Press Release

United Insurance Holdings Corp. Previews Q2-2020 Estimated Catastrophe Losses

Company Release - 7/2/2020 4:02 PM ET

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- United Insurance Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: UIHC) (UPC Insurance or the Company), a property and casualty insurance holding company, today announced estimated catastrophe losses incurred during the second quarter ending June 30, 2020 of approximately $30 million before income taxes (approximately $23 million after tax) net of expected reinsurance recoveries. The Company’s second quarter catastrophe losses included claims from 15 new catastrophe events assigned serial numbers by Property Claims Services (PCS) and 3 new named tropical windstorms.

About UPC Insurance

Founded in 1999, UPC Insurance is an insurance holding company that sources, writes and services personal and commercial residential property and casualty insurance policies using a group of wholly owned insurance subsidiaries and one majority owned insurance subsidiary through a variety of distribution channels. The Company currently writes policies in Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Rhode Island, South Carolina and Texas. From its headquarters in St. Petersburg, UPC Insurance's team of dedicated professionals manages a completely integrated insurance company, including sales, underwriting, customer service and claims.

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United Insurance Holdings Corp.
Jessica Strathman
Director of Financial Reporting
(727) 895-7737 / jstrathman@upcinsurance.com

INVESTOR RELATIONS:
The Equity Group
Adam Prior
Senior Vice-President
(212) 836-9606 / aprior@equityny.com

Source: United Insurance Holdings Corp.