White Mountains Insurance Group 8-K 2007
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May 16, 2007
WHITE MOUNTAINS INSURANCE GROUP, LTD.
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
ITEM 8.01 Other Events.
On May 16, 2007, White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. issued a press release announcing that its wholly-owned subsidiary, White Mountains Re Group, Ltd., intends to offer and sell 250,000 fixed/floating perpetual non-cumulative preference shares, liquidation preference $1,000 per share, in an offering exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
The press release furnished herewith is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K.
ITEM 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
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.