News Release

Exchange Rate Set for ACE Limited Quarterly Dividend
Apr 7, 2009

ZURICH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As previously announced, the Board of Directors of ACE Limited (NYSE:ACE) declared a quarterly dividend of 0.30 Swiss Francs (CHF) per share, payable on April 13, 2009 to shareholders of record as of March 31, 2009. The dividend payment will be $0.26 per share, based on the USD/CHF exchange rate published on April 3, 2009, of 1.1310.

The ACE Group is a global leader in insurance and reinsurance serving a diverse group of clients. Headed by ACE Limited, the ACE Group conducts its business on a worldwide basis with operating subsidiaries in more than 50 countries. Additional information can be found at: www.acelimited.com.

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ACE Limited
Investor Contact:
Helen M. Wilson, 441-299-9283
helen.wilson@acegroup.com
or
Media Contact:
Stephen M. Wasdick, 212-827-4444
stephen.wasdick@acegroup.com