The Hartford Declares Quarterly Dividend Of $0.10 Per Share Of Common Stock

  The Hartford Declares Quarterly Dividend Of $0.10 Per Share Of Common Stock

Company also declares quarterly dividend of $18.125 per share of Series F
preferred stock

Business Wire

HARTFORD, Conn. -- October 25, 2012

The Hartford’s board of directors today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.10
per share of common stock, payable on Jan. 2, 2013, to shareholders of record
at the close of business on Dec. 3, 2012.

The board also declared a dividend of $18.125 on each share of the Series F
preferred stock (equivalent to $0.4531 per depository share) payable on Jan.
2, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Dec. 17, 2012.

About The Hartford

The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. (NYSE: HIG) is a leading provider
of insurance and wealth management services for millions of consumers and
businesses worldwide. The Hartford is consistently recognized for its superior
service, its sustainability efforts and as one of the world's most ethical
companies. More information on the company and its financial performance is
available at www.thehartford.com.

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Some of the statements in this release may be considered forward-looking
statements as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
We caution investors that these forward-looking statements are not guarantees
of future performance, and actual results may differ materially. Investors
should consider the important risks and uncertainties that may cause actual
results to differ. These important risks and uncertainties include those
discussed in our Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q, our 2011 Annual Report on
Form 10-K and the other filings we make with the Securities and Exchange
Commission. We assume no obligation to update this release, which speaks as of
the date issued.

Contact:

The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc.
Media Contact:
Shannon Lapierre, 860-547-5624
shannon.lapierre@thehartford.com
or
Investor Contact:
Sabra Purtill, 860-547-8691
sabra.purtill@thehartford.com
 
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