INVESTOR ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of Platinum Underwriters Holdings Ltd. (PTP) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd.

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Platinum Underwriters Holdings Ltd.

NEW YORK--()--Juan E. Monteverde, a partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Platinum Underwriters Holdings Ltd. (“Platinum Underwriters” or the “Company”) (NYSE: PTP) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. for approximately $1.9 billion.

The Company’s stockholders will only receive either: a) $66.00 in cash; (b) 0.6504 of a RenaissanceRe common share; or (c) a combination of $35.96 in cash and 0.2960 RenaissanceRe common shares for each share of Platinum Underwriters common stock they own.

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The investigation focuses on whether the Platinum Underwriters Board of Directors breached its fiduciary duties to the Company’s stockholders by failing to conduct a fair sales process and whether and by how much this proposed transaction undervalues the Company to the detriment of Platinum Underwriters shareholders.

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If you own common stock in Platinum Underwriters and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please visit us at www.faruqilaw.com/PTP or contact Juan E. Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330.

Contact:

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP
369 Lexington Avenue, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Attn: Juan E. Monteverde, Esq.
jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com
Toll Free: (877) 247-4292
Phone: (212) 983-9330

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Contacts

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP
Juan E. Monteverde, Esq.
(877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330
jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com

Contacts

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP
Juan E. Monteverde, Esq.
(877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330
jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com