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AXIS Capital Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common and Preferred Shares

September 26, 2018

PEMBROKE, Bermuda--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 26, 2018--AXIS Capital Holdings Limited (“AXIS Capital”) (NYSE: AXS) today announced that the Company’s Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.39 per common share. The common dividend will be payable on October 15, 2018 to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 9, 2018.

In addition, the Board declared a dividend of $0.34375 per Series D 5.50% Preferred Share, and a dividend of $34.375 per Series E 5.50% Preferred Share (equivalent to $0.34375 per depositary share). The Series D Preferred Share dividend is payable on December 3, 2018 to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 15, 2018. The Series E Preferred Share dividend is payable on October 15, 2018 to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 9, 2018.

About AXIS Capital AXIS Capital, through its operating subsidiaries, is a global provider of specialty lines insurance and treaty reinsurance with shareholders’ equity at June 30, 2018, of $5.3 billion and locations in Bermuda, the United States, Europe, Singapore, Middle East, Canada and Latin America. Its operating subsidiaries have been assigned a rating of “A+” (“Strong”) by Standard & Poor’s and “A+” (“Superior”) by A.M. Best. For more information about AXIS Capital, visit our website at www.axiscapital.com.

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CONTACT: AXIS Capital Holdings Limited

Investors

Matt Rohrmann, 212-940-3339

investorrelations@axiscapital.com

or

Media

Keith Trivitt, 212-715-3557

keith.trivitt@axiscapital.com

KEYWORD: UNITED KINGDOM BERMUDA EUROPE CARIBBEAN

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES FINANCE INSURANCE

SOURCE: AXIS Capital Holdings Limited

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