NEW YORK, Aug. 14 Assurant, Inc. ("Assurant")(NYSE: AIZ), a premier provider of specialty insurance and insurance-relatedproducts and services, announced today that its board of directors hasdeclared a quarterly dividend of $0.12 per common share. The dividend will bepayable on September 11, 2007 to shareholders of record as of August 27, 2007.
Future dividend declarations will be made at the discretion of the boardof directors and will be based on such factors as the company's earnings,financial condition, cash requirements, future prospects and other factors.
Assurant is a premier provider of specialized insurance products andrelated services in North America and selected international markets. Its fourkey businesses -- Assurant Solutions; Assurant Specialty Property; AssurantHealth; and Assurant Employee Benefits -- have partnered with clients who areleaders in their industries and have built leadership positions in a number ofspecialty insurance market segments worldwide.
Assurant, a Fortune 500 company and a member of the S&P 500, is traded onthe New York Stock Exchange under the symbol AIZ. Assurant has over $25billion in assets and $7 billion in annual revenue. www.assurant.com
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