Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited
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Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited

October 12, 2012 07:08 ET

Fairfax Announces Completion of Acquisition of Brit Insurance Limited

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 12, 2012) -

(Note: All dollar amounts in this press release are expressed in Canadian dollars.)

Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited (TSX:FFH)(TSX:FFH.U) announces that, following receipt of all regulatory approvals, its RiverStone runoff subsidiary has completed the previously announced acquisition of all the outstanding shares of Brit Insurance Limited of London, England from Brit Group.

Fairfax 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
    John Varnell
    Vice President, Corporate Development
    (416) 367-4941

    Media Contact
    Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited
    Paul Rivett
    Vice President, Operations
    (416) 367-4941