Last $37.83 USD
Change Today +0.01 / 0.03%
Volume 59.0K
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allied world assurance co (AWH) Snapshot

Open
$37.99
Previous Close
$37.82
Day High
$38.06
Day Low
$37.76
52 Week High
07/14/14 - $39.74
52 Week Low
02/6/14 - $31.04
Market Cap
3.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
464.9K
EPS TTM
$7.41
Shares Outstanding
96.4M
EX-Date
12/19/14
P/E TM
5.1x
Dividend
$0.90
Dividend Yield
2.22%
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allied world assurance co (AWH) Details

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG, through its subsidiaries, provides property and casualty insurance and reinsurance solutions in Bermuda, Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Labuan, Switzerland, and Singapore. The company operates through three segments: U.S. Insurance, International Insurance, and Reinsurance. It offers casualty insurance products that provide coverage for specialty type risks, such as environmental, product, and healthcare liability risks; commercial general liability products; and professional liability products, including policies covering directors and officers, employment practices, and fiduciary liability insurance. The company also provides errors and omissions liability coverages for service providers, such as law firms, technology companies, insurance companies, insurance agents and brokers, and municipalities; and primary and excess liability, and other casualty coverages to the healthcare industry, including hospitals and hospital systems, managed care organizations, accountable care organizations, and other medical service providers. In addition, it offers coverages for mergers and acquisitions, privacy, and technology liability; general casualty products for a range of industries consisting of construction, real estate, public entities, retailers, manufacturing, transportation, and finance and insurance services; trade credit insurance; and physical property and business interruption coverage for commercial property risks. Further, the company offers reinsurance of property; general casualty; professional liability; specialty lines, including crop, marine and aviation, and other specialty lines of business, which include accident and health business with an emphasis on catastrophe personal accident programs and workers compensation catastrophe business; and property catastrophe coverages written by other insurance companies. The company was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Baar, Switzerland.

940 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/18/14
Founded in 2001

allied world assurance co (AWH) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President ...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $500.0K
President of Bermuda and International Insura...
Total Annual Compensation: $490.0K
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Total Annual Compensation: $489.4K
Advisor
Total Annual Compensation: $577.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

allied world assurance co (AWH) Key Developments

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG Approves Quarterly Dividend Payable on January 2, 2015

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG announced that it has approved a quarterly dividend equal to $0.225 per share payable on January 2, 2015 to shareholders of record on December 23, 2014. The company's transfer agent will make dividend payments in United States dollars. The amount of the payment in Swiss francs will be based on the USD/CHF exchange rate as published by The Wall Street Journal on December 9, 2014. This is the third of four dividends equal to $0.225 per share that were approved by the company's shareholders at the Allied World 2014 Annual Shareholder Meeting held on May 1, 2014. The remaining dividend is expected to be paid in April 2015.

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings Launches Privacy//101 Insurance Product for Canadian Market

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG has announced the launch of Allied World North America's Privacy and Network Security insurance product, Privacy//101, for the Canadian marketplace. Designed for small to mid-size companies, including law firms, healthcare and other organizations, Privacy//101 provides comprehensive protection in the event of a data breach involving lost or stolen private information, whether paper or electronic. The Privacy//101 product in Canada leverages the success of US product that has been in the market since 2011. Privacy//101 provides coverage for costs associated with a data breach including: the costs of notification to all individuals whose private information has been lost or stolen; associated credit monitoring costs; public relations expenses; and costs incurred by the insured to retain a qualified data forensics firm. Privacy//101 also provides coverage for third-party financial claims, including legal fees and expenses incurred by the insured, and fines and penalties assessed pursuant to Canadian federal and provincial law.

Allied World Introduces New Executive ForceField Product in Canada

Allied World has introduced new Executive ForceField product in Canada. The product has been developed to address coverage gaps for directors and officers of publicly traded companies in the country. The upgraded Directors & Officers Excess and Lead Difference-in-Conditions (DIC) insurance policy offers 'Side A' coverage for non-indemnified loss. It is available on both an excess and DIC basis.

 

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