American Financial Group Inc. will Release 2001 First Quarter Results and Hold a Conference Call and Webcast

Apr 23, 2001, 01:00 ET from American Financial Group, Inc.

    CINCINNATI, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- American
 Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:   AFG) expects to release its 2001 first quarter
 results on Thursday, April 26, 2001, before 9:00am EST.  The earnings release
 will be available shortly thereafter on AFG's website at
 http://www.amfnl.com .
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19990909/AFGLOGO )
     In conjunction with its earnings release, AFG will hold a conference call
 to discuss first quarter 2001 results at 2:00 p.m. EST that afternoon.  There
 are two alternative communication modes available to listen to the call.
 
     Over the Telephone
     Telephone access will be available by dialing 1-800-289-0518. Please dial
 in 5 to 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. A replay of the call
 will also be available two hours following the completion of the call, at
 around 4:00 p.m. EST and will run until 8:00 p.m. EST on Wednesday, May 2,
 2001.  To listen to the replay, dial 888-203-1112 and provide the confirmation
 code 648307.
 
     Live on the Internet
     The conference call will also be broadcast live over the Internet. To
 listen to the call via the Internet, go to AFG's website, www.amfnl.com , and
 follow the instructions at the Webcast link.  The archived webcast will be
 available immediately after the call on AFG's website until Wednesday, May 2,
 2001 at 11:59 p. m. EST.
     (Minimum Requirements to listen to broadcast: The RealPlayer software,
 downloadable free from www.real.com/products/player/index.html , and at least
 a 14.4Kbps connection to the Internet.  If you experience problems listening
 to the broadcast, send an email to webmaster@vdat.com .)
 
     CONTACT:  Peggy Bepler
               Investor Relations
               pbepler@gaic.com
               513-579-6739
 
     Certain statements may be made on the conference call that may be
 considered "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of
 the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of
 1934. Actual results could differ materially from any predictions that may be
 made. Additional information regarding factors that could cause such
 differences appear in the press release.
 
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SOURCE American Financial Group, Inc.
    CINCINNATI, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- American
 Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:   AFG) expects to release its 2001 first quarter
 results on Thursday, April 26, 2001, before 9:00am EST.  The earnings release
 will be available shortly thereafter on AFG's website at
 http://www.amfnl.com .
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19990909/AFGLOGO )
     In conjunction with its earnings release, AFG will hold a conference call
 to discuss first quarter 2001 results at 2:00 p.m. EST that afternoon.  There
 are two alternative communication modes available to listen to the call.
 
     Over the Telephone
     Telephone access will be available by dialing 1-800-289-0518. Please dial
 in 5 to 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. A replay of the call
 will also be available two hours following the completion of the call, at
 around 4:00 p.m. EST and will run until 8:00 p.m. EST on Wednesday, May 2,
 2001.  To listen to the replay, dial 888-203-1112 and provide the confirmation
 code 648307.
 
     Live on the Internet
     The conference call will also be broadcast live over the Internet. To
 listen to the call via the Internet, go to AFG's website, www.amfnl.com , and
 follow the instructions at the Webcast link.  The archived webcast will be
 available immediately after the call on AFG's website until Wednesday, May 2,
 2001 at 11:59 p. m. EST.
     (Minimum Requirements to listen to broadcast: The RealPlayer software,
 downloadable free from www.real.com/products/player/index.html , and at least
 a 14.4Kbps connection to the Internet.  If you experience problems listening
 to the broadcast, send an email to webmaster@vdat.com .)
 
     CONTACT:  Peggy Bepler
               Investor Relations
               pbepler@gaic.com
               513-579-6739
 
     Certain statements may be made on the conference call that may be
 considered "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of
 the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of
 1934. Actual results could differ materially from any predictions that may be
 made. Additional information regarding factors that could cause such
 differences appear in the press release.
 
                      MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT - Click Here
                http://tbutton.prnewswire.com/prn/11690X89831086
 
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