ACE Limited Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
August 12, 2010 11:33 AM Eastern Daylight Time
ZURICH--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--The Board of Directors of ACE Limited (NYSE: ACE) today
declared a quarterly dividend equal to $0.33 payable on October 22, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of
business on October 1, 2010, subject to a required filing with the Swiss Commercial Register. Dividend payments
will be made in United States dollars (USD) by the company’s transfer agent.
The company’s par value is currently 31.21 Swiss francs (CHF) per share, and in connection with the dividend the
par value per share will be reduced on the record date by the CHF equivalent of $0.33 based on the USD/CHF rate
published on September 28, 2010. This will be the second of four par value reduction installments as approved by
the company’s shareholders on May 19, 2010.
Celebrating 25 years of insuring progress, the ACE Group is a global leader in insurance and reinsurance serving a
diverse group of clients. Headed by ACE Limited (NYSE:ACE), a component of the S&P 500 stock index, the
ACE Group conducts its business on a worldwide basis with operating subsidiaries in more than 50 countries.
Additional information can be found at www.acegroup.com.
Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements:
Forward-looking statements made in this press release, such as statements regarding dividend payments and
record date, reflect the company’s current views with respect to future events and are made pursuant to the
safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements involve risks
and uncertainties, which may cause actual results to differ materially from those set forth in these
statements. For example, the company’s forward-looking statements about its dividend payments could be
affected by extraordinary currency fluctuations leading to reduction in the USD value of the dividend
pursuant to the dividend cap approved by the company’s shareholders an