November 30, 2020




United States Securities and Exchange Commission

Division of Corporation Finance

100 F Street, NE, Mail Stop 3010

Washington, DC 20549

Attention: Brigette Lippmann


Re:Capitol Investment Corp. V
 Registration Statement on Form S-1
 Filed November 4, 2020, as amended
 File No. 333-249856

Ladies and Gentlemen:


Pursuant to Rule 461 of the General Rules and Regulations under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Act”), the undersigned, for themselves and the several underwriters, hereby join in the request of Capitol Investment Corp. V that the effective date of the above-referenced Registration Statement be accelerated so as to permit it to become effective at 4:00 p.m. Washington D.C. time on December 1, 2020, or as soon thereafter as practicable.


Pursuant to Rule 460 of the General Rules and Regulations under the Act, the undersigned advise that they intend to distribute approximately 300 copies of the Preliminary Prospectus dated November 19, 2020 to prospective underwriters and dealers, institutional investors, retail investors and others.


The undersigned advise that they have complied and will continue to comply with the requirements of Rule 15c2-8 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.


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  Very truly yours,
  Citigroup Global Markets Inc.
  as Representative of the Several Underwriters


  By: /s/ Pavan Bellur
    Name:  Pavan Bellur
    Title: Managing Director

Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.

as Representative of the Several Underwriters


  By: /s/ Ravi Raghunathan
    Name:  Ravi Raghunathan
    Title: Managing Director


  By: /s/ Brandon Sun
    Name:  Brandon Sun
    Title: Director



Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC

as Representative of the Several Underwriters


  By: /s/ Akanksha Agarwal
    Name:  Akanksha Agarwal
    Title: Vice President


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