At a glance

Aegon is one of the world's leading providers of life insurance, pensions and asset management. Our Dutch roots date back almost 200 years. Today, we have operations in over 20 countries, including the USA where we're known as Transamerica.

Aegon's history

Aegon's history dates back for almost two centuries, however Aegon as we know it today was founded in 1983 following the merger of two Dutch insurance companies, AGO and Ennia. Today, Aegon is one of the top-10 largest insurance companies in the world. You can find out more in the company presentation (PDF) or by checking out the sections below.

Our history

Aegon's customers

About 28,000 Aegon employees help over 26 million customers take responsibility for their financial future. As of December 2017, we managed more than EUR 817 billion of revenue-generting investments..

Serving our customers

Aegon's strategy

Our purpose is to help people achieve a lifetime of financial security. We're committed to acting responsibly and to creating positive impact for our stakeholders through our business and investment activities. Our ambition is to be a trusted partner for financial solutions at every stage of life.

Our strategy

Aegon's markets

Aegon operates in over 20 countries in Europe, Asia and the Americas. Our main global brands are Aegon and Transamerica, together with Aegon Asset Management, Blue Square Re and Transamerica Ventures. 

Our brands and markets

Financial stability

Listed on the Amsterdam and New York stock exchanges, Aegon has A-level ratings from the three main credit rating agencies.

Financial ratings