Alterra Capital Announces $0.16 Dividend and $100 Million Share Repurchase Plan Increase
HAMILTON, Bermuda--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alterra Capital Holdings Limited (NASDAQ: ALTE; BSX: ALTE.BH) (Alterra) announced today that Alterras Board of Directors declared a dividend of $0.16 per share. The dividend is payable on December 4, 2012, to shareholders of record as of November 20, 2012.
In addition, on November 6, 2012, Alterras Board of Directors authorized an increase in the share repurchase plan of $100.0 million. Following this authorization, the amount available for share repurchases as of November 6, 2012 is $301.7 million.
Alterra Capital Holdings Limited is a global enterprise dedicated to providing diversified specialty insurance and reinsurance products to corporations, public entities and property and casualty insurers.
Alterra Capital Holdings Limited
Susan Spivak Bernstein, 1-212-898-6640
Senior Vice President
Kekst and Company
Peter Hill, 1-212-521-4800
Source: Alterra Capital Holdings LimitedCopyright Business Wire 2012