Allegion Board Increases Quarterly Dividend by 29%

(NYSE: ALLE), a leading global security products and solutions
provider, today announced that its board of directors declared a
quarterly dividend of $0.27 per ordinary share of the company, an
increase of 29 percent.

Our action reflects Allegion’s continued commitment to drive
sustainable shareholder returns,” said David D. Petratis, Allegion
chairman, president and CEO. “The large increase in the dividend conveys
our confidence in the company’s long-term cash flow prospects. In
addition, this action supports the company’s balanced capital allocation
strategy, including organic growth investments, accretive acquisitions
and shareholder distributions. It also shows the board’s support of our
plan to return cash to shareholders in the form of dividends above our
annual earnings growth rate.”

The dividend is payable on March 29, 2019, to shareholders of record on
March 15, 2019.

About Allegion

Allegion (NYSE: ALLE) is a global pioneer in safety and security, with
leading brands like CISA®, Interflex®, LCN®,
Schlage®, SimonsVoss® and Von Duprin®. Focusing
on security around the door and adjacent areas, Allegion produces a
range of solutions for homes, businesses, schools and other
institutions. Allegion had annual revenues of $2.4 billion in 2017, with
products sold in almost 130 countries.

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27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities
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Form 10-K for the year ended Dec. 31, 2017, Form 10-Q for the quarters
ended March 31, 2018, June 30, 2018, and Sept. 30, 2018, and in its
other SEC filings. The company undertakes no obligation to update these
forward-looking statements.


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Corporate Communications

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