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Validus Announces Full Year 2012 Net Income Of $408.4 Million And Fourth Quarter 2012 Net Loss Of $(90.7) Million

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AlphaCat Segment Results

Gross premiums written from our consolidated entities for the three months ended December 31, 2012 were $0.0 million compared to $(1.3) million for the three months ended December 31, 2011, an increase of $1.3 million or 99.7%.

Net premiums earned for the three months ended December 31, 2012 were $5.9 million compared to $26.5 million for the three months ended December 31, 2011, a decrease of $20.6 million or 77.8%.

The combined ratio for the three months ended December 31, 2012 was 45.6% compared to 76.1% for the three months ended December 31, 2011, a decrease of 30.5 percentage points.

The loss ratio for the three months ended December 31, 2012 was 0.0% compared to 37.7% for the three months ended December 31, 2011, a decrease of 37.7%.

Managed gross premiums written from our non-consolidated affiliates, AlphaCat Re 2011 and AlphaCat Re 2012, for the year ended December 31, 2012 were $126.5 million compared to $60.0 million for the year ended December 31, 2011, an increase of $66.5 million or 110.8%.

Gross premiums written from our consolidated entities for the year ended December 31, 2012 were $21.6 million compared to $15.7 million for the year ended December 31, 2011, an increase of $5.9 million or 37.5%.

Net premiums earned for the year ended December 31, 2012 were $17.7 million compared to $66.0 million for the year ended December 31, 2011, a decrease of $48.3 million or 73.2%.

The combined ratio for the year ended December 31, 2012 was 54.2% compared to 43.9% for the year ended December 31, 2011, an increase of 10.3 percentage points.

The loss ratio for the year ended December 31, 2012 was 0.0% as compared to 15.2% for the year ended December 31, 2011, a decrease of 15.2 percentage points.

Talbot Segment Results

Gross premiums written for the three months ended December 31, 2012 were $241.1 million compared to $235.2 million for the three months ended December 31, 2011, an increase of $5.9 million, or 2.5%. Gross premiums written for the three months ended December 31, 2012 included $62.3 million of property premiums, $81.5 million of marine premiums and $97.3 million of specialty premiums compared to $51.8 million of property premiums, $74.2 million of marine premiums and $109.2 million of specialty premiums in the three months ended December 31, 2011.

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