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RLI Corp. - Company Capsule

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Published Date: April 2011


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RLI Corp. - Company Overview

RLI Corp. (RLI) is a US based company underwrites property and casualty insurance through its subsidiaries. The
company’s operations are carried through three insurance companies namely; RLI Insurance Company, Mt. Hawley
Insurance Company and RLI Indemnity Company. RLI through its RLI Insurance Company underwrites multiple lines
insurance; Mt. Hawley Insurance Company underwrites surplus lines insurance; and RLI Indemnity Company underwrites
multiple lines of insurance. Through the network of subsidiaries, the company writes multiple lines insurance in the US,
the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and Guam. The company carries out its business through three
business segments: Casualty, Property and Surety. RLI is headquartered in Peoria, Illinois, the US.

Financial Performance

The company reported revenue of US$546.55 million during the fiscal year ended December 2009. The company's
revenue declined at a compounded rate of 8.47% during the period 2007-2009 with an annual decline of 2.58% over fiscal
year 2008. During the fiscal year 2009, its operating margin was 24.23% as against an operating margin of 19% in fiscal
year 2008. During the fiscal year 2009, the company registered a net margin of 17.17% as against a net margin of 14.02%
in the fiscal year 2008.

RLI Corp. - Key Facts

RLI Corp., Key Facts

                                  9025 North Lindbergh Drive,
                                  Peoria, Illinois (IL), 61615,     Ticker Symbol, Stock
Corporate Address:                                                                             RLI (New York Stock Exchange)
                                  United States

Telephone                          + 1 309 6921000                  No. of Employees           682

Fax                                + 1 309 6921068                  Financial Year End         December

URL                               www.rlicorp.com                   Revenue (in USD Million)   546.55

Industry                          Financial Services

Locations                         United States

Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research


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RLI Corp. - Major Products and Services

RLI is a US based company focused on the underwriting of selected property and casualty insurance. Key products and
services offered by the company include the following:

RLI Corp., Major Products and Services

Business Insurance:

Casualty / Liability Insurance

Property Insurance

Target Market Specialists

Surety Bonds

Personal Insurance:

Personal Umbrella Policy - (PUP)

Home Business Insurance

Hawaii Homeowners
Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research


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RLI Corp. - Key Competitors

The following companies are the major competitors of RLI Corp.:

ACE Limited

Markel Corporation

The Travelers Companies, Inc.

W. R. Berkley Corporation

The Chubb Corporation


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RLI Corp. - Key Employees

RLI Corp., Key Employees

          Name                              Job Title                     Board Level     Since   Age

Aaron H. Jacoby            Vice President, Corporate Development Senior Management        2003    38

Barbara R. Allen           Director                                 Non Executive Board   2006    57

                           Chief Information Officer, Vice
Carol J. Denzer                                                     Senior Management     2007    47

Charles M. Linke           Director                                 Non Executive Board   2003    72

Craig W. Kliethermes       Senior Vice President, Risk Services     Senior Management     2006    45

                           General Counsel, Secretary, Vice
Daniel O. Kennedy                                                   Senior Management     2006    45

Donald J. Driscoll         Vice President, Claims                   Senior Management

F. Lynn McPheeters         Director                                 Non Executive Board   2000    67

Gerald D. Stephens         Chairman                                 Executive Board       2001    77

Gerald I. Lenrow           Director                                 Non Executive Board   1993    82

Jeffrey D. Fick            Vice President, Human Resources          Senior Management     2006    49

John E. Robison            Chief Investment Officer, Treasurer      Senior Management     2006    42

John T. Baily              Director                                 Non Executive Board   2003    66

                           President, Director, Chief Executive
Jonathan E. Michael                                                 Executive Board       2001    56

Jordan W. Graham           Director                                 Non Executive Board   2004    49

                           Senior Vice President, Chief Financial
Joseph E. Dondanville                                               Senior Management     2002    53

Kaj Ahlmann                Director                                 Non Executive Board   2009    59

Michael J. Stone           Chief Operating Officer, President       Senior Management     2002    61

Richard H. Blum            Director                                 Non Executive Board   2000    71

Robert O. Viets            Director                                 Non Executive Board   1993    66

Seth A. Davis              Vice President                           Senior Management

Todd W. Bryant             Vice President, Controller               Senior Management     2009    41

Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research


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RLI Corp. - Locations and Subsidiaries

Head Office

RLI Corp.
9025 North Lindbergh Drive
Illinois (IL)
Zip: 61615
United States
Tel: + 1 309 6921000
Fax: + 1 309 6921068

Other Locations & Subsidiaries

RLI Corp., Locations

19031 33rd Avenue West                       3 Franklin Square
Lynnwood                                     Saratoga Springs
Zip: 98036                                   Zip: 12866
United States                                United States
Tel: + 1 425 775 7
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