RICHMOND, Va., Jan 20, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Markel Corporation
(NYSE: MKL) announced today it will hold a conference call on Thursday,
January 27, 2005 beginning at 10:30 am (Eastern Standard Time) to discuss
quarterly and year-end financial results.
Any person interested in listening to the call or a replay of the call,
which will be available approximately two hours after the conclusion of the
call until February 4, 2005, should contact Markel's Investor Relations
Department at 804-747-0136. Investors, analysts and the general public may
also listen to the call free over the Internet through Markel Corporation's
corporate web site, http://www.markelcorp.com. A replay of the call will also
be available on this web site until February 4, 2005.
The webcast, the conference call and the content and permitted replays or
rebroadcasts thereof are the exclusive copyrighted property of Markel
Corporation and may not be copied, taped, rebroadcast, or published in whole
or in part without the express written consent of Markel Corporation.
Markel Corporation markets and underwrites specialty insurance products
and programs to a variety of niche markets. In each of these markets, the
Company seeks to provide quality products and excellent customer service so
that it can be a market leader. The financial goals of the Company are to
earn consistent underwriting profits and superior investment returns to build
SOURCE: Markel Corporation
CONTACT: Bruce A. Kay of Markel Corporation, +1-804-747-0136