Arch Capital Group and Arch MI Announce Contribution to the Mortgage Bankers Association Opens Doors Foundation

Arch Recognized as “Opens Doors Foundation Guardian” for Assisting
Families with Critically Ill or Injured Children Make Mortgage Payments

WALNUT CREEK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Arch Capital Group Ltd. and Arch Mortgage Insurance Company (“Arch MI”),
a leading provider of private mortgage insurance and a wholly owned
subsidiary of Arch Capital Group Ltd., today announced a major
contribution to help families with a critically ill or injured child
make their mortgage or rent payment. The contribution is in support of
The Mortgage Bankers Association Opens Doors Foundation (“MBA Opens
Doors”), a non-profit organization developed to help individuals and
families facing housing challenges associated with the significant cost
of medical care for a seriously ill or injured child.

“We believe in helping families realize the dream of homeownership and
are pleased to support a foundation that aligns with Arch MI’s culture
and its focus on the value of family. The Opens Doors Foundation and its
mission to provide assistance to families with critically ill or injured
children, allowing them to take unpaid leave from work and spend
precious time together without jeopardizing their homes, reflects the
essence of our own mission,” said Andrew Rippert, Chief Executive
Officer of Global Mortgage at Arch Capital Group, parent of Arch MI.

Arch MI and its parent organization, Arch Capital Group Ltd., are active
participants in the nation’s housing finance system and are focused on
expanding sustainable homeownership for American families. Arch MI’s
mission is to protect lenders against credit risk, while extending the
possibility of responsible homeownership to qualified borrowers.

“We are very pleased to make this contribution to MBA Opens Doors
Foundation to help ease the financial burdens families face when
confronted with a child’s medical crisis,” said David Gansberg, Chief
Executive Officer of Arch MI. “Opens Doors can relieve the financial
stress related to a parent’s housing situation during this very
emotional and challenging time, allowing families to focus on their
children’s care and recovery.”

ABOUT ARCH MORTGAGE INSURANCE COMPANY

Arch Capital Group Ltd.’s U.S. mortgage insurance operation, Arch MI, is
a leading provider of private insurance covering mortgage credit risk.
Headquartered in Walnut Creek, CA, Arch MI’s mission is to protect
lenders against credit risk, while extending the possibility of
responsible homeownership to qualified borrowers. Arch MI’s flagship
mortgage insurer, Arch Mortgage Insurance Company, is licensed to write
mortgage insurance in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and
Puerto Rico. For more information, please visit archmi.com.

Contacts

Arch Mortgage Insurance Company
Bill Horning, 925-658-6193
or
Weber
Shandwick
Katharine Carver, 212-445-8210