CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 1, 2013--
American Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE/NASDAQ: AFG) announced that it has
declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.22 per share of American
Financial Group Common Stock. The dividend is payable on October 25,
2013 to holders of record on October 15, 2013. As previously announced,
the Board of Directors approved an increase in the company’s dividend
during the third quarter of 2013. This new dividend rate represents a
12.8% increase over the annual rate paid thus far in 2013.
About American Financial Group, Inc.
American Financial Group is an insurance holding company, based in
Cincinnati, Ohio with assets in excess of $35 billion. Through the
operations of Great American Insurance Group, AFG is engaged primarily
in property and casualty insurance, focusing on specialized commercial
products for businesses, and in the sale of fixed and fixed-indexed
annuities in the retail, financial institutions and education markets.
Great American Insurance Group’s roots go back to 1872 with the founding
of its flagship company, Great American Insurance Company.
Source: American Financial Group, Inc.
American Financial Group, Inc.
Diane P. Weidner, Asst. Vice
President - Investor Relations, 513-369-5713