Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited
TSX : FFH
NYSE : FFH

Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited

October 16, 2008 16:55 ET

Fairfax Announces Acquisition of Units of Jazz Air Income Fund

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 16, 2008) - Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited (TSX:FFH)(NYSE:FFH) announced today that it has acquired, through its subsidiaries, 3,860,100 units of Jazz Air Income Fund, bringing its total holdings in the Fund to 13,680,000 units or approximately 11.13% of the total units outstanding. The units were purchased through the facilities of the Toronto Stock Exchange for investment purposes. Fairfax continually reviews its investment alternatives and may purchase additional units of Jazz Air Income Fund from time to time in accordance with applicable laws.

Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited is a financial services holding company which, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in property and casualty insurance and reinsurance and investment management.

Contact Information

  • Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited
    Greg Taylor
    Chief Financial Officer
    (416) 367-4941
    (416) 367-4946 (FAX)
    or
    Media Contact
    Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited
    Paul Rivett, Chief Legal Officer
    (416) 367-4941
    (416) 367-4946 (FAX)