Third Point Re Completes Long Term Investment Management Agreements with Third Point LLC

2016 / 06 / 28

HAMILTON, Bermuda, June 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Third Point Reinsurance Ltd. ("Third Point Re", or the "Company") (NYSE:TPRE) today announced that it entered into new long term investment management agreements with Third Point LLC ("Third Point").

At its inception in December 2011, Third Point Re retained Third Point as its exclusive investment manager under a five year investment management contract. This agreement, and a separate investment management agreement for Third Point Reinsurance (USA) Ltd., were renewed to have effect from December 22, 2016, in each case for a five year term.

John Berger commented, "Third Point has been an outstanding partner in all respects. They helped us form Third Point Re, have supported us in building out our financial reporting and treasury functions, and have performed strongly as our investment manager. Since our inception and through the first quarter of 2016, Third Point has generated an annualized return on our invested assets of 9.6%." 

Daniel Loeb, Third Point's CEO, said "We are pleased to extend our partnership with Third Point Re and look forward to continuing to create long term value for shareholders by delivering superior risk-adjusted investment returns."

Details of the aforementioned investment management agreements will be available in an 8-K filing made with the SEC. 

Forward-Looking Statements

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About the Company

The Company is a public company listed on the New York Stock Exchange which, through its wholly-owned subsidiaries Third Point Reinsurance Company Ltd. and Third Point Reinsurance (USA) Ltd., writes property and casualty reinsurance business. Third Point Reinsurance Company Ltd. and Third Point Reinsurance (USA) Ltd. each have an "A-" (Excellent) financial strength rating from A.M. Best Company, Inc.


Third Point Reinsurance Ltd.
Manoj Gupta
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