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Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 2, 2011
MONTPELIER RE HOLDINGS LTD.
telephone number, including area code: (441) 296-5550
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
On May 2, 2011, Montpelier Re Holdings Ltd. (the "Company") distributed a preliminary prospectus supplement dated May 2, 2011 (the "Preliminary Prospectus Supplement") relating to Non-Cumulative Preferred Shares, Series A.
The Company is hereby furnishing certain excerpts from the Preliminary Prospectus Supplement, which may contain material, non-public information, pursuant to Item 2.01 "Results of Operations and Financial Condition" and Item 7.01 "Regulation FD Disclosure," which information shall not be deemed "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing. This information is set forth in Exhibit 99.1, which is incorporated by reference into this Item 2.02 and Item 7.01.
This Current Report on Form 8-K and the statements contained in Exhibit 99.1 do not and shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities, nor shall there be any sale of any securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.