EMERYVILLE, CA--(Marketwired - March 02, 2016) - National Mortgage Insurance Corporation (National MI), a subsidiary of NMI Holdings, Inc., (NASDAQ: NMIH) announces it has promoted Mark Daly to senior vice president, national accounts. Daly was promoted from his position of vice president, national accounts.

Daly has over 30 years of mortgage banking and mortgage insurance industry experience as a senior sales leader. He joined National MI in 2013. Earlier in his career, he held managerial positions in sales at mortgage lending and private mortgage insurance companies.

"Mark has demonstrated exceptional leadership with a proven ability to build and manage a powerful sales force," said Michael J. Dirrane, chief sales officer with National MI. "Under his guidance, I believe our talented national sales team will continue to nurture relationships with our current lender clients and build new lender relationships, as National MI remains on track with its expansion efforts."

"I'm excited to be named senior vice president, and look forward to continuing my work with National MI's impressive sales team," Daly said.

About National MI
National Mortgage Insurance Corporation (National MI), a subsidiary of NMI Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: NMIH), is a U.S.-based, private mortgage insurance company enabling low down payment borrowers to realize home ownership while protecting lenders and investors against losses related to a borrower's default. To learn more, please visit www.nationalmi.com.

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Contact Information:

Press Contact
Mary McGarity
Strategic Vantage Mortgage Public Relations
(203) 513-2721

Investor Contact
John M. Swenson
Vice President, Investor Relations and Treasury
(510) 788-8417