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  • Assurant Evolves Legal Department Roles News Release

    NEW YORK, Jan. 17, 2017 – Assurant Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global leader in risk management solutions, today announced changes to its legal department. Bart Schwartz, chief legal officer, will retire at the end of 2017. Assurant has launched a comprehensive search and expects to name a successor prior to his departure. In addition, the company announced that Gregory DeChurch has been promoted to senior vice president and deputy general counsel, and Doris Vigo has been named senior vice president and chief compliance officer.

    January 17, 2017

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    NEW YORK, Jan. 17, 2017 – Assurant Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global leader in risk management solutions, today announced changes to its legal department. Bart Schwartz, chief legal officer, will retire at the end of 2017. Assurant has launched a comprehensive search and expects to name a successor prior to his departure. In addition, the company announced that Gregory DeChurch has been promoted to senior vice president and deputy general counsel, and Doris Vigo has been named senior vice president and chief compliance officer.

    January 17, 2017

  • Assurant Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.53 per Common Share News Release

    NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2017—Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.53 per share of common stock. The dividend will be payable on March 20, 2017 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on Feb. 27, 2017.

    January 13, 2017

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    NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2017—Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.53 per share of common stock. The dividend will be payable on March 20, 2017 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on Feb. 27, 2017.

    January 13, 2017

  • Assurant to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Financial Results News Release

    NEW YORK, Jan. 9, 2017 – Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, will release fourth quarter and full-year 2016 results on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017 after the market closes, with the news release available on Assurant's website at www.assurant.com. In conjunction with the earnings release, Assurant will host a conference call the next morning, Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017 at 8 a.m. ET. The call will be available to the public via live audio webcast.

    January 09, 2017

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    NEW YORK, Jan. 9, 2017 – Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, will release fourth quarter and full-year 2016 results on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017 after the market closes, with the news release available on Assurant's website at www.assurant.com. In conjunction with the earnings release, Assurant will host a conference call the next morning, Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017 at 8 a.m. ET. The call will be available to the public via live audio webcast.

    January 09, 2017

  • Assurant 'Connected Future' Study Finds Consumers See Promise and Risks of Connected Living News Release

    LAS VEGAS, Jan. 5, 2017 – Consumers are excited by the progression toward ‘connected living’ and the many ways connected technologies can improve their lives, according to a new study by Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ). However, the study, unveiled today at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show, also showed growing concerns about the risks that can accompany a connected lifestyle.

    January 05, 2017

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    LAS VEGAS, Jan. 5, 2017 – Consumers are excited by the progression toward ‘connected living’ and the many ways connected technologies can improve their lives, according to a new study by Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ). However, the study, unveiled today at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show, also showed growing concerns about the risks that can accompany a connected lifestyle.

    January 05, 2017

  • Assurant Acquires Green Tree Insurance Agency, Inc. News Release

    NEW YORK, Jan. 4, 2017—Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, today announced that it has agreed to acquire Green Tree Insurance Agency, Inc. from a wholly-owned subsidiary of Walter Investment Management Corp. (“Walter”) for $125 million in cash with a potential earnout of up to $25 million, based on future performance.  

    January 04, 2017

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    NEW YORK, Jan. 4, 2017—Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, today announced that it has agreed to acquire Green Tree Insurance Agency, Inc. from a wholly-owned subsidiary of Walter Investment Management Corp. (“Walter”) for $125 million in cash with a potential earnout of up to $25 million, based on future performance.  

    January 04, 2017

  • Assurant, Inc. Announces the Early Tender Results of Tender Offer for its 6.750% Senior Notes Due 2034 News Release

    NEW YORK, December 22, 2016—Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ) (the “Company”) today announced that, pursuant to its previously-announced cash tender offer (the “Offer”) for up to $100,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 6.750% Senior Notes due 2034 (the “Notes”), $160,202,000 in aggregate principal amount of Notes were validly tendered and not validly withdrawn on or prior to 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on December 22, 2016 (the “Early Tender Deadline”).  The terms and conditions of the Offer are described in the Offer to Purchase and the related Letter of Transmittal, each dated December 9, 2016 (the “Offer Documents”).  The Company expects to make payment for the accepted Notes on December 23, 2016.

    December 22, 2016

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    NEW YORK, December 22, 2016—Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ) (the “Company”) today announced that, pursuant to its previously-announced cash tender offer (the “Offer”) for up to $100,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 6.750% Senior Notes due 2034 (the “Notes”), $160,202,000 in aggregate principal amount of Notes were validly tendered and not validly withdrawn on or prior to 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on December 22, 2016 (the “Early Tender Deadline”).  The terms and conditions of the Offer are described in the Offer to Purchase and the related Letter of Transmittal, each dated December 9, 2016 (the “Offer Documents”).  The Company expects to make payment for the accepted Notes on December 23, 2016.

    December 22, 2016

  • Assurant, Inc. Announces Pricing of Pending Tender Offer for its 6.750% Senior Notes Due 2034 News Release

    NEW YORK, December 22, 2016 — Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ) (the “Company”) today announced the total consideration payable in connection with its previously-announced cash tender offer (the “Offer”) for up to $100,000,000 aggregate principal amount (the “Tender Cap”) of its 6.750% Senior Notes due 2034 (the “Notes”), which commenced on December 9, 2016.  The Offer will expire at 11:59 p.m., New York City time, on January 9, 2017 (such time and date, as the same may be extended, the “Expiration Date”).  The terms and conditions of the Offer are described in the Offer to Purchase and the related Letter of Transmittal, each dated December 9, 2016 (the “Offer Documents”).

    December 22, 2016

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    NEW YORK, December 22, 2016 — Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ) (the “Company”) today announced the total consideration payable in connection with its previously-announced cash tender offer (the “Offer”) for up to $100,000,000 aggregate principal amount (the “Tender Cap”) of its 6.750% Senior Notes due 2034 (the “Notes”), which commenced on December 9, 2016.  The Offer will expire at 11:59 p.m., New York City time, on January 9, 2017 (such time and date, as the same may be extended, the “Expiration Date”).  The terms and conditions of the Offer are described in the Offer to Purchase and the related Letter of Transmittal, each dated December 9, 2016 (the “Offer Documents”).

    December 22, 2016

  • Assurant, Inc. Announces Notes Tender Offer News Release

    NEW YORK, December 9, 2016 — Assurant, Inc. (NYSE-AIZ) announced today it has commenced a cash tender offer (the “Offer”) to purchase up to $100,000,000 aggregate principal amount (the “Tender Cap”) of its 6.750% Senior Notes due 2034 (the “Notes”).

    December 09, 2016

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    NEW YORK, December 9, 2016 — Assurant, Inc. (NYSE-AIZ) announced today it has commenced a cash tender offer (the “Offer”) to purchase up to $100,000,000 aggregate principal amount (the “Tender Cap”) of its 6.750% Senior Notes due 2034 (the “Notes”).

    December 09, 2016

  • Assurant Increases Quarterly Dividend by 6% to $0.53 Per Share News Release

    NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2016 – Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, today announced that the company's board of directors approved a quarterly dividend increase of $0.03 to $0.53 per share of common stock, payable on Dec. 12, 2016 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on Nov. 28, 2016. The board also authorized the repurchase of up to an additional $600 million of its common stock, bringing the total authorization to approximately $753 million.

    November 14, 2016

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    NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2016 – Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, today announced that the company's board of directors approved a quarterly dividend increase of $0.03 to $0.53 per share of common stock, payable on Dec. 12, 2016 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on Nov. 28, 2016. The board also authorized the repurchase of up to an additional $600 million of its common stock, bringing the total authorization to approximately $753 million.

    November 14, 2016

  • Assurant Joins Military Warriors Support Foundation to Help Veterans Achieve Home Ownership News Release

    AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 11, 2016 – For the second year, Assurant has partnered with Military Warriors Support Foundation (MWSF) to enable military families to make their home ownership dreams come true.

    November 11, 2016

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    AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 11, 2016 – For the second year, Assurant has partnered with Military Warriors Support Foundation (MWSF) to enable military families to make their home ownership dreams come true.

    November 11, 2016