Last $899.11 USD
Change Today +7.03 / 0.79%
Volume 37.6K
MKL On Other Exchanges
As of 8:04 PM 04/29/16 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).
text size: T | T
Back to Snapshot
Company Description

Contact Info

4521 Highwoods Parkway

Glen Allen, VA 23060

United States

Phone: 804-747-0136

Fax: 804-965-1600

kel International division conducts its reinsurance operations from its London- based platform, and from its platform in Latin America, which includes Markel Resseguradora do Brasil S.A. Product offerings within the Reinsurance segment fall within various major product groupings, such as property, casualty, auto, and other. Property treaty products are offered on an excess of loss and quota share basis for catastrophe, per risk and retrocessional exposures worldwide. The company’s catastrophe exposures are generally written on an excess of loss basis and target both personal and commercial lines of business providing coverage for losses from natural disasters, including hurricanes, wind storms and earthquakes. The company also reinsures individual property risks, such as buildings, structures, equipment and contents; and provides coverage for both personal lines and commercial property exposures. The company’s retrocessional products provide coverage for all types of underlying exposures and geographic zones. A portion of the property treaty business covers the United States exposures, with the remainder coming from international property exposures. The company’s casualty treaty reinsurance programs are written on a quota share and excess of loss basis; and include general liability, professional liability, workers' compensation, medical malpractice and environmental impairment liability. General liability reinsurance includes umbrella and excess casualty products that are written worldwide. The company’s professional liability reinsurance programs are offered worldwide and consist of directors and officers liability, including publicly traded, private, and non-profit companies in both commercial and financial institution arenas; lawyers errors and omissions for small, medium and large-sized law firms; accountants errors and omissions for small and medium-sized firms; technology errors and omissions and cyber liability focusing on network security and privacy exposures. The company’s workers' compensation business includes catastrophe-exposed workers' compensation business. Medical malpractice reinsurance products are offered in the United States and include quota share, excess of loss and stop loss coverage for physician and surgeon medical malpractice specialty writers, member-owned hospital writers focusing on small-to-medium size facilities, national hospital writers focused on primary or lower excess layers on medium size facilities and long-term care writers focused on privately held, religious based or state sponsored non-profit programs. Environmental treaty reinsurance provides coverage for pollution legal liability, contractors pollution and professional liability exposures on both a nationwide and regional basis within the United States. Auto reinsurance treaty products are offered on a quota share and excess of loss basis, and include commercial and non standard personal auto exposures predominantly in the United States. Commercial auto coverage is provided to national and regional carriers while non standard personal auto coverage is offered to regional and single state ceding companies. The company’s auto reinsurance treaty products previously included exposures in the United Kingdom, however, the company ceased writing any new auto business in the United Kingdom in 2014. Other treaty reinsurance products offered in the Reinsurance segment include aviation, which includes commercial airline hull and liability coverage, as well as general aviation for risks worldwide; structured and whole turnover credit, political risk, mortgage and contract and commercial surety reinsurance programs covering worldwide exposures; onshore and offshore marine and energy risks on a worldwide basis, including hull, cargo and liability; agriculture reinsurance for Multi-Peril Crop Insurance, hail and related exposures, covering risks located in the United States and Canada; and public entity reinsurance products, which offer customized programs for government risk solutions, including counties, municipalities, schools, public housing authorities and special districts (water, sewer, and parks) located in the Unit


Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup
Recently Viewed
MKL:US $899.11 USD +7.03

MKL Competitors

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Last Change
Alleghany Corp $521.28 USD +6.28
American Financial Group Inc/OH $69.11 USD +0.23
Arch Capital Group Ltd $70.49 USD -0.18
Cincinnati Financial Corp $66.01 USD -0.10
Everest Re Group Ltd $184.90 USD +0.56
View Industry Companies

Industry Analysis


Industry Average

Valuation MKL Industry Range
Price/Earnings 21.4x
Price/Sales 2.3x
Price/Book 1.6x
Price/Cash Flow 19.1x
TEV/Sales 1.1x

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Request Profile Update

Only a company representative may request an update for the company profile. Documentation will be required.

To contact MARKEL CORP, please visit Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at