Aegon at a glance

Brands and markets

Asia

We operate through three major joint ventures in China, India, and Japan, as well as the pan-Asian operations of Transamerica Life Bermuda (serving affluent and high net worth individuals) and Aegon Insights (our leading specialist in direct marketing).

Americas

Operating under the prominent Transamerica brand, the US is our largest market, generating almost two-thirds of our earnings. Transamerica is among the top ten largest providers of pensions, variable annuities, individual universal life and individual term life in the US.

Europe

While we operate in ten countries in Europe: The Netherlands, the UK, six Central and Eastern European markets, Spain and Portugal.

Aegon's global businesses

Global

Aegon operates a number of international asset management and reinsurance businesses, such as Aegon Asset Management and its subsidiaries, and Blue Square Re.

Governance

Management Board

The ten members of Aegon’s Management Board work alongside the Executive Board, and help oversee operational issues and the implementation of Aegon’s strategy.

Supervisory Board

The Supervisory Board oversees the management of the Executive Board and the overall course of the company’s business and strategy.

Strategy

Loyal customers

We've set the goal to become closer to our customers – or, as we call it, to become truly customer-centric.

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Operational Excellence

We have made significant progress in improving the quality of our products and services, in line with our customers’ needs.

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Optimized Portfolio

Given current economic conditions, we have made clear strategic decisions about which business lines are key to long-term growth.

More about optimized portfolio

Key figures

€48bln

Paid out

The amount we paid out in customer claims, benefits and plan withdrawals in 2017

26million

Customers

We serve almost 26 million customers worldwide, mainly through our primary brands, Aegon and Transamerica.

200yrs

History

Aegon’s roots date back to the first half of the 19th century

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