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Argo Group Raises Its Quarterly Cash Dividend by 15% to $0.31 Per Share

February 20, 2019

HAMILTON, Bermuda--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 20, 2019--Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE: ARGO), an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products, announced the Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.31 per share on the company’s common stock. The cash dividend will be paid on March 15, 2019 to shareholders of record on March 1, 2019.

ABOUT ARGO GROUP INTERNATIONAL HOLDINGS, LTD.

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE: ARGO) is an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products in the property and casualty market. Argo Group offers a full line of products and services designed to meet the unique coverage and claims handling needs of businesses in two primary segments: U.S. Operations and International Operations. Argo Group’s insurance subsidiaries are A. M. Best-rated ‘A’ (Excellent) (third highest rating out of 16 rating classifications) with a stable outlook, and Argo Group’s U.S. insurance subsidiaries are Standard and Poor’s-rated ‘A-’ (Strong) with a positive outlook. More information on Argo Group and its subsidiaries is available at  www.argolimited.com.

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CONTACT: Investors:

Susan Spivak Bernstein

Senior Vice President, Investor Relations

212.607.8835

susan.spivak@argolimited.comMedia:

David Snowden

Senior Vice President, Group Communications

210.321.2104

david.snowden@argogroupus.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES BERMUDA NORTH AMERICA CARIBBEAN TEXAS

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES FINANCE INSURANCE

SOURCE: Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd.

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