Allied World (AWH) touts a recommendation from proxy advisory firm ISS that Allied shareholders...

|About: Allied World Assurance Comp... (AWH)|By:, SA News Editor

Allied World (AWH) touts a recommendation from proxy advisory firm ISS that Allied shareholders support a proposal to merge with Transatlantic (TRH). Yet separately, ISS recommends TRH shareholders oppose the deal, advising they could get more money from either of two other takeover offers from Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) or Validus (VR).