NEW YORK, July 7, 2016Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, announces that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.50 per share of common stock. The dividend will be payable on Sept. 13, 2016 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on Aug. 29, 2016.

Future dividend declarations will be made at the discretion of the Assurant Board of Directors and will be based on the company's earnings, financial condition, cash requirements, future prospects and other factors.

About Assurant

Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ) is a global provider of risk management solutions, protecting where consumers live and the goods they buy. A Fortune 500 company, Assurant focuses on the housing and lifestyle markets, and is among the market leaders in mobile device protection; extended service contracts; vehicle protection; pre-funded funeral insurance; renters insurance; lender-placed homeowners insurance; and mortgage valuation and field services. With approximately $30 billion in assets as of March 31, 2016, and $8 billion in annual revenue for the year ended 2015, Assurant is located in 16 countries, while its Assurant Foundation works to support and improve communities. Learn more at or on Twitter @AssurantNews.

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Vera Carley

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Assurant, Inc.

Phone: 212.859.7002

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Investor Relations:

Suzanne Shepherd

Vice President, Investor Relations

Assurant, Inc.

Phone: 212-859-7062

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