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Hamilton, Bermuda – January 17, 2012 - XL Group plc (NYSE: XL) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, XL Capital Finance (Europe) plc (“XLCFE”), has repaid at maturity the $600 million principal amount of 6.5% Guaranteed Senior Notes due 2012 of XLCFE.About XL Group plcXL Group plc, through its subsidiaries, is a global insurance and reinsurance company providing property, casualty and specialty products to industrial, commercial and professional firms, insurance companies and other enterprises throughout the world. XL is the company clients look to for answers to their most complex risks and to help move their world forward. Its principal offices are located at No.1 Hatch Street Upper, 4th Floor, Dublin 2, Ireland. To learn more, visit www.xlgroup.com