany (Y) or W.R. Berkley (WRB), is a more profitable bet on the basis of fundamentals.
Wed, 22 Aug 2018
15:11:03 +0000
American Financial to Share More Profit, Ups Dividend by 14%
American Financial's (AFG) move to hike dividend by 14% is in tandem with its capital management strategy of returning excess capital to shareholders through dividends.
Wed, 22 Aug 2018
14:58:02 +0000
NMI Holdings Soars 87% in a Year: What's Behind the Rally?
Higher premiums, growing in-force portfolio and a solid liquidity position add an impetus to NMIH Holding's (NMIH) share price performance in the past 12 months.
Fri, 17 Aug 2018
14:41:02 +0000
First American Financial to Share More Profit, Ups Dividend
First American Financial's (FAF) 10.5% hike in quarterly dividend reflects its continued operational excellence and the long-term positive objectives of the company's business.
Fri, 17 Aug 2018
14:21:02 +0000
Radian Group (RDN) Announces Share Buyback Plan Worth $100M
Radian Group (RDN) instills investors' confidence in the stock with an approval of new share buyback program while also clearing a regular quarterly dividend.

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