Press Release

American Financial Group Management to Present at the INVESTOhio Equity Conference

CINCINNATI, Sep 16, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

American Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: AFG) (NASDAQ: AFG) announced today that David J. Witzgall, Vice President & Treasurer, and Diane P. Weidner, Assistant Vice President, will make a company presentation at the 2011 INVESTOhio Equity Conference being held at The Hilton Easton in Columbus, Ohio on Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 11:25 am (ET).

Their presentation will be broadcast live over the Internet via a webcast link within the Investor Relations section of AFG's website, www.AFGinc.com. To access the webcast directly, go to http://www.wsw.com/webcast/investoh2/afg/.

A replay of the broadcast will be available for 10 days at the same website immediately after the completion of the presentation.

About American Financial Group, Inc.

American Financial Group is an insurance holding company, based in Cincinnati, Ohio with assets in excess of $30 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 traditional fixed and indexed annuities and a variety of supplemental insurance products such as Medicare supplement. 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, 513-369-5713
Asst. Vice President - Investor Relations
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www.GreatAmericanInsuranceGroup.com
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