W.R. Berkley Corporation
Stock Symbol: BER
475 Steamboat Road
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W.R. Berkley Corporation Description:
W.R. Berkley Corporation has always believed that fulfilling our responsibility to our policyholders is our first and foremost obligation. Financial stability and integrity are among the key reasons why customers choose to do business with us and why investors can be confident in investing in the company. Our long term success is based on how we manage the insurance business as well as our strength of capital and increasing returns to our shareholders. It has always been our vision that in order to accomplish these goals we must adhere to the highest moral and ethical standards in all aspects of our business.
W.R. Berkley Corporation Financial Summary:
W.R. Berkley Corporation Business Summary:
W. R. Berkley Corporation operates as an insurance holding company that offers property casualty insurance business in the United States and internationally. The company operates through five segments: Specialty Insurance, Regional, Reinsurance, Alternative Markets, and International. The Specialty Insurance segment underwrites third-party liability risks, principally within excess and surplus lines, which include premises operations, professional liability, commercial automobile, products liability, and property lines. The Regional segment provides commercial insurance products to small-to-mid-sized businesses, and state and local governmental entities. The Reinsurance segment offers underwriting property casualty reinsurance services on a treaty and a facultative basis. Its Alternative Markets segment engages in developing, insuring, reinsuring, and administering self-insurance programs and other alternative risk transfer mechanisms to employers, employer groups, insurers, and alternative market funds. In addition, it provides various fee-based services, including consulting and administrative services. The International segment offers commercial and personal property casualty insurance in Argentina and savings and life products in the Philippines. W. R. Berkley was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut.