Press Release

Tiptree Announces NASDAQ Listing

Company Release - 8/12/2013 6:07 PM ET

NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tiptree Financial Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: TIPT) today announced that its Class A common stock has been approved for listing on the NASDAQ Capital Market.  The Company expects the Class A common stock to begin trading under the ticker symbol "TIPT" on the NASDAQ Capital Market effective with the open of business on August 13, 2013.

"Listing on NASDAQ achieves one of the goals of the combination of the businesses of Tiptree Financial Partners, L.P. and Care Investment Trust Inc. completed on July 1, 2013 and will increase our visibility and provide our shareholders with greater liquidity and price transparency," said Geoffrey N. Kauffman, the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer.

About Tiptree Financial Inc.

Tiptree is a diversified holding company. Through its operating subsidiary, Tiptree Operating Company, LLC, Tiptree's primary focus is on four sectors of financial services: insurance and insurance services, real estate, asset management and specialty finance (including corporate, consumer and tax-exempt credit).

Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

This release contains "forward-looking statements" which involve risks, uncertainties and contingencies, many of which are beyond the Company's control, which may cause actual results, performance, or achievements to differ materially from anticipated results, performance, or achievements. All statements contained in this release that are not clearly historical in nature are forward-looking, and the words "anticipate," "believe," "estimate," "expect," "plan," "target," and similar expressions are generally intended to identify forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements about the Company's plans, objectives, expectations and intentions. There are various factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in any such forward-looking statements, many of which are beyond the Company's control, including economic, business, funding market, competitive and/or regulatory factors. Factors such as these are set forth under the captions "Forward-Looking Statements" and "Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations" (or similar captions) in the Company's most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K and its quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, and as described in the Company's other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as to the date of this release. We cannot guarantee the accuracy of any such forward-looking statements contained in this release, and the Company is under no obligation to (and expressly disclaims any such obligation to) update or alter its forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

SOURCE Tiptree Financial Inc.