United Fire Group, Inc. Management to Meet With Investors and Speak at the Keefe, Bruyette & Woods 2015 Insurance Conference on September 8 and 9, 2015

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, Sept. 3, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- United Fire Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFCS) today announced that Randy A. Ramlo, President and Chief Executive Officer; Michael T. Wilkins, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer; and Dawn M. Jaffray, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; will be presenting at the Keefe, Bruyette & Woods 2015 Insurance Conference on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 11:20 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. The conference site is the Crowne Plaza Times Square Hotel, 1605 Broadway, New York, NY. In addition, Management will be conducting individual meetings with investors on Tuesday, September 8, 2015. Management of United Fire Group, Inc. will be discussing the Company's financial results and business strategies during live presentations which include a question and answer format.

A link to the live webcast of the September 9, 2015 presentation will be available on a listen-only basis. Interested parties may access the webcast on United Fire Group's website at http://ir.unitedfiregroup.com/events.cfm on the day of the presentation. The webcast will be available for replay through December 8, 2015. A copy of the presentation slides will also be available on the website at http://ir.unitedfiregroup.com/events.cfm before Management's first investor presentation at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time on September 8, 2015.

About United Fire Group, Inc.

United Fire Group, Inc., through its insurance company subsidiaries, is engaged in the business of writing property and casualty insurance, reinsurance, and life insurance as well as selling annuities.

Through its subsidiaries, United Fire Group is licensed as a property and casualty insurer in 43 states, plus the District of Columbia, and is represented by approximately 1,200 independent agencies. The United Fire pooled group is rated "A" (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company.

United Fire Group's subsidiary, United Life Insurance Company, is licensed in 37 states, represented by approximately 1,100 independent life agencies, and rated "A-" (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company.

CONTACT: Anita Novak MBA, CPCU, ARM Assistant Vice President - Investor Relations 118 Second Avenue, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401 Phone: 319.399.5251 Email: ALNovak@UnitedFireGroup.com Website: www.unitedfiregroup.com

Source:United Fire Group, Inc.