GREENWICH, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
W. R. Berkley Corporation (WRB) announced today that its Board of Directors has voted to increase the cash dividend to an annual rate of 44 cents per share, representing a 10% increase from the present rate. The first quarterly dividend at the new rate of 11 cents per share will be paid on July 1, 2014 to stockholders of record at the close of business on June 10, 2014.
Founded in 1967, W. R. Berkley Corporation is an insurance holding company that is among the largest commercial lines writers in the United States and operates in three segments of the property casualty insurance business: Insurance-Domestic, Insurance-International and Reinsurance-Global.
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Karen A. Horvath, 203-629-3000
Vice President – External Financial Communications