Markel Corporation (MKL)

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Description:
Markel Corporation markets and underwrites specialty insurance products in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Excess and Surplus Lines, Specialty Admitted, and London Insurance Market. The Excess and Surplus Lines segment writes risks outside of the standard market, including catastrophe-exposed property, professional liability, products liability, general liability, and commercial umbrella. This segment also provides environmental, transportation, inland marine, ocean marine, and railroad insurance products, as well as casualty facultative reinsurance, and public entity insurance and reinsurance products. The Specialty Admitted segment writes risks that remain with an admitted insurance company for marketing and regulatory reasons. This segment writes specialty program, personal and commercial property, accident and health, liability, and workers’ compensation insurance products. The London Insurance Market segment writes specialty property, casualty, professional liability, equine, marine, energy, and trade credit insurance and reinsurance products. Markel Corporation was founded in 1930 and is headquartered in Glen Allen, Virginia.
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Robert Farnam Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Buy   Feb 06, '19     1300.00  Feb 06, '20  N/A 
Robert Farnam Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Buy   Aug 01, '18       Aug 01, '19  N/A 
Adam Klauber William Blair & Company, L.L.C. Buy   Mar 19, '18       Mar 19, '19  N/A 
Robert Farnam Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Buy   Feb 07, '18       Feb 07, '19  N/A 
Robert Farnam Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Buy   Oct 26, '17       Oct 26, '18  N/A 
Robert Farnam Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Buy   Jul 26, '17     1050.00  Jul 26, '18  N/A 
Adam Klauber William Blair & Company, L.L.C. Buy   Apr 14, '16   909.86    Apr 14, '17  5.71% 
Mark Dwelle RBC Capital Markets Buy   May 08, '15   780.43  835.00  May 08, '16  20.06% 
Robert Farnam Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Sell   May 01, '11   416.25  350.00  May 01, '12  15.92%