Assured Guaranty Announces Pricing of $500 Million Senior Notes Offering

  Assured Guaranty Announces Pricing of $500 Million Senior Notes Offering

Business Wire

HAMILTON, Bermuda -- June 17, 2014

Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) announced today that its subsidiary, Assured
Guaranty US Holdings Inc., has agreed to sell $500 million of 5.000% senior
notes due 2024. The notes are guaranteed by Assured Guaranty Ltd. (AGL and,
together with its subsidiaries, Assured Guaranty). The notes are expected to
settle on June 20, 2014, subject to customary closing conditions.

The net proceeds from the sale of the notes will be used for general corporate
purposes, including the purchase of common shares of AGL. Pending such
application, Assured Guaranty may invest such net proceeds in marketable
securities.

The joint book-running managers for the offering are BofA Merrill Lynch and
Wells Fargo Securities.

The offering is being made only by means of a prospectus supplement and
accompanying prospectus. When available, copies of these documents may be
obtained by contacting: Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated,
222 Broadway, New York, NY 10038, Attention: Prospectus Department, or email
dg.prospectus_requests@baml.com, or Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, 1525 West
W.T. Harris Blvd., NC0675, Charlotte, North Carolina 28262, Attn: Capital
Markets Client Support; or calling toll-free at (800) 326-5897; or emailing:
cmclientsupport@wellsfargo.com. Alternatively, the prospectus supplement and
accompanying prospectus may be obtained by visiting EDGAR on the website of
the Securities and Exchange Commission at www.sec.gov.

This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of
an offer to buy any of the senior notes or any other securities, nor will
there be any sale of the senior notes or any other securities in any state or
jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior
to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state
or jurisdiction.

Assured Guaranty Ltd. is a publicly traded, Bermuda-based holding company. Its
operating subsidiaries provide credit enhancement products to the U.S. and
international public finance, infrastructure and structured finance markets.

Contact:

Assured Guaranty Ltd.
Investor Relations:
Robert Tucker, 212-339-0861
Managing Director
rtucker@assuredguaranty.com
or
Media:
Ashweeta Durani, 212-408-6042
Vice President, Corporate Communications
adurani@assuredguaranty.com
 
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