$Y (Alleghany Corporation)

$Y {{ '2016-07-07T05:15:40+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Investment holding company $Y said its subsidiary, Alleghany Capital's, subsidiary, Jazwares LLC, has acquired Boston, Massachusetts-based First Act Inc. First Act supplies musical products, instruments, and accessories under the First Act and First Act Discovery brands. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

$AIG {{ '2018-01-22T14:18:44+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Insurance giant $AIG has signed an agreement to acquire $VR, an insurance and asset management firm, for $5.6Bil in cash. The purchase of Validus' assets is expected to be immediately accretive to AIG’s earnings, with the diversification benefits of the deal providing additional capital efficiencies. The transaction is expected to close mid-2018.

$RNR {{ '2018-01-19T14:34:07+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

RenaissanceRe Ventures Ltd., a subsidiary of $RNR, agreed to buy a minority shareholding in Catalina. The agreement is expected to close concurrently with the majority acquisition of Catalina by affiliates of Apollo Global Management. Aditya Dutt, President of Renaissance Underwriting Managers Ltd., will join the Catalina BoD.

$MET {{ '2018-01-17T20:35:31+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MET intends to merge its subsidiary, General American Life Insurance Company, with and into another subsidiary, Metropolitan Tower Life Insurance Company. Metropolitan Tower will continue as the surviving entity after the merger, and the merged entity will be domiciled in Nebraska. The transactions are expected to be completed in 1H18.

$AON {{ '2018-01-16T11:56:27+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AON's BoD declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.36 per share on outstanding class A ordinary shares. The dividend is payable Feb. 15, 2018 to shareholders of record on Feb. 1, 2018.

$RGA {{ '2018-01-11T15:21:05+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$RGA and $RNR launched Langhorne Re, a global reinsurer targeting large in-force life and annuity blocks. Langhorne Re will combine a long-term capital base with underwriting and third-party capital management support from $RGA and $RNR to purchase large in-force life and annuity blocks, allowing clients to optimize their capital management.

$CB {{ '2018-01-10T17:13:16+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$CB appointed Veronique Brionne to the newly-created role of SVP, Accident & Health (A&H), Continental Europe effective immediately. Additionally, Andrew Nisbet was appointed SVP, A&H UK&I. Nisbet will have overall responsibility for A&H in the UK&I and also for growing the business in Eurasia and Africa.

$MET {{ '2018-01-05T21:35:59+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MET has declared a 1Q18 common stock dividend of $0.40 per share. The dividend will be payable on March 13, 2018, to shareholders of record as of Feb 5, 2018.

$ALL {{ '2018-01-04T18:01:43+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$ALL has promoted Steve Shebik to Vice Chairman, Glenn Shapiro to President of Allstate Personal Lines and Mario Rizzo to CFO. President Matt Winter has decided to retire in late February after eight years at $ALL. Shebik and Shapiro will report to CEO Tom Wilson while Rizzo will report to Shebik.

$AON {{ '2018-01-02T13:29:08+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AON closed purchase of The Townsend Group, majority owned by Colony NorthStar, Inc. Townsend is a provider of global investment management and advisory services primarily focused on real estate and real assets.

$ORI {{ '2017-12-28T20:58:50+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$ORI has appointed Jeffrey Lange as Senior Vice President/Underwriting & Distribution of the Old Republic General Insurance Group, Inc. The appointment takes effect on January 2, 2018.

$CB {{ '2017-12-22T19:43:58+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$CB said it has authorized up to $1Bil of share repurchases through Dec. 31, 2018. The company's current share repurchase authorization expires Dec. 31, 2017.

$RNR {{ '2017-12-22T14:40:34+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$RNR conducted a preliminary assessment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. Due to the reduction in the corporate tax rate from 35% to 21% effective Jan. 1, 2018, $RNR anticipates it will write down a portion of its deferred tax asset and expects this write-down to reduce net income by approx. $40MM in the period in which the Tax Bill is enacted.

$ORI {{ '2017-12-21T20:50:34+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Insurance firm $ORI has declared a special cash dividend of $1.00 per share on its common stock. The dividend is payable on January 31, 2018, to shareholders of record on January 10, 2018.

$ALL {{ '2017-12-21T16:52:14+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$ALL elected Margaret Keane, president and CEO of $SYF, to its BoD, effective Jan. 1. As of that date, the Allstate board will stand at 12 directors.

$CB {{ '2017-12-18T18:01:39+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$CB appointed Matt Booker as SVP, Major Accounts Property in the United States. Booker succeeds Brian Church, who was recently appointed Head of International Property for Chubb's Overseas General business.

$HBHC {{ '2017-12-18T17:30:43+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$HBHC's subsidiary Whitney Bank agreed to buy trust and asset management business of Capital One, a banking subsidiary of $COF. The transaction is expected to be immediately accretive to GAAP EPS and meets or exceeds $HBHC's minimum thresholds for Internal Rate of Return and Return on Invested Capital. This will close during 2Q18.

$HBHC {{ '2017-12-18T17:29:03+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$HBHC's banking subsidiary Whitney Bank agreed to buy the bank-managed high net worth individual and institutional investment management and trust business from Capital One, National Association, a banking subsidiary of $COF, for undisclosed terms.

$CI {{ '2017-12-15T12:13:02+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$CI acquired Brighter Inc., a platform that connects patients, providers, and payers. $CI expects Brighter’s digital health plan platform will help to accelerate and expand the consumer initiatives. The financial details of the deal remained undisclosed.

$CB {{ '2017-12-14T20:47:44+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$CB appointed Brian Church as EVP and Head of International Property for its Overseas General business, effective Jan. 1, 2018. In this role, Brian will have responsibility for all of $CB's retail commercial property insurance business throughout Asia, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

$OFG {{ '2017-12-13T18:58:03+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$OFG's Oriental Bank subsidiary has launched SecurLOCK, a free mobile phone app, for iOS and Android, that customers can use to control and protect credit and debit cards. Customers can deactivate and activate their Oriental cards at will. In the event of misplacement or suspicious transactions, deactivation avoids exposure to fraud.

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