Assured Guaranty Ltd. Raises Quarterly Dividend by 10% to $0.11 per Common Share

Dividend Increased for Third Consecutive Year

Category:

Wednesday, February 5, 2014 8:10 am EST

Dateline:

HAMILTON, Bermuda

Public Company Information:

NYSE:
AGO

HAMILTON, Bermuda--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.11 per common share, an increase of 10% from the dividend of $0.10 per common share that was declared on November 7, 2013.

Assured Guaranty has raised its quarterly dividend for three consecutive years, bringing the total increase to 144% since its November 2011 dividend payment.

The dividend is payable on March 5, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on February 19, 2014.

Assured Guaranty Ltd. is a publicly traded Bermuda-based holding company. Its operating subsidiaries provide credit enhancement products to the U.S. and international public finance, infrastructure and structured finance markets. More information on Assured Guaranty and its subsidiaries can be found at AssuredGuaranty.com.

Contact:

Assured Guaranty Ltd.
Robert Tucker, 212-339-0861
Managing Director, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications
rtucker@assuredguaranty.com
or
Michael Walker, 212-261-5575
Managing Director, Fixed Income Investor Relations
mwalker@assuredguaranty.com
or
Ross Aron, 212-261-5509
Vice President, Equity Investor Relations
raron@assuredguaranty.com
or
Media:
Ashweeta Durani, 212-408-6042
Vice President, Corporate Communications
adurani@assuredguaranty.com