Alleghany Corporation To Host Investor Day On November 22, 2013

       Alleghany Corporation To Host Investor Day On November 22, 2013

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Nov. 13, 2013

NEW YORK, Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Alleghany Corporation (NYSE-Y)
announced today that it will host an Investor Day in New York City on Friday,
November 22, from 10:30 a.m. through 3:00 p.m. EST. President and chief
executive officer Weston M. Hicks, and Senior Vice President and chief
financial officer Jack Sennott will be joined by senior management of
Alleghany and its operating companies. Presentations will cover corporate and
operating company strategies, growth initiatives and financials.

Presentation slides and a simultaneous audio webcast of the Investor Day may
be accessed through the Alleghany Web site at www.alleghany.com. An audio
replay will also be available for one year after the event.

About Alleghany Corporation

Alleghany Corporation (NYSE-Y) creates value through owning and managing
operating subsidiaries and investments, anchored by a core position in
property and casualty reinsurance and insurance. Alleghany's property and
casualty subsidiaries include: Transatlantic Holdings, Inc., a leading global
reinsurer; RSUI Group, Inc., a national underwriter of property and liability
specialty insurance coverages; Capitol Transamerica Corporation, an
underwriter of small commercial property, casualty and surety insurance
coverages; and Pacific Compensation Corporation, an underwriter of workers'
compensation insurance primarily in California.

SOURCE Alleghany Corporation

Website: http://www.alleghany.com
Contact: Jeff Majtyka/Mike Smargiassi, Brainerd Communicators, Inc.,
212-986-6667