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Argo Governance, Compensation Enhancements

Argo Governance, Compensation Enhancements

Argo Group International Holdings announced it will introduce two proposals at the Company’s 2020 Annual General Meeting of shareholders [AGM] as part of its continuing enhancement of the Company’s corporate governance practices. “These measures support continued value creation for all our shareholders and demonstrate our commitment to ensuring... Read more of this article

Argo Group Issues $0.31 Cash Dividend

Argo Group Issues $0.31 Cash Dividend

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. announced that 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 September 13, 2019 to shareholders of record on August 30, 2019. Related StoriesArgo Governance, Compensation Enhancements Argo Group Declares... Read more of this article

Argo Group Adopts AVYST Technology

Argo Group Adopts AVYST Technology

Argo Group International Holdings has adopted “insurtech that enables MGAs, wholesalers, and independent brokers to submit, quote, and bind risks seamlessly, without paper or error.” A spokesperson said, “Argo has deployed AVYST’s bi-directional forms system, eForms Wizard, making it possible for clients and brokers to enter risk... Read more of this article

Argo Pro Introduces Private Company PROtect

Argo Pro Introduces Private Company PROtect

Argo Pro, a member of Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. , an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance, announced an enhanced product offering: Private Company PROtectSM. The packaged professional liability product gives private companies access to a range of coverage, including directors and officers, employment practices... Read more of this article

Argo Group Declares $0.31 Quarterly Dividend

Argo Group Declares $0.31 Quarterly Dividend

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd., 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 June 21, 2019 to shareholders of record on June 7, 2019. Related... Read more of this article

Ariel Re Announce Appointment Of O’Flynn

Ariel Re Announce Appointment Of O’Flynn

Ariel Re, a member of Argo Group, today [May 22] announced the appointment of Stephen O’Flynn as head of professional lines and casualty treaty underwriting – Bermuda, effective June 10, 2019. He will be responsible for establishing, underwriting and growing the U.S. professional lines and casualty book of business. O’Flynn will report to Matthew... Read more of this article

Argo Appoints Tony Cicio As New Head Of HR

Argo Appoints Tony Cicio As New Head Of HR

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd., an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products, announced the appointment of Tony Cicio as chief human resources officer. He will report to Argo Group CEO Mark E. Watson III. “Our longstanding commitment to invest in our people lies at the very core of Argo’s values,” said... Read more of this article

Argo Extends Global Reach Through GBN

Argo Extends Global Reach Through GBN

Argo Group International Holdings has become a member and network partner of GBN, the world’s insurance network of leading re/insurers, independent brokers and specialty suppliers, which operates in more than 140 countries. Brokers and local insurance companies grant partners mutual market access through the world’s disparate regulatory regimes... Read more of this article

Argo Declares Dividend & New Board Members

Argo Declares Dividend & New Board Members

Argo Group International Holdings has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.31 per share on the company’s common stock, which will be paid on March 15, 2019 to shareholders of record on March 1, 2019, and the company also announced the appointment of Samuel Liss and Tony Latham as independent directors to its board of directors. “We are... Read more of this article

Argo Expect Q4 Catastrophe Loss Of $32M

Argo Expect Q4 Catastrophe Loss Of $32M

Argo Group International Holdings announced a preliminary pre-tax catastrophe loss estimate for the three-month period ended December 31, 2018 of $32 million, primarily related to Hurricane Michael and the California Wildfires. “Additionally, the company’s fourth quarter 2018 results will be impacted by higher than expected current accident... Read more of this article

Argo Appoints Wharton To Head Of Insurance

Argo Appoints Wharton To Head Of Insurance

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd., an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance, announced the appointment of Bill Wharton to Head of Argo Insurance Bermuda, effective immediately. Mr Wharton will also continue as Head of Professional Lines in Bermuda. This change comes as former Head of Argo Insurance Bermuda, Nigel Mortimer,... Read more of this article

Grose Named Interim Leader Of Colony Specialty

Grose Named Interim Leader Of Colony Specialty

Argo Group U.S., member of Argo Group International Holdings, announced Gary Grose, Argo Group head of marketing and producer management, will serve as the interim head of Colony Specialty in addition to his current responsibilities, effective immediately. The company’s former leader, Ron Vindivich, has announced plans to retire. “Gary is an effective... Read more of this article

Matt Harris To Lead Argo Group Operations

Matt Harris To Lead Argo Group Operations

Argo Group International Holdings announced the appointment of Matt Harris to lead the company’s international insurance operations, including the United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Bermuda. He will begin in this new role as Group Head of International Operations on January 1, 2019. Jose A. Hernandez, who is currently International... Read more of this article