AXIS Capital Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common and Preferred Shares

PEMBROKE, Bermuda--()--AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS) today announced that the Company’s Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.35 per common share. The common dividend will be payable on April 15, 2016 to the shareholders of record at the close of business on March 31, 2016.

In addition, the Board declared a dividend of $0.429688 per Series C 6.875% Preferred Share and a dividend of $0.34375 per Series D 5.50% Preferred Share. The Series C Preferred Share dividend is payable on April 15, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 31, 2016. The Series D Preferred Share dividend is payable on June 1, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close of business on May 13, 2016.

About AXIS Capital

AXIS Capital is a Bermuda-based global provider of specialty lines insurance and treaty reinsurance with shareholders’ equity attributable to AXIS Capital at December 31, 2015 of $5.9 billion and locations in Bermuda, the United States, Europe, Singapore, Canada and Latin America. Its operating subsidiaries have been assigned a rating of “A+” (“Strong”) by Standard & Poor’s and “A+” (“Superior”) by A.M. Best. For more information about AXIS Capital, visit our website at www.axiscapital.com.

Contacts

Investors
AXIS Capital Holdings Limited
Linda Ventresca, 441-405-2727
info@axiscapital.com
or
Media
Kekst
Michael Herley, 212-521-4897
michael.herley@kekst.com

Contacts

Investors
AXIS Capital Holdings Limited
Linda Ventresca, 441-405-2727
info@axiscapital.com
or
Media
Kekst
Michael Herley, 212-521-4897
michael.herley@kekst.com