This excerpt taken from the ACE 8-K filed Dec 1, 2009.
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure
ACE Limited (together with its subsidiaries, ACE or the Company) files this Form 8-K to disclose that the ACE Group of insurance and reinsurance companies has negligible and immaterial exposure to Dubai, Dubai World or Nakheel, Dubai Worlds real-estate unit.
Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements:
Forward-looking statements made in this report, such as those related to the Companys exposures, reflect the Companys current views and are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements involve risks and uncertainties, which may cause actual results to differ materially from those set forth in these statements. For example, the Companys forward-looking statements could be affected by actual market developments and governmental responses to market and credit conditions, as well as competition, pricing and policy term trends, changes in business mix, the levels of new and renewal business achieved, the frequency of unpredictable catastrophic events, actual loss experience, uncertainties in the reserving or settlement process, new theories of liability, judicial, legislative, regulatory and other governmental developments, litigation tactics and developments and settlement terms, and economic, political, regulatory, insurance and reinsurance business conditions, as well as managements response to these factors, and other factors identified in the Companys filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the dates on which they are made. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
DATE: November 30, 2009