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ABN AMRO Pensioeninstelling NV will be renamed to Centraal Beheer PPI following the completion of its acquisition by Achmea

(PRESS RELEASE) ZEIST, 2-Sep-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Achmea, one of the largest suppliers of financial services in the Netherlands, has announced the completion of its acquisition of ABN AMRO Pensioeninstelling NV, originally announced in May 2022. The announcement follows transaction … Read the full press release

ABN AMRO Pensioeninstelling NV wird nach Abschluss der Übernahme durch Achmea in Centraal Beheer PPI umbenannt

(PRESSEMITTEILUNG) ZEIST, 2-Sep-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Achmea, einer der größten Anbieter von Finanzdienstleistungen in den Niederlanden, hat dies bekannt gegeben den Abschluss der Übernahme von ABN AMRO Pensioeninstelling NV, die ursprünglich im Mai 2022 angekündigt wurde. Die Ankündigung erfolgt nach … Read the full press release

Walter B. Kielholz, Swiss Re’s Honorary Chairman, to receive the highest form of national recognition by the Singapore Government for non-Singaporeans

(PRESS RELEASE) SINGAPORE, 25-Aug-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Swiss Re, the world’s second-largest reinsurer, has announced that its Honorary Chairman Walter B. Kielholz will be the recepient of the 2020 Singapore Honorary Citizen Award, which is the highest form of national … Read the full press release

Walter B. Kielholz, président honoraire de Swiss Re, recevra la plus haute forme de reconnaissance nationale du gouvernement de Singapour pour les non-Singapouriens

(COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE) SINGAPORE, 25-Aug-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Swiss Re, le deuxième réassureur mondial, a annoncé que son président honoraire Walter B. Kielholz sera le récipiendaire du Singapore Honorary Citizen Award 2020, qui est la plus haute forme de reconnaissance … Read the full press release

AXA announces its Shareplan 2022 that will involve more than 112,000 employees

(PRESS RELEASE) PARIS, 22-Aug-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — AXA (EPA: CS), A French multinational insurance and asset management firm, has announced the launch of its Shareplan 2022 that will involve more than 112,000 employees across 37 countries. The firm’s employees will … Read the full press release

Zurich Insurance Group to reduce the capital intensity of its legacy life life portfolios with the divestment of its legacy traditional life insurance back book in Germany

Sale to further reduce capital intensity and exposure to interest rates Reduced sensitivity to interest rates reduces capital required to protect against volatility Transaction adds 8 percentage points to Swiss Solvency Test ratio1 Zurich in Germany to continue to invest … Read the full press release

Zurich Insurance Group reducirá la intensidad de capital de sus carteras de vida heredadas con la desinversión de su cartera de seguros de vida tradicional heredada en Alemania

Venta para reducir aún más la intensidad de capital y la exposición a tipos de interés La sensibilidad reducida a las tasas de interés reduce el capital requerido para protegerse contra la volatilidad La transacción agrega 8 puntos porcentuales al … Read the full press release

Allianz Group divests 50.1 percent of its Russian business to Interholding LLC, the owner of Russian P/C insurer Zetta Insurance

Agreement aimed at ensuring continuity for clients and employees Transaction subject to regulatory approval (PRESS RELEASE) MUNICH, 3-Jun-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Allianz Group (ETR: ALV), one of the leading integrated financial services providers worldwide, has announced the divestment of its … Read the full press release

Le groupe Allianz cède 50,1 % de ses activités russes à Interholding LLC, propriétaire de l’assureur P/C russe Zetta Insurance

Accord visant à assurer la continuité pour les clients et les employés Transaction soumise à l’approbation réglementaire (COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE) MUNICH, 3-Jun-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Groupe Allianz (ETR : ALV), l’un des leaders intégrés fournisseurs de services financiers du monde entier, … Read the full press release

Zurich Insurance Group announces its exit from the Russian insurance market

(PRESS RELEASE) ZÜRICH, 20-May-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Zurich Insurance Group (SWX: ZURN), Swiss’s largest insurer, has announced the sale of its property and casualty insurance company in Russia to some members of the local team of the unit. According to … Read the full press release

Zurich Insurance Group anuncia su salida del mercado asegurador ruso

(COMUNICADO DE PRENSA) ZÜRICH, 20-May-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Zurich Insurance Group (SWX: ZURN), la aseguradora más grande de Suiza, ha anunciado la venta de su compañía de seguros de propiedad y accidentes en Rusia a algunos miembros del equipo local … Read the full press release

Aviva Life & Pensions UK Ltd completes a £3 million buy-in transaction with the Cruden Investment Limited Retirement Benefits Scheme

(PRESS RELEASE) LONDON, 6-May-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Aviva plc (LON: AV), a British multinational insurance company, has announced that Aviva Life & Pensions UK Ltd completed a £3m buy-in transaction with the Cruden Investment Limited Retirement Benefits Scheme (the Scheme). … Read the full press release

Aviva Life & Pensions UK Ltd conclut une transaction de rachat de 3 millions de livres sterling avec le Cruden Investment Limited Retirement Benefits Scheme

(COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE) LONDON, 6-May-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Aviva plc (LON : AV), une compagnie d’assurance multinationale britannique, a annoncé qu’Aviva Life & Pensions UK Ltd a conclu une transaction de rachat de 3 millions de livres sterling avec le Cruden … Read the full press release

Venice’s landmark 500-year-old Procuratie Vecchie building opens to the public following an extensive five-year restoration work

500-year-old building becomes a global hub for social purpose An interactive exhibition connects visitors to their own character strengths Generali signs a partnership with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) (PRESS RELEASE) VENICE, 8-Apr-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Generali (BIT: G), one … Read the full press release

Le célèbre bâtiment des Procuratie Vecchie, vieux de 500 ans, ouvre ses portes au public après cinq ans de travaux de restauration

Un bâtiment vieux de 500 ans devient une plaque tournante mondiale à vocation sociale Une exposition interactive relie les visiteurs à leurs propres forces de caractère Generali signe un partenariat avec le Programme des Nations Unies pour le Développement (PNUD) … Read the full press release

SEB Venture Capital investiert in Insurely, ein schwedisches Insurtech-Unternehmen

(PRESSEMITTEILUNG) STOCKHOLM, 6-Apr-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (STO: SEB-A) (SEB), ein schwedisches Finanzunternehmen Gruppenführer auf dem nordischen Markt, hat angekündigt, dass sein Venture-Arm SEB Venture Capital in Insurely investieren wird, ein führendes schwedisches Insurtech-Unternehmen, das darauf abzielt, … Read the full press release

SEB Venture Capital to invest in Insurely, a Swedish insurtech-company

(PRESS RELEASE) STOCKHOLM, 6-Apr-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (STO: SEB-A) (SEB), a Swedish financial group leader on the Nordic market, has announced that its venture arm SEB Venture Capital will be investing in Insurely, a leading Swedish … Read the full press release

Die äußerst erfahrene CFO Charlotte Jones tritt Aviva plc als neue CFO des Versicherers bei

(PRESSEMITTEILUNG) LONDON, 4-Apr-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Das gab Aviva plc (LON: AV), ein britisches multinationales Versicherungsunternehmen, bekannt die Ernennung von Charlotte Jones zum Chief Financial Officer (CFO) und Executive Director mit Wirkung zum 5. September 2022. Charlotte kommt von RSA … Read the full press release

Highly experienced CFO Charlotte Jones joins Aviva plc as the insurer’s new CFO

(PRESS RELEASE) LONDON, 4-Apr-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Aviva plc (LON: AV), a British multinational insurance company, has announced the appointment of Charlotte Jones as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Executive Director with effect from 5 September 2022. Charlotte is … Read the full press release

Günther Thallinger, membre du conseil d’administration d’Allianz SE, l’un des experts du nouveau groupe d’experts de haut niveau des Nations Unies sur les engagements d’émissions nettes nulles des entités non étatiques (HLEG)

(COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE) MUNICH, 1-Arp-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Groupe Allianz (ETR : ALV), l’un des leaders intégrés fournisseurs de services financiers du monde entier, a annoncé que son membre du conseil d’administration, Günther Thallinger, est l’un des experts du nouveau groupe … Read the full press release

Günther Thallinger, Allianz SE Board Member, one of the experts in the UN’s newly launched High-Level Expert Group on the Net-Zero Emissions Commitments of Non-State Entities (HLEG)

(PRESS RELEASE) MUNICH, 1-Arp-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Allianz Group (ETR: ALV), one of the leading integrated financial services providers worldwide, has announced that its Board Member Günther Thallinger is one of the experts in the UN’s newly launched High-Level Expert … Read the full press release

Vienna Insurance Group AG fonderà una nuova società di assistenza in Serbia chiamata Global Assistance Belgrad

(COMUNICATO STAMPA) VIENNA, 28-Mar-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Vienna Insurance Group AG Wiener Versicherung Gruppe (VIE: VIG), uno dei più grandi gruppi assicurativi internazionali nell’Europa centrale e orientale, ha annunciato il suo piano per costituire nell’aprile 2022 una nuova società di … Read the full press release

Vienna Insurance Group AG to establish a new assistance company in Serbia called Global Assistance Belgrad

(PRESS RELEASE) VIENNA, 28-Mar-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Vienna Insurance Group AG Wiener Versicherung Gruppe (VIE: VIG), one of the largest international insurance groups in Central and Eastern Europe, has announced its plan to establish in April 2022 a new assistance … Read the full press release

Ende des Aktienrückkaufprogramms der Sampo-Gruppe: 17.128.505 eigene Aktien im Berichtszeitraum zurückgekauft

(PRESSEMITTEILUNG) HELSINKI, 28-Mar-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Die Sampo Group (HEL: SAMPO), eine finnische Finanz- und Versicherungsgruppe, hat den Abschluss ihres Aktienrückkaufprogramms am 25. März 2022 bekannt gegeben.   Ursprünglich angekündigt auf 4. Oktober 2021 wurden im Rahmen des Aktienrückkaufprogramms der … Read the full press release

End of Sampo Group share buyback programme: 17,128,505 own shares repurchased during the period

(PRESS RELEASE) HELSINKI, 28-Mar-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Sampo Group (HEL: SAMPO), a Finnish financial and insurance group, has announced the completion of its share buyback programme on 25 March 2022.  Originally announced on 4 October 2021, the company’s share buyback … Read the full press release

Allianz Ayudhya Assurance PCL, filiale du groupe Allianz, étend sa part de marché sur le marché de l’assurance maladie en Thaïlande en reprenant Aetna Thailand

(COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE) MUNICH, 24-Mar-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Allianz Group (ETR : ALV), l’un des principaux fournisseurs de services financiers intégrés au monde, a annoncé que sa filiale en Thaïlande, Allianz Ayudhya Capital PCL (AYUD), l’une des principales compagnies d’assurance thaïlandaises … Read the full press release

Allianz Ayudhya Assurance PCL, part of Allianz Group, expands its market share on the health insurance market in Thailand by taking over Aetna Thailand

(PRESS RELEASE) MUNICH, 24-Mar-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Allianz Group (ETR: ALV), one of the leading integrated financial services providers worldwide, has announced that its subsidiary in Thailand Allianz Ayudhya Capital PCL (AYUD), one of Thailand’s leading insurance companies listed at … Read the full press release

Allianz European Infrastructure Fund II, axé sur les infrastructures essentielles en Europe, clôture sa première tranche de 880 millions d’euros

Le fonds, qui a été lancé en décembre 2021, permet aux investisseurs institutionnels d’investir aux côtés d’Allianz dans des actions d’infrastructure. L’accent est mis sur les infrastructures essentielles en Europe. Allianz European Infrastructure Fund II (AEIF II) a été lancé … Read the full press release

Allianz European Infrastructure Fund II, focused on essential infrastructure in Europe, closes its first EUR 880 million

The fund, which was launched in December 2021, allows institutional investors to invest alongside Allianz in infrastructure equity. The investment focus is on essential infrastructure in Europe. Allianz European Infrastructure Fund II (AEIF II) was launched in December 2021 The … Read the full press release

Leadership changes at Swiss Re in Asia and North America

(COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE) ZÜRICH, 18-Mar-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Swiss Re, le deuxième réassureur mondial, a annoncé deux nouvelles nominations en Asie et en Amérique du Nord. Ivan Gonzalez a été nommé CEO Reinsurance China et China Country President avec effet … Read the full press release