AEGON to publish preliminary Q4 results on February 17, 2009

AEGON to publish preliminary Q4 results on February 17, 2009
Full financial calendar for 2009 and 2010 also detailed.
AEGON will release estimated preliminary results for the fourth quarter of 2008 on Tuesday, February 17, 2009, at 07:30 AM CET. Complete fourth quarter and full year 2008 results will be published, as scheduled, on Thursday, March 12, […]

AEGON announces appointment of Mark Mullin as President of AEGON Americas

AEGON announces appointment of Mark Mullin as President of AEGON Americas
Alex Wynaendts, AEGON’s CEO: “Mark’s extensive knowledge of our businesses there and his strong track record will be a tremendous asset as we strengthen our position in what continues to be the world’s largest market for life insurance and pensions.”
AEGON USA Executive Vice President Mark […]

AEGON announces Jan Nooitgedagt to succeed Jos Streppel as CFO

AEGON announces Jan Nooitgedagt to succeed Jos Streppel as CFO
The Supervisory Board of AEGON N.V. will propose Jan Nooitgedagt to succeed Jos Streppel as Chief Financial Officer and a member of the Executive Board, effective April 22, 2009 at AEGON’s Annual General Meeting of Shareholders.
Mr. Streppel, who has served as CFO since 1998 and a […]

AEGON to acquire Banca Transilvania’s stake in BT AEGON

AEGON to acquire Banca Transilvania’s stake in BT AEGON
The two companies will remain partners through new distribution deal.
AEGON has agreed to acquire Banca Transilvania’s 50% shareholding in BT AEGON, the two companies’ jointly-owned Romanian pension business. AEGON will pay approximately EUR 11 million for the stake, which will give AEGON full control of the pension […]

AEGON completes acquisition of Polish pension company

AEGON completes acquisition of Polish pension company
AEGON has completed its acquisition of the Polish pension company PTE Skarbiec Emerytura SA, after receiving final regulatory approval recently. AEGON initiated the transaction in June 2007 as part of a broader strategy to strengthen the company’s businesses in Central & Eastern Europe.
“This acquisition significantly enhances our position […]

AEGON withdraws TARP application

AEGON withdraws TARP application
AEGON N.V. has informed the US Department of the Treasury that it is withdrawing its application for participation in the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP).
“AEGON has decided not to seek access to TARP funds,” said AEGON Chief Financial Officer Jos Streppel. “The ongoing steps we are taking have positioned AEGON to […]

AEGON completes EUR 3 billion capital transaction with Dutch State

AEGON completes EUR 3 billion capital transaction with Dutch State
AEGON has completed its transaction to secure EUR 3 billion in additional core capital from the Dutch State.
The terms and conditions of the transaction are identical to those indicated in the press release of October 28, 2008.
The additional resources significantly enhance AEGON’s capital buffer at a […]