MILWAUKEE, June 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MGIC Investment Corporation's (NYSE: MTG) shareholders today approved an amendment to the Articles of Incorporation that increases the number of authorized Common Stock from 680,000,000 to 1,000,000,000 shares by a vote of approximately 96% of the votes cast.
Background information on this matter is available in MGIC's May 24, 2013 Proxy Statement, an electronic version of which can be found on MGIC's investor website, http://mtg.mgic.com.
MGIC, the principal subsidiary of MGIC Investment Corporation, is the nation's largest private mortgage insurer as measured by $159.5 billion primary insurance in force covering 1.0 million mortgages as of March 31, 2013. MGIC serves lenders throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, and other locations helping families achieve homeownership sooner by making affordable low-down payment mortgages a reality.
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