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 $0.38 per common share. The common dividend will be payable on July 17, 2017 to the shareholders of record at the close of business on June 30, 2017.

In addition, the Board declared a dividend of $0.34375 per Series D 5.50% Preferred Share and a dividend of $34.375 per Series E 5.50% Preferred Share (equivalent to $0.34375 per depositary share). The Series D Preferred Share dividend is payable on September 1, 2017 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 15, 2017. The Series E Preferred Share dividend is payable on July 17, 2017 to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 30, 2017.

About AXIS Capital

AXIS Capital is a Bermuda-based global provider of specialty lines insurance and treaty reinsurance with shareholders’ equity at March 31, 2017 of $6.2 billion and locations in Bermuda, the United States, Europe, Singapore, Middle East, 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. Please be sure to follow AXIS Capital on LinkedIn.

Contacts

Investor:
AXIS Capital Holdings Limited
Linda Ventresca, (441) 405-2727
info@axiscapital.com
or
Media:
AXIS Capital Holdings Limited
Joe Cohen, (212) 715-3524
joseph.cohen@axiscapital.com

Contacts

Investor:
AXIS Capital Holdings Limited
Linda Ventresca, (441) 405-2727
info@axiscapital.com
or
Media:
AXIS Capital Holdings Limited
Joe Cohen, (212) 715-3524
joseph.cohen@axiscapital.com