Old Republic Aligns Construction Insurance Subsidiaries


Old Republic International Corporation (NYSE: ORI) announces the alignment of Old Republic Contractors Insurance Group, Inc. (ORCIG), previously a stand-alone underwriting affiliate of Old Republic, into BITCO Corporation (BITCO), another wholly-owned subsidiary of Old Republic. As a result of this change, ORCIG's name will be changed to BITCO Construction Group, Inc. reflecting this new affiliation, and its operations will report to Vince Lamb, President and Chief Executive Officer of BITCO.