CHICAGO, Jan. 18 /CNW/ - Atlas Financial Holdings, Inc. ("Atlas" or the
"Company"; TSXV: AFH) announced today that it granted options to
purchase 369,749 ordinary shares under the Company's stock option plan,
all of which are to be granted to directors and officers. The granted
options have an exercise price of $2.00 and vest 1/4 on the grant date
and 1/4 on each of January 18, 2012, 2013 & 2014, and expire on January
Notice regarding forward-looking statements:
This release includes forward-looking statements regarding the Company
and its subsidiaries and businesses. Such statements are based on the
current expectations of the management of each entity. The
forward-looking events and circumstances discussed in this release,
including acceptance of the transaction, may not occur and could differ
materially as a result of known and unknown risk factors and
uncertainties affecting the companies, including risks regarding the
insurance industry, economic factors and the equity markets generally.
No forward-looking statement can be guaranteed. Except as required by
applicable securities laws, forward-looking statements speak only as of
the date on which they are made and the Company and its subsidiaries
undertake no obligation to publicly update or revise any
forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information,
future events, or otherwise.
The primary business of Atlas is commercial automobile insurance in the
United States, with a niche market orientation and focus on insurance
for the "light" commercial automobile sector including taxi cabs, non
emergency paratransit, limousine/livery and business auto. The business
of Atlas is carried on through its subsidiaries American Country
Insurance Company and American Service Insurance Company, Inc.
Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as
that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
SOURCE Atlas Financial Holdings, Inc.
For further information:
Scott Wollney, Chief Executive Officer of Atlas Financial Holdings, Inc. at 847-700-8600.