Travelers Earns Highest Mark on 2016 Corporate Equality Index

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Named to Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s List of Best Places to
Work for LGBT Equality

HARTFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV)
today announced it has earned a perfect score on the Human Rights
Campaign Foundation’s 2016 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), and has also
been named to the organization’s list of Best Places to Work for LGBT
Equality. The CEI is a national benchmarking survey that ranks
participating companies on corporate policies and practices related to
lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) workplace equality. This
year’s CEI survey rated 1,027 companies across the country, and only 407
companies attained a score of 100 percent.

“Earning a perfect score on the CEI is a great achievement, and we are
proud to be recognized for taking steps to continually enhance our
commitment to diversity and inclusion,” said Joelle Murchison, Vice
President, Enterprise Diversity & Inclusion, Travelers. “Appreciating
differences among our employees enables them to be confident in offering
their perspectives and ideas. We recognize that this is an essential
component to our success as a business, and it is something we greatly
emphasize.”

The company supports the inclusion and engagement of all employees in
many ways. One way is through its employee-led diversity
networks
, focused on attracting, retaining and developing all
employees at Travelers. The LGBT and Allies Diversity Network was
launched in 2012 and has grown to include about 950 employees.

For more information about diversity and inclusion at Travelers, visit travelers.com/diversity.
To learn more about the 2016 Corporate Equality Index, or to download a
free copy of the report, visit www.hrc.org/cei.

About Travelers

The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV)
is a leading provider of property casualty insurance for auto,
home
and business.
A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Travelers has
approximately 30,000 employees and generated revenues of approximately
$27 billion in 2014. For more information, visit www.travelers.com.

Contacts

The Travelers Companies, Inc.
Courtney Garro, 860-277-8719
cgarro@travelers.com