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Argo Announce Board Of Directors Nominees

Argo Announce Board Of Directors Nominees

Argo Group International Holdings announced the nominations of Dr. Bernard C. Bailey & Fred R. Donner to stand for election to the company’s board of directors at Argo’s annual shareholder meeting on April 16, 2020. A spokesperson said, “Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance... Read more of this article

Argo Appoints Thomas Bradley, Kevin Rehnberg

Argo Appoints Thomas Bradley, Kevin Rehnberg

Argo Group International Holdings Ltd. announced the appointment of Thomas A. Bradley to serve as chairman of the board of directors upon the retirement of current board chairman Gary V. Woods, whose term concludes following Argo’s Annual General Meeting to be held on April 16, 2020. Kevin J. Rehnberg will serve as chief executive officer effective... 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 March 16, 2020 to shareholders of record on March 2, 2020. Related StoriesArgo Review Of Governance & Compensation Argo Governance, Compensation... Read more of this article

Argo Comments On Results For Fourth Quarter

Argo Comments On Results For Fourth Quarter

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. announced today that its results for the fourth quarter of 2019 will be “adversely affected by certain loss and expense items,” summarized in more detail below. “Argo’s results for the 2019 fourth quarter and full year are clearly unacceptable,” said Argo Group Interim CEO Kevin Rehnberg. “The... Read more of this article

Argo Appoints Carol McFate To Board

Argo Appoints Carol McFate To Board

Argo Group International Holdings announced the appointment of Carol A. McFate to its Board of Directors. “We’re honored to welcome Carol to our Board,” said Argo Group Chairman, Gary Woods. “This is a year of renewed opportunity for Argo Group, and strong, independent oversight is crucial to taking full advantage of it. “Carol’s impressive... Read more of this article

Argo Group To Sell Trident Public Risk Solutions

Argo Group To Sell Trident Public Risk Solutions

Argo Group International Holdings today announced an agreement to sell its Trident Public Risk Solutions brand and underwriting platform to Paragon Insurance Holdings. “The transaction is expected to close in the coming months, and Argo expects to report a pre-tax gain of approximately $37 million related to the transaction,” the company... Read more of this article

Argo Enters Into Agreement With Voce Capital

Argo Enters Into Agreement With Voce Capital

Argo Group International Holdings has “entered into a cooperation agreement with Voce Capital Management LLC to effect changes to the composition of Argo’s Board of Directors.” “Pursuant to the agreement and the Company’s ongoing process of Board refreshment, Carol A. McFate will join the Company’s Board of Directors, subject... Read more of this article

Five Members To Retire From Argo Board

Five Members To Retire From Argo Board

The Board of Directors of Argo Group International Holdings provided shareholders with an update on its “Board refreshment process,” with the company confirming that five board members will retire. The company said, “As announced in August 2019, the Board has been conducting a proactive refreshment process. In connection therewith,... 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 December 13, 2019 to shareholders of record on November 29, 2019. Related StoriesArgo Review Of Governance & Compensation Argo Governance,... Read more of this article

Mark Watson Steps Down As Argo Group CEO

Mark Watson Steps Down As Argo Group CEO

Argo Group International Holdings announced the retirement of Mark E. Watson III as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. The Board of Directors has named Kevin J. Rehnberg as Interim Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately and subject to Bermuda regulatory approval, and Argo noted that Mr Watson “will continue to serve as a... Read more of this article

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings Of Argo Group

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings Of Argo Group

AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating [FSR] of A [Excellent] and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings [Long-Term ICRs] of “a” of Argo Re Ltd. and its subsidiaries. AM Best also has affirmed the Long-Term ICR of “bbb” and the Long-Term Issue Credit Ratings [Long-Term IR] of the parent holding company, Argo Group International Holdings,... Read more of this article

Argo Review Of Governance & Compensation

Argo Review Of Governance & Compensation

Argo Group International Holdings, affirmed that its “independent directors are conducting a review of governance and compensation matters.” The Company also announced that it “previously received a subpoena from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission [SEC] seeking documents primarily with respect to the Company’s disclosure... Read more of this article

Argo Group Donates To Bermuda Pride Parade

Argo Group Donates To Bermuda Pride Parade

Argo Group have donated $2,500 towards Bermuda’s first Pride Parade which they said will help improve accessibility at the event and go towards the cost of free parking for participants. “Argo believes that an inclusive, progressive and diverse environment is integral to any successful business,” said Ryan Mather, Argo Group’s global head of... Read more of this article