XL Group sees $130m of charges after Tianjin explosion, natural disastersStaff writer ▼ | October 20, 2015
XL Group announced preliminary loss estimates related to the mid-August 2015 Tianjin, China port explosion are approximately $100 million.
Insurer Natural disasters will cost $30 million
Preliminary estimated losses related to natural peril catastrophes for the third quarter 2015 of approaximately $30 million, primarily attributable to the Reinsurance segment.
Natural peril catastrophes include the Chilean earthquake and development on prior quarter events the majority of which pertain to the 2015 US Winter Storms.
XL intends to release its third quarter 2015 results after the close of regular stock market trading hours on Monday, October 26, 2015. ■