SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
|October 15, 2004|
THE CHUBB CORPORATION
|(State or other jurisdiction of
|15 Mountain View Road, P.O. Box 1615, Warren, New Jersey||07061-1615|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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|Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.|
|Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|EX-99.1 PRESS RELEASE|
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On October 15, 2004, The Chubb Corporation issued a press release relating to its estimate of third quarter hurricane losses. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release dated October 15, 2004 (furnished pursuant to Item 7.01 of Form 8-K)|
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 thereunto duly authorized.
|THE CHUBB CORPORATION|
|October 15, 2004||By:||/s/ Henry B. Schram|
|Name: Henry B. Schram
Title: Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer
EXHIBIT INDEX TO CURRENT REPORT ON FORM 8-K
DATED OCTOBER 15, 2004
|Press release dated October 15, 2004 (furnished pursuant to Item 7.01)|