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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 StoriesFive Members To Retire From Argo Board Argo Review Of 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

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 StoriesFive Members To Retire From Argo Board Argo Review Of Governance... 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