DividendOn January 23, 2012, the Board of Directors declared a dividend of $0.06 per share on the Class A common stock for the fourth quarter of 2011, which is payable on February 28, 2012, to stockholders of record as of the close of business on February 15, 2012. * * * * Teleconference and Webcast Details The Company will host a conference call for analysts and investors to review fourth quarter and full year 2011 results, today, January 26, 2012, beginning at 8:00 a.m. (Eastern Time). The call will be open to the public and can be accessed by dialing +1-888-680-0860 (inside the United States) or +1-617-213-4852 (outside the United States). The number should be dialed at least ten minutes prior to the start of the call. The passcode for the call will be 68510682. A simultaneous webcast of the call (on a listen-only basis), as well as an audio replay, will be available at www.ir.artioglobal.com. * * * * About Us Artio Global Investors Inc. is the indirect holding company of Artio Global Management LLC ("Artio Global"), a registered investment adviser that actively invests in global equity and fixed income markets, primarily for institutional and intermediary clients. Headquartered in New York, Artio Global also has offices in Los Angeles, Toronto, London and Sydney. In addition to International Equity, Artio Global offers a select group of other equity and fixed income strategies, including Global Equity, a series of US Equity strategies, High Grade Fixed Income, High Yield and Local Emerging Markets Debt. Access to these strategies is offered through a variety of investment vehicles, including separate accounts, commingled funds and mutual funds. For more information, please visit www.artioglobal.com. * * * * Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements In addition to historical information, this news release may, and the related remarks do, contain forward‐looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including statements regarding the intrinsic value of our common stock, investor behavior, net client cash flows, our compensation costs and adjusted compensation ratio, future tax rate, use of our free cash flow, potential share repurchases and declaration of dividends. These forward‐looking statements are based on the Company’s current assumptions, expectations and projections about future events. Words like “believe”, “anticipate”, “intend”, “estimate”, “expect”, “project”, and similar expressions are used to identify forward‐looking statements, although not all forward-looking statements contain these words. These forward‐looking statements discuss matters that necessarily involve a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by the forward‐looking statements.