August 6, 2014

Insurance holding company W. R. Berkley Corporation closes on offering of 4.75% Senior Notes due 2044.

On August 6, Willkie client W. R. Berkley Corporation closed on its offering of $350 million of 4.75% Senior Notes due 2044.  The company announced its pricing of the offering on July 30.  An insurance holding company, W. R. Berkley is among the largest commercial lines writers in the United States. It operates in three segments of the property casualty insurance business: Insurance-Domestic, Insurance-International and Reinsurance-Global.

The deal was handled by partner Jeffrey Hochman and associates Neil Keenan, Evan Goodman and Ben Nixon.