ZUG, Switzerland, Oct. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG (NYSE: AWH) announced today that Allied World Europe will participate at the 4th Annual BrokersLink Global Conference, which will be held in Madrid, Spain on October 18 and 19, 2012. BrokersLink is one of the world's largest independent insurance broker networks, and Allied World Europe's Anthony Kashuba, Senior Vice President, General Casualty, and Holly Edwards, Senior Underwriter, Mergers & Acquisitions, will present as part of a panel entitled, "M&A Insurance Offering."
Ian Theato, Senior Vice President, Business Development commented, "Our London-based team is delighted to be involved with a prominent broker network such as BrokersLink and this is an exciting opportunity to educate the marketplace about merger and acquisitions-related exposures as well as Allied World's global capabilities."
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About Allied World Assurance Company
Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG, through its subsidiaries, is a global provider of innovative property, casualty and specialty insurance and reinsurance solutions, offering superior client service through a global network of offices and branches. All of Allied World's rated insurance and reinsurance subsidiaries are rated A by A.M. Best Company, A by Standard & Poor's, and A2 by Moody's, and our Lloyd's Syndicate 2232 is rated A+ by Standard & Poor's and Fitch. Please visit www.awac.com for further information on Allied World.
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