Validus Holdings, Ltd. ("Validus" or the "Company") (NYSE: VR) announced today that it plans to release its financial results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2016, after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, February 2, 2017. The Company will hold a conference call for analysts and investors at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern) on Friday, February 3, 2017, to discuss these results. The conference call may be accessed by dialing 1-844-309-6712 (U.S. callers) or 1-484-747-6926 (International callers) and entering the passcode 2077 7771. Those who intend to participate in the call should dial in at least 10 minutes in advance. A live webcast of the call will be available online at the "Investor Relations" section of the Company's website located at www.validusholdings.com. A replay of the call will be available through February 17, 2017, by dialing 1-855-859-2056 (U.S. callers) or 1-404-537-3406 (International callers) and entering the passcode 2077 7771. A recording of the webcast will also be available at the "Investor Relations" section of the Company's website. About Validus Holdings, Ltd. Validus Holdings, Ltd. ("Validus") is a holding company for reinsurance and insurance operating companies and investment advisors including Validus Reinsurance, Ltd. ("Validus Re"), Talbot Underwriting Ltd. ("Talbot"), Western World Insurance Group, Inc. ("Western World") and AlphaCat Managers, Ltd. ("AlphaCat"). Validus Re is a Bermuda based reinsurer focused on treaty reinsurance. Talbot is a specialty insurance group primarily operating within the Lloyd's insurance market through Syndicate 1183. Western World is a U.S. specialty lines insurance company focused on excess and surplus lines. AlphaCat is a Bermuda based investment adviser managing capital for third parties and Validus in insurance linked securities and other property catastrophe and specialty reinsurance investments.