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Markel Closes Alterra Deal and Opens Large-Commercial, Reinsurance Units

Markel Corp. says it has completed its $3 billion buy of Alterra Capital Holdings and has added two new business units.

CEO Alan I. Kirshner says joining Markel’s existing specialty, wholesale and international units will be Markel Global Reinsurance and Markel Global Insurance, for large commercial accounts.

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