Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited
TSX : FFH
NYSE : FFH

Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited

June 25, 2009 15:10 ET

SEC Completes Fairfax Investigation

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 25, 2009) - Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited (TSX:FFH)(NYSE:FFH) announces that it has been informed by the New York Regional Office of the Securities and Exchange Commission that its investigation as to Fairfax has been completed and that it does not intend to recommend any enforcement action by the Commission.

Prem Watsa, Fairfax's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, commented, "We were gratified to learn that the SEC staff does not intend to recommend any enforcement action against Fairfax. Throughout this investigation, we provided full cooperation to the SEC, and we are pleased that the investigation has been concluded in this manner."

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
    or
    Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited
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    Paul Rivett
    Chief Legal Officer
    (416) 367-4941