AXA completes the acquisition of SulAmérica Companhia de Seguros Gerais for Euro 31 million

PARIS, 29-12-2015 — /EuropaWire/ — AXA announced today that it had completed the acquisition of SulAmérica Companhia de Seguros Gerais, the Large Industrial and Commercial risks insurance subsidiary of SulAmérica S.A., for a total consideration of BRL 135 million (or ca. Euro 31 million¹).

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Link to the press release announcing the transaction on May 22, 2015: AXA to accelerate in Brazil through the acquisition of the P&C large commercial risks insurance subsidiary of SulAmérica

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¹EUR 1 = BRL 4.3276 as of December 25, 2015; Source: Bloomberg

SOURCE: AXA

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