Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NasdaqGS: AGII), an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products, announced that CEO Mark E. Watson III will be presenting today at the 17 th Annual Insurance Conference sponsored by the New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA), being held March 18-19, 2013, at NYSSA’s headquarters located at 1540 Broadway in New York City. Mr. Watson’s presentation at the conference starts today at 11:20 a.m. EDT and 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 “Investors” and “Events and Webcasts.” Shortly after the live presentation, a webcast replay can be accessed under “Past Events” from the same 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.