AGO - Assured Guaranty Ltd.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD

Assured Guaranty Ltd.

30 Woodbourne Avenue
Hamilton HM 08

SectorFinancial Services
IndustryInsurance - Specialty
Full Time Employees312

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Dominic John FredericoDeputy Chairman, Pres & CEO5.91M8.33M1953
Mr. Robert Adam BailensonCFO & Chief Accounting Officer2.96M484.22k1966
Ms. Gon Ling ChowGen. Counsel & Sec.2.33M195.03k1971
Mr. Russell Brown Brewer IIChief Surveillance Officer2.39M689.37k1957
Mr. Kurt VandenbergChief Information OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Assured Guaranty Ltd., through its subsidiaries, provides credit protection products to public finance, infrastructure, and structured finance markets in the United States and internationally. It offers financial guaranty insurance that protects holders of debt instruments and other monetary obligations from defaults in scheduled payments. The company insures various debt obligations, including bonds issued by the United States state or municipal governmental authorities; and notes issued to finance infrastructure projects. It also insures and reinsures various types of the U.S. public finance obligations, such as general obligation, tax-backed, municipal utility, transportation, healthcare, higher education, infrastructure, housing revenue, investor-owned utility, and other public finance bonds; and various types of non-United States public finance obligations comprising infrastructure finance, regulated utilities, pooled infrastructure, and other public finance obligations. In addition, the company insures and reinsures various types of the U.S. and non-U.S. Structured finance obligations, including pooled corporate obligations, residential mortgage-backed securities, insurance securitization obligations, consumer receivables securities, financial products, commercial receivables securities, and other structured finance securities. It markets its financial guaranty insurance directly to issuers and underwriters of public finance and structured finance securities, as well as to investors in such obligations. The company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda.

Corporate Governance

Assured Guaranty Ltd.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 3.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.