Who we areAegon at a glance

Aegon is one of the world's leading providers of life insurance, pensions and asset management. Our purpose is to help people achieve a lifetime of financial security.

Our roots date back to over 175 years ago. Today, we operate in over 20 countries, including the United States, where we are known as Transamerica. Our head office is in The Hague, the Netherlands.

We are committed to helping our customers achieve a healthy and financially secure future. This commitment requires a sustainable, long-term-oriented business that takes our customers, the environment and the communities where we are active, into consideration.

29.9

million customers

23.5K

colleagues in 20 countries

2main brands

Aegon and Transamerica

Our history

From helping Dutch people secure funds to bury their loves ones back in 1844, to serving almost 30 million people across the globe in 2020.

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Our businesses

Aegon has businesses across 20 countries in Europe, Asia and the Americas. Read more for an overview of our divisions. 


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Our strategy

Our strategy is to reallocate capital towards attractive and profitable business opportunities by building on a number of global societal, macroeconomic and technological trends, and evolving our operating model. 

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Our customers

Our purpose of helping people achieve a lifetime of financial security is brought to life by meeting and exceeding our customers' expectations. 


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Did you know? 

Bank of Italy, a predecessor of Transamerica, was one of the first banks to issue loans to help rebuild San Francisco after the fire of 1906.

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In the midst of the corona crisis, we donated half a million dollars to Direct Relief, providing protective gear to front-line healthcare workers.

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Aegon's art collection includes 1,100 paintings, sculptures and other works.

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