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Assurant to Participate in Conference Call on Lender-Placed Insurance

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Assurant to Participate in Conference Call on Lender-Placed Insurance13:42 EST Wednesday, November 10, 2010NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Assurant, Inc. ("Assurant") (NYSE: AIZ), a premier provider of specialty insurance and insurance-related products and services, will participate in a conference call co-hosted by Sterne Agee & Leach to discuss Assurant Specialty Property's lender-placed insurance business today, Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010, at 2:00 p.m. ET. Gene E. Mergelmeyer, president and chief executive officer, Assurant Specialty Property, and Melissa Kivett, senior vice president, investor relations, Assurant, will address questions about the company's lender-placed insurance business.Investors and analysts are invited to listen to the live conference call by dialing (866) 521-5401 (toll-free domestic), or (904) 596-2360 (international). Please call to register at least 10 minutes before the conference call begins. The call will be facilitated by John Nadel, managing director, equity research, Sterne Agee & Leach.Assurant is a premier provider of specialized insurance products and related services in North America and select worldwide markets.  Its four key businesses -- Assurant Solutions, Assurant Specialty Property, Assurant Health, and Assurant Employee Benefits -- partner with clients who are leaders in their industries and build leadership positions in a number of specialty insurance market segments worldwide.Assurant, a Fortune 500 company and a member of the S&P 500, is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol AIZ. Assurant has more than $27 billion in assets and $8 billion in annual revenue. www.assurant.comSOURCE Assurant, Inc.For further information: Media: Vera Carley, Director, Media Relations and Financial Communications, +1-212-859-7002, Fax: +1-212-859-5893,; Investor Relations: Melissa Kivett, Senior Vice President, Investor Relations, +1-212-859-7029, Fax: +1-212-859-5893,, or Brian D. Koppy, Vice President, Investor Relations, +1-212-859-7197, Fax: +1-212-859-5893,