Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NasdaqGS: AGII), an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products, announced today it is participating in the Keefe, Bruyette & Woods (KBW) 2011 Insurance Conference being held Sept. 7-8 at the Crowne Plaza Times Square, 1605 Broadway in New York City.

Argo Group Chief Financial Officer Jay Bullock will address the conference’s audience of financial analysts and institutional money managers at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011.

Argo Group’s presentation at the conference can be accessed via real-time audio webcast on the company’s investor relations website, which can be found by visiting www.argolimited.com and clicking on the word “Investors” and “Events and Webcasts.” Shortly after the live presentation, a replay will be available under “Past Events,” which can be accessed from the same investor relations Web page noted above.

ABOUT ARGO GROUP INTERNATIONAL HOLDINGS, LTD.

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NasdaqGS: AGII) is an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products in the property and casualty market. Argo Group offers a full line of products and services designed to meet the unique coverage and claims handling needs of businesses in four primary segments: Excess & Surplus Lines, Commercial Specialty, International Specialty and Syndicate 1200. Argo Group's insurance subsidiaries are A. M. Best-rated 'A' (Excellent) (third highest rating out of 16 rating classifications) with a stable outlook, and Argo's U.S. insurance subsidiaries are Standard and Poor's-rated 'A-' (Strong) with a stable outlook. More information on Argo Group and its subsidiaries is available at www.argolimited.com.

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