SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 18, 2018
RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
12 Crow Lane, Pembroke
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (441) 295-4513
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report).
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Regulation FD Disclosure.
On December 18, 2018, RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. (the "Company") issued a press release announcing the creation, with Dutch pension fund manager PGGM, of Vermeer Reinsurance Ltd. to provide capacity focused on risk remote layers in the U.S. property catastrophe market. A copy of the press release is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1.
The information in Item 7.01 of this Form 8-K and Exhibit 99.1 hereto is being furnished and shall not be deemed "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document pursuant to the Securities Act of 1933, except as otherwise expressly stated in such filing.
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
RENAISSANCERE HOLDINGS LTD.
/s/ Stephen H. Weinstein
December 18, 2018
Stephen H. Weinstein
Senior Vice President, Group General Counsel and Corporate Secretary