September 18, 2008
Folksamerica Reinsurance Company Changes Its Name to White Mountains Reinsurance Company of America
NEW YORK, New York, September 19, 2008 - Folksamerica Reinsurance Company, a company organized under the laws of the State of New York, has announced that it has changed its name to White Mountains Reinsurance Company of America effective July 8, 2008 with the approval of the New York State Insurance Department. Applications for the name change are currently being filed in other states in which the company is licensed or authorized to conduct reinsurance business. Dwight Evans, President and CEO of White Mountains Reinsurance Company of America said, "This name change clearly identifies the US operations as part of the White Mountains Re global platform with $3 billion of regulatory capital."
White Mountains Reinsurance Company of America is a member company of White Mountains Re Group, Ltd.