AmTrust Financial Services
May 15, 2017

AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividends on Preferred Stock

NEW YORK, May 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (Nasdaq:AFSI) (the "Company" or "AmTrust") announced today that its Board of Directors approved a cash dividend per share on the following series of non-cumulative preferred stock:

   
Series Rate Dividend
A 6.750% $0.421875
B 7.250% $0.453125
C 7.625% $0.476563
D 7.500% $0.468750
E 7.750% $0.484375
F 6.950% $0.434375
       

The preferred dividends will be payable June 15, 2017 to stockholders of record on June 1, 2017.

About AmTrust Financial Services, Inc.

AmTrust Financial Services, Inc., a multinational insurance holding company headquartered in New York City, offers specialty property and casualty insurance products, including workers' compensation, commercial automobile, general liability and extended service and warranty coverage through its primary insurance subsidiaries rated "A" (Excellent) by A.M. Best. For more information about AmTrust visit www.amtrustgroup.com.

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AmTrust Financial Services, Inc.

Chaya Cooperberg
Chief Communications Officer & SVP Corporate Affairs
chaya.cooperberg@amtrustgroup.com
646.458.3332