Assured Guaranty Ltd. Commences Secondary
Public Offering on Behalf of Dexia SA
March 09, 2010 04:09 PM Eastern Time
HAMILTON, Bermuda--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) (“AGL” and,
together with its subsidiaries, “Assured Guaranty”) announced that it has commenced a secondary public offering of
16,400,000 AGL common shares owned by Dexia SA (the “Selling Shareholder”).
All common shares being offered are being sold by the Selling Shareholder. AGL will not receive any proceeds from
the sale of such common shares.
UBS Securities LLC is acting as sole manager for the offering.
A shelf registration statement relating to the offering of AGL common shares has previously been filed with the U.S.
Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) and has become effective. The offer is being made by the Selling
Shareholder only by means of a prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus, forming an effective part of
the registration statement. Before investing, you should read the prospectus supplement and the accompanying
prospectus for more complete information about AGL, the Selling Shareholder and this offering. When available, you
may get this document for free by visiting EDGAR on the SEC website at www.sec.gov or the investor information
section of AGL’s website at www.assuredguaranty.com. A copy of the prospectus supplement and the
accompanying prospectus relating to the offering may be obtained by contacting: UBS Securities LLC, 299 Park
Avenue, New York, New York, 10171, Attn: Prospectus Department (888-827-7275, ext. 3884).
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any common shares, nor
will there be any sale of common shares 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 subs