A HISTORY OF GROWTH AND STABILITY
Old Republic traces its beginnings to 1923, although several acquired subsidiaries began operations much earlier.
It is primarily a commercial lines underwriter serving the insurance needs of a large number of organizations, including many of Americaís leading industrial and financial services institutions.
Its subsidiaries actively market, underwrite, and provide risk management services for a wide variety of coverages, mostly in the general and title insurance fields.
A long-term interest in mortgage guaranty and consumer credit indemnity coverages has devolved into a run-off operating mode in recent years.
For the beneficiaries of their insurance products and services, Old Republicís insurance subsidiaries provide quality assurance of the promises they make.
For employees, the Company offers an environment of success in which they can pursue personal goals of professional and economic achievement in the context of our MISSION'S business objectives.
Old Republic is one of America's 50 largest shareholder-owned insurance businesses and currently ranks among the Fortune 500 list of the Nation's biggest companies. The Company's record as a long-term investment compares very favorably within American industry.
ORI's performance reflects an entrepreneurial spirit, a necessary long-term orientation in the management of its business, and a corporate structure that promotes accountability and encourages the taking of prudent business risks.
The Companyís common stock has a demonstrated history of long-term capital appreciation and a cash dividend payment record that now extends to 77 consecutive years.
According to the most recent edition of Mergentís Dividend Achievers, Old Republic is one of just 100 American publicly held companies, out of thousands considered, that have posted at least 25 consecutive years of annual dividend growth.
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