U.S. tax rules impose certain reporting obligations on an issuer of a “specified security” that takes an organizational action that affects the basis of that security. Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd., the predecessor to Sompo International Holdings Ltd., prepared an IRS Form 8937 for its shareholders with respect to its acquisition of Montpelier Re Holdings Ltd., and will keep the form available on its website until September 15, 2025 to satisfy these U.S. tax reporting rules.
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