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Global, May 13, 2016

Winning formula: Aegon Analytical Academy

CEO Alex Wynaendts presents at Aegon Analytics Academy A year since launch, the Aegon Analytical Academy, an international program to develop leading data analytics capabilities, is set to continue. Data analytics has been identified by Aegon as key to supporting the company strategy.

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Global, March 16, 2016

Aegon calls for fewer constraints on sustainable investments

Sun panel fitter on roof Commenting on the transition from a fossil-fuel based economy to a more sustainable energy system, Aegon CEO, Alex Wynaendts said, "I believe we're on the right track, but the process needs to be faster."

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Press Release, February 19, 2016

Aegon reports net income of EUR 478 million in the fourth quarter of 2015

Aegon logo Q4/FY 2015 Results | AEX:AGN | NYSE:AEG

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India, February 16, 2016

Micro pensions in India

Pensioners in India benefitting from micro pensions Aegon is helping India’s working poor avoid the old-age poverty trap. Micro pensions, designed to help people prepare for when they are too old and frail to work is, in fact, something of a ‘big deal’.

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Hungary, February 9, 2016

VoiceAnalytics help create a positive customer experience

Aegon Hungary Customer Service Employee Analyses a Voice Analytics report In a bid to optimize customer experience, Aegon Hungary has introduced VoiceAnalytics to detect the emotions of its call centre agents and customers.

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Hong Kong, February 2, 2016

Asia employees tackle waste and hunger in Hong Kong

Food Angel Logo Around 3,600 tons of quality food is wasted in Hong Kong every day, a city where almost one million people live in poverty. Our employees in Hong Kong, worked with local charity FoodAngel to help combat the problem.

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India, February 1, 2016

Aegon Life's new campaign is 'simply' effective

Close up of a hipster's face Aegon Life (India) has launched a new integrated marketing campaign that focuses on simplicity and the ease of buying its products. In just one week, the online version of the commercial has already received over a million views.

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Global, January 28, 2016

Workers’ Vision of a Flexible Retirement Requires Support From Employers

Cover of New Flexible Retirement Report New research highlights opportunity to make retirement more affordable and achievable for all.

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Global, January 28, 2016

How does it feel to be old?

Young women wearing age simulation suit This week, Aegon's Center for Longevity and Retirement surprised Ishani Mukerji on her 24th birthday. Dressed in an age-simulation suit, which added years to her actual age, we asked her to carry out a number of ever day tasks.

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The Netherlands, January 21, 2016

Aegon hosts 'best of' International Pride Photo Awards

Pride Photo Award Aegon Invitation This month, Aegon hosted the 'best of' the International Pride Photo Awards exhibition at its Head Office in The Hague. The event was organized by members of Aegon's LGBT employee network as a celebration of inclusion in the company.

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The Netherlands, January 21, 2016

Aegon takes stake in FinTech startup

Young fintech entrepreneurs Aegon the Netherlands has taken a minority stake in Newest Industry, a FinTech startup that develops customer-friendly software.

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The Netherlands, January 19, 2016

Aegon the Netherlands sells commercial line non-life business to Allianz

City skyline Aegon the Netherlands today announced the sale of its commercial line non-life business to Allianz Benelux, which includes the proxy and co-insurance run-off portfolios.

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Indonesia, January 18, 2016

Doubling sales through data

Lady in head scarf on telephone PT. Aegon Marketing Services Indonesia (AMSI), part of Aegon Direct and Affinity Marketing Services (ADAMS), has applied ‘customer insight’ to double a client’s telemarketing sales.

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Press Release, January 13, 2016

Aegon to increase profitability and capital returns

Aegon logo Strategy update and 2018 financial targets presented at Analyst & Investor Conference

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Japan, January 6, 2016

Aegon Japan leads same-sex recognition

Two Japanese men on sofa Aegon Sony Life Insurance Company (ASLIC) joins a first wave of insurers to recognize same-sex partnerships in Japan.

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Press Release, January 5, 2016

Aegon appoints Mark Bloom as Global Chief Technology Officer

Aegon logo Aegon today announces the appointment of Mark Bloom (American) to succeed Brenda Clancy (American) as Global Chief Technology Officer and a member of the Management Committee, effective February 1, 2016.

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Global, January 4, 2016

Aegon invests €45 million in German wind park

Wind farm Aegon Asset Management (AAM) has invested €45 million in an offshore wind farm as part of its commitment to a low carbon energy future.

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Global, December 22, 2015

Aegon commits to action against climate change

Paris Pledge Logo Following last week’s global climate summit in Paris, where governments adopted the world’s first universal climate change accord, Aegon signed the Paris Pledge for Action, together with more than 500 businesses and investors.

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December 21, 2015

Investment TV: December Economic Update

Aegon's Chief Investment Strategist In this December update, Olaf van den Heuvel, Chief Investment Strategist at Aegon Asset Management, takes a look at the current state of the economy and provides his thoughts on the direction it will take in 2016.

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Thailand, December 14, 2015

ADAMS Thailand supports local Thai school children

Bang Wang Jorakee School in Samut Sakorn province As part of their Corporate Social Responsibility program, Aegon Direct & Affinity Marketing Services Thailand (ADAMS), is helping improve children's futures through their commitment to education.

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Global, December 11, 2015

Aegon joins call for action on climate change

Wind turbines and solar panels in a field Aegon CEO Alex Wynaendts has backed a call for European governments, and the European Commission, currently meeting in Paris, to make a “strong and ambitious response to climate change”.

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India, December 7, 2015

Aegon increases stake in its Indian life insurance joint venture

Aegon Life Logo Aegon has increased its investment in Aegon Religare Life Insurance Company Ltd. (“ARLI”) from 26% to 49%. The transaction was completed with Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. (“BCCL”).

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Global, December 3, 2015

Disability inclusion is a mindset, not a numbers game

Aegon employee Arjan with just 20% sight Aegon has achieved one of the primary goals of the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities this year: Awareness.

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United States, December 2, 2015

Expectations Exceed Retiree Realities

Retired lady The Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies* (TCRS) today releases a new study which compares the retirement expectations of workers aged fifty and over with the actual experiences of retirees.

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The Hague, November 26, 2015

New country, new challenge

Tom Grondin, Aegon Chief Risk Officer After 12 years as Aegon’s Chief Risk Officer, Tom Grondin will be taking on a new challenge as Chief Financial Officer for Asia. Before he leaves for Hong-Kong, we asked him to reflect on his time with Aegon.

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Press Release, November 24, 2015

Aegon successfully places inaugural EUR 750 million Conditional Pass-Through Covered Bond

Aegon logo Today, Aegon Bank N.V. priced its inaugural 5-year, EUR 750 million Conditional Pass Through Covered Bonds at 8 basis points over mid swaps resulting in an effective yield of 0.267%.

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Press Release, November 24, 2015

Aegon appoints Allegra van Hövell-Patrizi as Chief Risk Officer

Aegon logo Aegon today announces the appointment of Allegra van Hövell-Patrizi (41, Italian) as Chief Risk Officer and member of the Management Board, effective as of January 1, 2016.

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The Netherlands, November 20, 2015

Aegon tops sector in Netherlands’ Transparency Benchmark

Best LGBT employer logo The Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs has scored Aegon 185 out of 200 in its Transparency Benchmark, making Aegon the 12th most transparent company in sustainability reporting, and top ranking in the financial services industry.

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USA, November 18, 2015

Transamerica among Best Places to Work for LGBT Employees

Corporate Equality Index Badge In the 2016 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), Transamerica, Aegon's popular brand in North America, scored 90 out of a possible 100. The 2016 CEI rated a total of 1,027 businesses in the report.

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The Netherlands, November 16, 2015

Knab offers innovative mortgage solution for self employed

Knab Financial Marketing Award 2015 Today, Aegon's online bank, Knab, launched a new mortgage that provides a solution for many of the Netherlands' 800,000 self-employed.

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Press Release, November 12, 2015

Aegon reports third quarter 2015 results

Aegon logo Q3 2015 Results | AEX:AGN | NYSE:AEG

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The Netherlands, November 10, 2015

The Happy Homemaker

Homemaker Rosalie on her wedding day On paper, Rosalie is an ordinary housewife. She is married and a parent. And like the majority of homemakers worldwide, she is dependent upon her husband for financial support. But that’s on paper.

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United States, November 9, 2015

Transamerica Launches FastTrack Retirement Offering for Smaller Companies

Transamerica Retirement Solutions Logo Transamerica Retirement Solutions, one of Aegon's businesses in North America, has launched a new 401(k) retirement plan that offers large-plan features to smaller businesses and their employees.

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Slovakia, November 3, 2015

Aegon Slovakia adapts award-winning Spanish campaign

Screenshot from TV commercial featuring little girl This week, Aegon Slovakia aired an adapted version of Aegon Spain’s award-winning television campaign - Mi Pequeña (My little girl). The commercial will be used to promote Aegon Slovakia’s newly designed life insurance for children.

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Press Release, November 3, 2015

Aegon designated a global systemically important insurer

Aegon Logo The Financial Stability Board today announced that it has designated Aegon as one of a group of nine global systemically important insurers (G-SII).

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Asia, October 28, 2015

GoBear comparison site starts Asian expansion

Go Bear Logo Aegon joint venture GoBear, the first independent comparison website for insurance and financial products in Asia, has extended its reach to Thailand.

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Global, October 20, 2015

There's more to retirement planning than clairvoyance

Alison Bullock Headshot When Alison Bullock was 29, she went to see a clairvoyant. It was on her bucket list of things to do before she turned 30. He told her that either she would have major plumbing problems at her house or that she was pregnant with a boy.

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Germany, October 20, 2015

Aegon expands investment in Germany’s leading consumer loan platform

Transamerica Venture Fund infographic Germany’s leading online peer-to-peer loan marketplace, auxmoney, has entered a partnership with Aegon Bank. Its platform provides a unique solution to connect and facilitate retail-focused loans directly between borrowers and lenders.

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United Kingdom, October 19, 2015

Aegon UK enters discretionary fund management partnership with Brewin Dolphin

Brewin Dolphin logo Aegon UK has entered a discretionary fund management (DFM) partnership with Brewin Dolphin on the Aegon Retirement Choices (ARC) platform, in a move to offer wider choice for advisers and their clients.

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The Netherlands, October 14, 2015

Aegon among top five multinational employers in The Netherlands

Best employer 2015 logo Aegon in the Netherlands has been named as one of the best employers in the country by Effectory and Intermediair. Aegon took fifth position in the multinational companies category for the second year in a row.

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Press Release, October 14, 2015

Aegon completes share buyback program

Aegon Logo Aegon has completed the share buyback program announced on September 15, 2015. This program neutralized the dilutive effect of the 2015 interim dividend paid in shares.

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Hungary, October 13, 2015

Aegon launches next generation car insurance

smartCASCO car insurance logo With Aegon Hungary’s innovative new smartCASCO car insurance, customers switch between a lower premium to cover the vehicle when parked, and a higher rate whilst driving. This revolutionary approach offers cost savings of up to 50%.

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Spain, October 7, 2015

Aegon Spain launches independent broker

Aegon Activos Logo Aegon Spain has received authorization from the Spanish National Securities Market Commission (CNMV) to launch a new independent broker service, Aegon Activos.

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Scotland, October 6, 2015

Aegon sponsors Scottish Thistles netball team

Scottish Thistles Netball Team Kames Capital, Aegon’s specialist investment management business, based in Edinburgh and London, have become the latest sponsor of the Scottish national netball team, the Scottish Thistles.

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Global, October 1, 2015

International Day of Older Persons: How to Thrive in Your 60s and Beyond

Retired man looking at tablet computer With life expectancy at a record high - 79 in the US, 81 in the UK - you may have longer than planned to complete your bucket list. Today's International Day of Older Persons, is a great opportunity to reflect on your golden years.

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Press Release, September 25, 2015

Aegon acquires Mercer’s US defined contribution record-keeping business

Aegon Logo Deal strengthens Transamerica’s retirement platform and adds USD 71 billion in assets under administration.

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The Netherlands, September 23, 2015

Aegon Kid's Council talks about retirement

Child from Aegon's Kids Council talking about retirement In 2015, Aegon established a Kid's Council to provide input on everything from strategic issues to products. Children's opinions are not restricted by pre-conceptions, so their approach to a new subject can be extremely innovative.

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UK, Netherlands, September 22, 2015

Putting our customer experience to the test

Customer in front of eye-tracking monitor Understanding financial issues is never going to be easy. But at Aegon, we like to think we’re making our products simpler and explanations clearer. We don’t, however, just rely on our intuition.

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Global, September 16, 2015

Careers in a world without borders

Sheau Chong, Aegon The digital space has created a world without borders. These days, an idea sparked in New York today, can become a reality in London within the week. To stay ahead companies must look beyond country borders.

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Press Release, September 15, 2015

Aegon announces stock fraction and repurchase of shares to neutralize interim stock dividend

Aegon logo Shareholders were given the opportunity to choose between receiving the 2015 interim dividend of EUR 0.12 per common share in cash or in stock. 43% of shareholders elected to receive the stock dividend.

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USA, September 14, 2015

Homemaker Debbie leaves the American dream behind her

Homemaker Debbie Last week, we visited Debbie in her new home. She looked like the famous 1930s actress, Marlene Dietrich, sitting on her front porch, her head tilted back dramatically...

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Global, September 11, 2015

Aegon receives its highest-ever score in Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

Cartoon from Aegon 2014 Review With an increase of one point in the 2015 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices assessment by RobecoSAM, Aegon not only achieved its highest ever score, but outperformed 94% of the companies in our sector.

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Global, September 8, 2015

A step forward for our carbon footprint

Girl watching sunset Companies like Aegon have a comparatively small carbon footprint, with their paperless, energy-efficient offices. But with around 650 billion euros invested on behalf of clients, what about Aegon's indirect carbon footprint?

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Global, September 3, 2015

New research exposes retirement risks faced by homemakers

Homemakers retirement report Homemakers are not off the hook in terms of saving and planning for retirement. New research from Aegon exposes retirement risks faced by homemakers and offers recommendations.

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USA, September 3, 2015

A homemaker who breaks the retirement planning mold

Homemaker Steven "This may be better than Bella's," I say, giving my cousin Steven the ultimate compliment by comparing his pastry to our Hungarian aunt's, whose hand-rolled strudels were the heart of our refugee family.

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USA, September 2, 2015

Aegon completes sale of Clark Consulting

Aegon logo Aegon has completed the sale of Clark Consulting to Greenspoint Capital and The Newport Group, following regulatory approval.

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Global, August 19, 2015

5 things you should know about our Corporate Venture Fund

Transamerica Venture Fund infographic Aegon is accelerating its digital transformation by investing in technology start-ups through its corporate venture fund, Transamerica Ventures. Want to know why and how?

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The Netherlands, August 17, 2015

Aegon launches new TV campaign

Still from Aegon Netherlands commerical 2015 We check our bank accounts daily and never leave a letter from the Tax Office unopened. But when it comes to sorting our finances, we’d rather put it off until later.

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Global, August 14, 2015

Family matters: Addressing the equality balance

Mix race women presenting Aegon’s efforts to embrace equality among its workforce are paying off. More than 52% of our global workforce is female and 32% of our senior management. But is there room for improvement?

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Press Release, August 13, 2015

Aegon reports second quarter 2015 results

Aegon logo Aegon reports increase in earnings, sales and cash flows for the second quarter of 2015.

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United States, August 11, 2015

Transamerica expands distribution partnership with Edward Jones

Edward Jones logo Transamerica, Aegon's US subsidiary, has announced an expanded distribution partnership with Edward Jones to provide its retirement plan solutions to companies throughout the U.S.

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India, August 7, 2015

Aegon strengthens online insurance portfolio in India

iCancer insurance logo AEGON Religare Life Insurance, the pioneers in online insurance in India, have launched three next-generation protection plans - iIncome, iSpouse and iCancer. These plans can be bought exclusively online in around 10 minutes.

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United States, August 6, 2015

Aegon partners Merrill Lynch for not-for-profits retirement plan

Aegon logo Transamerica Retirement Solutions, an Aegon subsidiary in the US, has launched a new workplace retirement plan, together with Merrill Lynch.

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Hungary, August 4, 2015

Hungarians pessimistic about retirement

Budapest, Hungary in the rain Recent pension reforms and the absence of workplace pension schemes in Hungary mean that most Hungarian workers will rely on the mandatory, uniform state pension. These and other factors are contributing to pessimism about retirement.

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Press Release, July 31, 2015

Aegon completes sale of its Canadian life insurance business

Aegon logo Aegon has completed the sale of its Canadian life insurance business to Wilton Re following regulatory approval.

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India, July 31, 2015

Aegon to up stake in growing Indian market

Mumbai skyline Subject to approval, Aegon plans to increase its stake in its India business from 26% to 49%. This is the highest possible share permitted by a foreign investor under the country’s recently amended government regulations.

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Germany, July 30, 2015

Germans remain positive about retirement prospects

Young german girl carrying a globe Germans benefit from many favorable conditions that make saving for a comfortable retirement possible. This is clearly reflected in their continued strong performance in Aegon's 2015 Retirement Readiness Index (ARRI).

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Los Angeles, July 28, 2015

Aegon sponsors Team NL at 2015 Special Olympics

Trienco wins bronze and gold for Team NL At the 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles, 6,500 athletes with intellectual disabilities, from more than 165 countries, will compete against each other.

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The Netherlands, July 28, 2015

Is investment in the arms industry ever legitimate?

Military plane With 645 billion euro in investments, Aegon is a key player in the investment world. With this level of influence it has the power to give the world a nudge in the right (sustainable) direction. But they're not immune to criticism.

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China, July 24, 2015

Aegon launches new Chinese joint venture

Aegon launches THTF Joint Venture in China In June, Aegon received approval to change the name of its Joint Venture in China to Aegon THTF Life Insurance Co., Ltd, or Aegon THTF for short. This week the new corporate branding was launched to the outside world.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, July 23, 2015

The profile of a habitual retirement saver – recognize yourself?

Infographic habitual retirement saver Have you already started saving for retirement? If your answer is “No”, the 2015 Aegon Retirement Readiness Survey findings might just help you understand why.

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Romania, July 20, 2015

Infomercial provides Romanian retirement reality check

Romanian retired man and teenager Forecasts for Romania show that just over 20 years from now, each person in employment will support almost four people in retirement. Discover how a campaign by Aegon Romania is helping raise awareness about this alarming situation.

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Press Release, July 15, 2015

Aegon completes share buyback program

Aegon Logo Aegon has completed the share buyback program announced on June 17, 2015. This program neutralized the dilutive effect of the 2014 final dividend paid in shares.

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USA, July 14, 2015

Transamerica Institute® invited to White House Conference on Aging

White House Conference on Aging On July 13, the Transamerica Institute was represented at the White House Conference on Aging by its president, Catherine Collinson.

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Press Release, July 10, 2015

Aegon to sell Clark Consulting

Aegon logo Aegon USA, LLC has reached an agreement with Greenspoint Capital and The Newport Group to sell Clark Consulting, its Bank-Owned Life Insurance (BOLI) distribution and servicing unit in the US, for USD 177.5 million (EUR 160 million).

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The Hague, The Netherlands, July 1, 2015

Aegon Breakfast Club: a healthy start in life

Children enjoying breakfast club at Aegon head office Today, Aegon celebrated the success of its Breakfast Club pilot with breakfast for 10 families at its head office in the Hague. The pilot builds on the success of Aegon UK's award winning breakfast club established in 2010.

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India, July 1, 2015

India ranks first in retirement readiness

Indian family having fun The results of the 2015 Aegon Retirement Readiness Survey show that India ranks first in Retirement Readiness with 44% of Indian workers are confident they will retire with a comfortable lifestyle. Globally this number is just 22%.

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Spain, June 22, 2015

Just 28% of Spanish regularly save for retirement

Elderly couple admiring the view in Spain Is this the harsh reality of the financial crisis, or is it more engrained in Spanish culture? Do higher earners save more? This and other issues are addressed in the Spanish report based on Aegon’s 2015 Retirement Readiness survey.

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Press Release, June 17, 2015

Aegon determines stock fraction 2014 final dividend and announces that it will repurchase shares to neutralize stock dividend

Aegon logo Shareholders were given the opportunity to choose between receiving the 2014 final dividend of EUR 0.12 per common share in cash or in stock. 42% of shareholders elected to receive the stock dividend.

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Global, June 16, 2015

Aegon launches international data analytics academy

CEO Alex Wynaendts presents at Aegon Analytics Academy The Aegon Analytical Academy, an international program aimed at developing leading data analytics capabilities, has been launched. Data analytics is identified as key to strengthening customer loyalty through improved understanding.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, June 11, 2015

Responsible investment: out of sight not out of mind…

Family walking in the mountains Aegon Asset Management outsources around EUR 22 billion to external asset managers. A track record of achieving excellent returns is obviously a key selection criteria, but how confident can they be that this isn’t at any cost?

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The Hague, June 11, 2015

Are you on track for a comfortable retirement?

Screenshot from the Retireometer game to check your retirement readiness Aegon has launched the Retireometer – a simple and fun digital tool that lets you know if you’re on track for a comfortable retirement in just a few seconds.

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Press Release, June 4, 2015

Aegon and La Banque Postale complete asset management partnership in France

Aegon logo Aegon has completed a strategic asset management partnership with La Banque Postale.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, June 3, 2015

Interest on perpetual bonds reset at 1.506% per year

Aegon logo Aegon has reset the annual rate of interest for its perpetual bonds with ISIN code NL0000120004 for each of the next ten interest periods at 1.506%.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, June 1, 2015

Just how responsible is Aegon?

Women looking at wind turbines Last year, Responsible Investment (RI) Advisor, Rob Lake, scrutinized processes and attitudes towards RI at Aegon. In this candid interview he outlines his findings, which will be used to develop our RI ambitions for 2015 and beyond.

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Global, May 27, 2015

Retirement lasting longer than childhood makes habitual saving essential

Aegon Retirement Readiness Survey 2015 Improvements in life expectancy lead people to believe they will live well into their 80s, setting the expectation that retirement will last longer than childhood. This requires a robust approach for financial planning.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, May 22, 2015

Aegon launches research center for longevity and retirement

Young girl and globe The Center will reinforce company’s purpose of helping customers take responsibility for their financial future.

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Press Release, May 20, 2015

Summary Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

Aegon logo Aegon N.V.’s AGM on May 20, 2015, adopted all resolutions and proposals on the agenda, including the Annual Accounts for the 2014 financial year and the reappointment of Aegon’s CEO, Alex Wynaendts.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, May 13, 2015

Aegon reports first quarter 2015 results


The Hague, The Netherlands, May 8, 2015

Aegon resets interest on perpetual bonds

Aegon logo Aegon will reset the annual interest rate on its perpetual cumulative subordinated bond with ISIN code NL0000120004, originally issued in 1995.

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United States, May 6, 2015

Has retirement as we know it changed for good?

Middle-aged man “Today’s workers are transforming the United States retirement system from a three-legged stool into a table by creating a fourth leg: working,” said Catherine Collinson, president of the Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies®.

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Global, April 30, 2015

Measuring up: Aegon joins the high-performers

Over the last four years, Aegon’s employee engagement and enablement scores have increased significantly. In these areas, Aegon not only out-performs its peers, but it also meets or exceeds the level of high-performing organizations.

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UK, April 29, 2015

Because critical illnesses happen to other people...

Seven families campaign The Seven Families latest beneficiary is Graeme Snell, who is recovering from a bilateral stroke. Aegon UK has provided funding for Seven Families - a campaign that promotes the benefits of income protection cover - since 2014.

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The Hague, Netherlands, April 17, 2015

Employees giving back on Volunteer Day

Volunteers Friday (Vrijwilligerswerk Vrijdag) logo In April of 2015, 345 Aegon employees rolled up their sleeves in order to give back to the Dutch Community. Here’s a short summary of all the different activities they participated in.

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The Netherlands, April 9, 2015

Kames Capital wins an award for its high yield bond fund

Claire McGuckin and Eric van der Maarel holding the Morningstar Award In April of 2015, Kames Capital won an Award for its high yield bond fund at an event where Eric van der Maarel, Head of Aegon Asset Management Europe, participated in a panel discussing the future of active investment management.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, April 8, 2015

Aegon releases agenda for 2015 Annual General Meeting

Aegon logo Aegon N.V. today published the agenda for its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM), on Wednesday, May 20, 2015.

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Global, April 7, 2015

Young Aegon gets a new addition to its global family

Young Aegon Young Aegon, a group for 'Growing' Aegon Professionals, was established in the Netherlands in 2008. Today, Young Aegon has over 300 members in the Netherlands alone. This month, Young Aegon Spain became the newest group.

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April 2, 2015

Aegon helps Transform Tomorrow for serious burns survivors

3D Cartilage Printer In 2014, the Dutch Burns Foundation purchased an advanced 3D printer for the reconstruction of ears and noses for burns victims. Last week, following months of testing, the printer was used for the first time.

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The Hague, Netherlands, March 25, 2015

Random acts of kindness support product launch

Screenshot from a film where Aegon surprises customers with a high-performance courtesy car Aegon recently surprised customers in the Netherlands with a number of unexpected gifts, including high-performance cars.

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Global, March 24, 2015

Industry first: Aegon backs start-up technology

Innovative young people Aegon is the first in the insurance sector to leverage innovation through a dedicated investment fund. Transamerica Ventures has a budget of €100 million to fund start-ups developing new technologies for the financial sector.

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Press Releases

Press Release, February 19, 2016

Aegon reports net income of EUR 478 million in the fourth quarter of 2015

Aegon logo Q4/FY 2015 Results | AEX:AGN | NYSE:AEG

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Press Release, January 13, 2016

Aegon to increase profitability and capital returns

Aegon logo Strategy update and 2018 financial targets presented at Analyst & Investor Conference

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Press Release, January 5, 2016

Aegon appoints Mark Bloom as Global Chief Technology Officer

Aegon logo Aegon today announces the appointment of Mark Bloom (American) to succeed Brenda Clancy (American) as Global Chief Technology Officer and a member of the Management Committee, effective February 1, 2016.

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Press Release, November 24, 2015

Aegon successfully places inaugural EUR 750 million Conditional Pass-Through Covered Bond

Aegon logo Today, Aegon Bank N.V. priced its inaugural 5-year, EUR 750 million Conditional Pass Through Covered Bonds at 8 basis points over mid swaps resulting in an effective yield of 0.267%.

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Press Release, November 24, 2015

Aegon appoints Allegra van Hövell-Patrizi as Chief Risk Officer

Aegon logo Aegon today announces the appointment of Allegra van Hövell-Patrizi (41, Italian) as Chief Risk Officer and member of the Management Board, effective as of January 1, 2016.

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Press Release, November 12, 2015

Aegon reports third quarter 2015 results

Aegon logo Q3 2015 Results | AEX:AGN | NYSE:AEG

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Press Release, November 3, 2015

Aegon designated a global systemically important insurer

Aegon Logo The Financial Stability Board today announced that it has designated Aegon as one of a group of nine global systemically important insurers (G-SII).

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Press Release, October 14, 2015

Aegon completes share buyback program

Aegon Logo Aegon has completed the share buyback program announced on September 15, 2015. This program neutralized the dilutive effect of the 2015 interim dividend paid in shares.

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Press Release, September 25, 2015

Aegon acquires Mercer’s US defined contribution record-keeping business

Aegon Logo Deal strengthens Transamerica’s retirement platform and adds USD 71 billion in assets under administration.

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Press Release, September 15, 2015

Aegon announces stock fraction and repurchase of shares to neutralize interim stock dividend

Aegon logo Shareholders were given the opportunity to choose between receiving the 2015 interim dividend of EUR 0.12 per common share in cash or in stock. 43% of shareholders elected to receive the stock dividend.

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Press Release, August 13, 2015

Aegon reports second quarter 2015 results

Aegon logo Aegon reports increase in earnings, sales and cash flows for the second quarter of 2015.

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United States, August 11, 2015

Transamerica expands distribution partnership with Edward Jones

Edward Jones logo Transamerica, Aegon's US subsidiary, has announced an expanded distribution partnership with Edward Jones to provide its retirement plan solutions to companies throughout the U.S.

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United States, August 6, 2015

Aegon partners Merrill Lynch for not-for-profits retirement plan

Aegon logo Transamerica Retirement Solutions, an Aegon subsidiary in the US, has launched a new workplace retirement plan, together with Merrill Lynch.

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Press Release, July 31, 2015

Aegon completes sale of its Canadian life insurance business

Aegon logo Aegon has completed the sale of its Canadian life insurance business to Wilton Re following regulatory approval.

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Press Release, July 15, 2015

Aegon completes share buyback program

Aegon Logo Aegon has completed the share buyback program announced on June 17, 2015. This program neutralized the dilutive effect of the 2014 final dividend paid in shares.

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Press Release, July 10, 2015

Aegon to sell Clark Consulting

Aegon logo Aegon USA, LLC has reached an agreement with Greenspoint Capital and The Newport Group to sell Clark Consulting, its Bank-Owned Life Insurance (BOLI) distribution and servicing unit in the US, for USD 177.5 million (EUR 160 million).

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Press Release, June 17, 2015

Aegon determines stock fraction 2014 final dividend and announces that it will repurchase shares to neutralize stock dividend

Aegon logo Shareholders were given the opportunity to choose between receiving the 2014 final dividend of EUR 0.12 per common share in cash or in stock. 42% of shareholders elected to receive the stock dividend.

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Press Release, June 4, 2015

Aegon and La Banque Postale complete asset management partnership in France

Aegon logo Aegon has completed a strategic asset management partnership with La Banque Postale.

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Press Release, May 20, 2015

Summary Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

Aegon logo Aegon N.V.’s AGM on May 20, 2015, adopted all resolutions and proposals on the agenda, including the Annual Accounts for the 2014 financial year and the reappointment of Aegon’s CEO, Alex Wynaendts.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, May 13, 2015

Aegon reports first quarter 2015 results


The Hague, The Netherlands, April 8, 2015

Aegon releases agenda for 2015 Annual General Meeting

Aegon logo Aegon N.V. today published the agenda for its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM), on Wednesday, May 20, 2015.

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The Hague, March 20, 2015

Aegon publishes 2014 Annual Report and 2014 Review

Aegon logo Aegon N.V. today released its 2014 Annual Report and filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

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The Hague, The Netherlands, March 3, 2015

Aegon completes sale of equity stake in La Mondiale Participations

Aegon logo Aegon has completed the sale of its 35% share in La Mondiale Participations following the granting of approval by the French Competition Authority (Autorité de la Concurrence).

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The Hague, The Netherlands, February 19, 2015

Q4 2014 Results: Aegon reports higher earnings and sales

Aegon logo Proposal to increase final dividend to EUR 0.12 per share.

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The Hague, December 18, 2014

Aegon and La Banque Postale enter into exclusive talks to form asset management partnership

Aegon logo Aegon and La Banque Postale have entered into exclusive talks to form a strategic asset management partnership in France.

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The Hague, November 24, 2014

Aegon to sell its stake in La Mondiale Participations

Aegon logo Aegon has reached an agreement to sell its 35% share in La Mondiale Participations to La Mondiale for EUR 350 million, in line with IFRS book value.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, October 17, 2014

Aegon completes share buyback program

Aegon has completed the share buyback program announced on September 17, 2014. This program neutralized the dilutive effect of the 2014 interim dividend paid in shares.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, October 16, 2014

Aegon announces agreement to sell its Canadian life insurance business

Aegon has reached an agreement with Wilton Re to sell its Canadian operations for CAD 600 million (EUR 423 million).

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The Hague, September 17, 2014

Aegon determines stock fraction 2014 interim dividend and announces to repurchase shares to neutralize stock dividend

Shareholders were given the opportunity to choose between receiving the 2014 interim dividend of EUR 0.11 per common share in cash or in stock. 45% of shareholders elected to receive the stock dividend.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, August 14, 2014

Q2 2014 Results: Aegon delivers strong results

Revenue-generating investments exceed EUR 500 billion for the first time.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, July 18, 2014

Aegon completes neutralization of stock dividend dilution

Aegon has completed the program announced on June 17, 2014 to neutralize the dilutive effect of the 2013 final dividend paid in shares.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, June 17, 2014

Aegon to repurchase shares to neutralize stock dividend

Aegon is today announcing that it will repurchase 14,488,648 common shares to neutralize the dilutive effect of the 2013 final dividend paid in shares.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, May 21, 2014

Annual Meeting of Shareholders adopted all resolutions

Aegon N.V.’s Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) on May 21, 2014, adopted all resolutions on the agenda, including adoption of the Annual Accounts of Aegon N.V. for the 2013 financial year.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, May 15, 2014

Q1 2014 Results: Aegon delivers strong earnings and sales growth

"Aegon delivered a strong set of first quarter results in 2014, maintaining the positive momentum of previous quarters. Pensions, variable annuities and asset management all drove strong sales."

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April 28, 2014

Aegon calls USD 1,050 million in perpetual capital securities

Aegon today announces that it will call for the redemption of perpetual capital securities with a coupon of 7.25% issued in 2007 (ISIN code: NL0006056814, CUSIP code: N00927348).

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The Hague, April 17, 2014

Aegon announces pricing of EUR 700 million subordinated notes

Aegon announces the pricing of an offering of EUR 700 million subordinated notes, first callable on April 25, 2024 and maturing on April 25, 2044.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, April 14, 2014

Aegon reaches agreement over Dutch harbor workers’ pension capital

Aegon and BPVH – a foundation representing Dutch harbor workers and employers – have reached an agreement on removing restrictions on the capital of the harbor workers’ former pension fund Optas.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, April 9, 2014

Aegon publishes agenda for 2014 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

Aegon N.V. today published the agenda for its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM), scheduled for Wednesday, May 21, 2014.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, March 21, 2014

Aegon releases 2013 Annual Report and publishes integrated 2013 Review

Aegon N.V. today released its 2013 Annual Report and filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

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The Hague, February 20, 2014

Aegon delivers strong underlying earnings, sales and value of new business

“Solid results this quarter completed a good year for Aegon and provide clear evidence that we are delivering on our objective of growing our business profitability."

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The Hague, the Netherlands, February 20, 2014

Antony Burgmans will resign from Aegon’s Supervisory Board

Aegon announces that Supervisory Board member Antony Burgmans will resign from the Board per April 1, 2014 in order to comply with the Act on Management and Supervision (“Wet bestuur en toezicht”).

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The Hague, The Netherlands, January 22, 2014

Aegon to implement accounting changes

Amendment of accounting policies to improve consistency, comparability and transparency.

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Press Release, January 22, 2014

Aegon calls USD 550 million in perpetual capital securities

Aegon today announces that it will call for the redemption of junior perpetual capital securities with a coupon of 6.875% issued in 2006 (ISIN code: NL0000686368).

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The Hague, December 4, 2013

Aegon completes second innovative longevity transaction

Aegon has completed a second innovative capital markets transaction to reduce its risk from future improvements in longevity in the Netherlands.

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The Hague, November 7, 2013

Aegon delivers higher underlying earnings, sales and value of new business

"Our actions this quarter allow us to operate our business and serve our customers more effectively while maintaining the strength of our company in the long-term."

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The Hague, October 16, 2013

Aegon completes share buyback program

Aegon has completed the share buyback program announced on September 17, 2013 to neutralize the dilutive effect of the 2013 interim dividend paid in shares.

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The Hague, September 17, 2013

Aegon to repurchase shares to neutralize stock dividend

Aegon announces that it will repurchase approximately 19 million common shares to neutralize the dilutive effect of the 2013 interim dividend paid in shares.

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The Hague, September 9, 2013

Karla Peijs will resign from Aegon’s Supervisory Board

Aegon today announces that Supervisory Board member Karla M.H. Peijs will resign from the Board per September 30, 2013.

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The Hague, September 2, 2013

Aegon intends to move to swap curve for solvency calculation in the Netherlands

On August 29, 2013, De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB) announced that it maintains the current framework for the calculation of the Solvency 1 ratio in the Netherlands.

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The Hague, August 8, 2013

Aegon grows earnings, sales and cash flows in Q2 2013

"The growth of our underlying earnings and sales during the quarter demonstrates that Aegon continues to benefit from its strategic transformation."

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The Hague, June 19, 2013

Aegon to provide update on its strategic transformation and progress toward its 2015 targets

During the company's Analyst & Investor Conference, which begins later today in London, CEO Alex Wynaendts will detail the actions underway across Aegon's businesses to deliver on its strategic transformation.

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The Hague, June 4, 2013

Aegon and Banco Santander complete exclusive 25-year partnership in Spain

The long-term partnership enables Aegon to consolidate its strong market position in Spain and supports Aegon's ambition to become a leader in its chosen markets.

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The Hague, May 29, 2013

Aegon completes conversion of preferred shares

On February 15, 2013, Aegon and Vereniging Aegon ('the Association') announced their agreement to cancel all of Aegon's preferred shares, of which the Association was the sole owner.

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The Hague, May 24, 2013

Aegon appoints Global Chief Technology Officer

Aegon announces the appointment of Aegon Americas COO Brenda Clancy to the new role of Global Chief Technology Officer, effective June 1, 2013.

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The Hague, May 15, 2013

Summary of Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

Aegon N.V.'s Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) on May 15, 2013, adopted all resolutions on the agenda, including adoption of the Annual Accounts of Aegon N.V. for the 2012 financial year.

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The Hague, May 8, 2013

Aegon delivers strong Q1 2013 results

"Our solid results, in terms of underlying earnings, sales and our capital position confirm that our strategic priorities are the right ones."

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The Hague, May 3, 2013

Aegon to exit CAM partnership; completes restructuring of Spanish business

Aegon has reached an agreement with Banco Sabadell to sell its 50% stake in its life insurance partnership originally established with Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo (CAM) for a consideration of EUR 449.5 million.

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The Hague, April 3, 2013

Aegon publishes agenda Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

Today, Aegon N.V. published the agenda for its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) to be held on Wednesday, May 15, 2013.

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The Hague, March 22, 2013

Aegon releases 2012 Annual Report and publishes integrated 2012 Review

Aegon N.V. has today released its 2012 Annual Report and has filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

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March 1, 2013

Aegon determines share price for conversion of preferred shares

On February 15, 2013, Aegon and Vereniging Aegon (‘the Association’) announced their agreement to cancel all of Aegon’s preferred shares, of which the Association is the sole owner.

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The Hague, February 15, 2013

Aegon to cancel all preferred shares

Aegon and Vereniging Aegon (‘the Association’) have reached an agreement to cancel all of Aegon’s preferred shares, of which the Association is the sole owner.

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The Hague, February 4, 2013

Aegon ends Unnim partnership; reaffirms long-term commitment to Spain

Aegon has reached an agreement to exit its life, health and pension joint venture with Unnim Banc and sell its 50% stake to Unnim for a total consideration of EUR 353 million.

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The Hague, January 29, 2013

Aegon strengthens Romanian position with addition of Eureko’s life and pension business in Romania

Aegon announces that it will take over Eureko’s life insurance and pension business in Romania, further strengthening Aegon’s position in the Central and Eastern European region. Eureko is fully owned by Achmea.

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The Hague, December 20, 2012

Aegon and Banco Santander form long-term strategic partnership in Spain

Aegon has entered into an exclusive 25-year strategic partnership with Banco Santander.

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The Hague, December 5, 2012

Aegon enters Ukraine with acquisition of Fidem Life

Aegon announces its acquisition of Fidem Life, the fifth largest life insurance company in Ukraine, further strengthening Aegon’s position in the developing Central and Eastern European market.

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The Hague, December 5, 2012

Aegon to highlight U.S. business growth during annual investor day in New York

The main focus of the conference will be the progress of Aegon’s three strategic business units in the United States.

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The Hague, November 20, 2012

Aegon CFO Jan Nooitgedagt to retire; Darryl Button named as successor and CRO Tom Grondin to join the Management Board

Aegon announces that Chief Financial Officer Jan Nooitgedagt (59, Dutch) has decided to retire at the end of his current term, in line with Aegon’s retirement arrangements for Executive Board members.

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November 8, 2012

Aegon delivers strong earnings growth and increased value of new business

"During the third quarter, we were again able to capture the benefits of Aegon’s strategic priorities, resulting in solid earnings growth, improved profitability of sales, lower expenses and a continued strong capital position."

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The Hague, August 9, 2012

Aegon announces senior management appointments

Aegon will appoint C. Michiel van Katwijk (45, Dutch) as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for the Americas and Darryl Button (43, Canadian) as Executive Vice President, Head of the Corporate Financial Center, effective September 1, 2012.

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The Hague, August 9, 2012

Aegon delivers strong underlying earnings and sales growth;

“Despite the challenges of historically low interest rates, continued market volatility and stagnant growth affecting the world’s leading economies, Aegon’s businesses delivered a strong set of results in the second quarter."

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The Hague, July 16, 2012

Aegon announces the issuance of EUR 500 million in senior unsecured notes, due July 18, 2017

The notes were issued under Aegon's USD 6 billion debt issuance program at a price of 99.712%, and will carry a coupon of 3.00%. The transaction is expected to close on July 18, 2012.

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The Hague, June 29, 2012

Aegon’s listing on the London Stock Exchange cancelled

Aegon N.V. has cancelled the listing of its common shares on the Official List maintained by the UK Listing Authority and the admission to trading of its common shares on the London Stock Exchange both as of 8.00 a.m., June 29, 2012.

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The Hague, June 19, 2012

Aegon defines path for capturing growth in core markets

Aegon CEO Alex Wynaendts will detail later today the company’s approach for capturing growth in its core businesses and markets in the coming years.

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The Hague, June 7, 2012

Aegon Retirement Readiness Survey finds global outlook for future retirement bleak without immediate action

The first Aegon Retirement Readiness Survey of 9,000 respondents provides key findings.

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The Hague, May 31, 2012

Aegon accelerates product improvements for unit-linked insurance policies in the Netherlands

Aegon brings forward the measures related to the agreement announced on July 13, 2009 and reduces future costs for its customers with unit-linked insurance policies.

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The Hague, May 23, 2012

Aegon to cancel its listing on the London Stock Exchange

Aegon N.V. is to cancel its listing on the Official List maintained by the UK Listing Authority and its admission to trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSE).

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The Hague, May 16, 2012

Summary of Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

Aegon N.V.’s Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) on May 16, 2012, adopted all resolutions on the agenda, including adoption of the Annual Accounts of Aegon N.V. for the 2011 financial year.

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The Hague, May 10, 2012

Aegon’s 2011 total embedded value increased 10% to EUR 20.7 billion

Aegon’s total embedded value at the end of 2011 totaled EUR 20.7 billion, an increase of 10% compared with last year.

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The Hague, May 10, 2012

Aegon delivers growth in sales and earnings; maintains strong capital position

“Following a year of considerable transformation, Aegon’s businesses made a strong start in the first quarter of 2012 with solid increases in sales and earnings."

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The Hague, April 12, 2012

Aegon recategorizes financial reporting of Asian operations and Corporate Center expenses

As of the first quarter of 2012, Aegon will revise its financial reporting to reflect changes in its organization.

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The Hague, April 4, 2012

Aegon N.V. publishes agenda Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

Today, Aegon N.V. published the agenda for its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) to be held on Wednesday, May 16, 2012.

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The Hague, March 23, 2012

Aegon files combined Annual Report 2011 and publishes integrated 2011 Review

Aegon N.V. has today filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year 2011 with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

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The Hague, February 17, 2012

Aegon UK CEO Adrian Grace appointed to Management Board

Aegon announces the appointment of Adrian Grace, Chief Executive Officer of Aegon’s operations in the United Kingdom, to its Management Board. Mr. Grace’s appointment is subject to the consent of the Dutch Central Bank.

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The Hague, February 17, 2012

Aegon maintains strong capital position

“The past year was challenging, but also one of considerable progress for Aegon, having delivered on our key strategic priorities."

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The Hague, January 27, 2012

Aegon enters into EUR 2 billion syndicated credit facility

Aegon completed a EUR 2 billion syndicated credit facility agreement with a syndicate of international banks led by Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Citigroup Global Markets.

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The Hague, January 25, 2012

Aegon announces offering of USD 500 million of 8.00% non-cumulative subordinated notes due 2042

Aegon announces the pricing of an offering of USD 500 million of 8.00% non-cumulative subordinated notes due 2042 in an underwritten public offering in the United States registered with the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission (SEC).

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The Hague, December 6, 2011

Aegon to reaffirm targets at annual investor conference in New York

CEO Alex Wynaendts will reaffirm the company’s financial targets, first announced last February, and detail the steps Aegon is taking to secure a leading position in each of its chosen markets.

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The Hague, November 24, 2011

Aegon completes sale of Guardian in the UK

Aegon completed the sale of its UK-based Guardian life and pension business for a total cash consideration of GBP 275 million to Cinven, a European private equity group.

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The Hague, November 10, 2011

Aegon withstands market turmoil with continued capital strength and resilient franchise

The challenging financial market conditions clearly impacted Aegon’s earnings during the third quarter.

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The Hague, September 29, 2011

Aegon to Restructure Business in the Netherlands

Aegon today announces plans to make its business in The Netherlands more agile and better positioned to respond to changing conditions and opportunities in the Dutch market.

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The Hague, August 16, 2011

Aegon to Sell Closed UK Life Insurance Business Guardian

In line with its strategic objective to optimize its portfolio of businesses, Aegon has decided to sell its UK-based Guardian life and pension business to Cinven, a European private equity group.

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The Hague, August 10, 2011

Aegon Completes Divestment of Transamerica Reinsurance

Aegon yesterday completed the divestment of its life reinsurance business, Transamerica Reinsurance, to SCOR, a global reinsurance company, following the final approval of the relevant regulatory authorities.

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The Hague, August 8, 2011

Arthur Docters van Leeuwen Steps Down from Aegon N.V. Supervisory Board

As announced during Aegon’s Annual General Meeting of Shareholders in May, Mr. Arthur Docters van Leeuwen has informed Aegon’s Supervisory Board of his intention to resign as a Board member. 

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The Hague, June 21, 2011

Aegon Details Strategy To Deliver Sustainable Earnings Growth

“The steps we have taken since 2008 have significantly transformed Aegon,” said Alex Wynaendts.

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The Hague, June 15, 2011

Aegon Completes Repayment To Dutch State

Aegon today fulfils its key objective of repurchasing all of the EUR 3 billion core capital securities issued to the Dutch State at the height of the financial crisis in 2008.

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Press Release, February 19, 2016

Aegon reports net income of EUR 478 million in the fourth quarter of 2015

Aegon logo Q4/FY 2015 Results | AEX:AGN | NYSE:AEG

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Press Release, January 13, 2016

Aegon to increase profitability and capital returns

Aegon logo Strategy update and 2018 financial targets presented at Analyst & Investor Conference

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India, December 7, 2015

Aegon increases stake in its Indian life insurance joint venture

Aegon Life Logo Aegon has increased its investment in Aegon Religare Life Insurance Company Ltd. (“ARLI”) from 26% to 49%. The transaction was completed with Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. (“BCCL”).

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Press Release, November 12, 2015

Aegon reports third quarter 2015 results

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Press Release, August 13, 2015

Aegon reports second quarter 2015 results

Aegon logo Aegon reports increase in earnings, sales and cash flows for the second quarter of 2015.

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United States, August 6, 2015

Aegon partners Merrill Lynch for not-for-profits retirement plan

Aegon logo Transamerica Retirement Solutions, an Aegon subsidiary in the US, has launched a new workplace retirement plan, together with Merrill Lynch.

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China, July 24, 2015

Aegon launches new Chinese joint venture

Aegon launches THTF Joint Venture in China In June, Aegon received approval to change the name of its Joint Venture in China to Aegon THTF Life Insurance Co., Ltd, or Aegon THTF for short. This week the new corporate branding was launched to the outside world.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, June 3, 2015

Interest on perpetual bonds reset at 1.506% per year

Aegon logo Aegon has reset the annual rate of interest for its perpetual bonds with ISIN code NL0000120004 for each of the next ten interest periods at 1.506%.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, May 13, 2015

Aegon reports first quarter 2015 results


The Netherlands, April 9, 2015

Kames Capital wins an award for its high yield bond fund

Claire McGuckin and Eric van der Maarel holding the Morningstar Award In April of 2015, Kames Capital won an Award for its high yield bond fund at an event where Eric van der Maarel, Head of Aegon Asset Management Europe, participated in a panel discussing the future of active investment management.

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The Hague, March 20, 2015

Aegon CEO reflects on 2014

Aegon's CEO, Alex Wynaendts, reflects on the challenges affecting the industry, and the progress Aegon has made in implementing its strategy during 2014.

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The Hague, March 20, 2015

Aegon publishes 2014 Annual Report and 2014 Review

Aegon logo Aegon N.V. today released its 2014 Annual Report and filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

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The Hague, The Netherlands, February 19, 2015

Q4 2014 Results: Aegon reports higher earnings and sales

Aegon logo Proposal to increase final dividend to EUR 0.12 per share.

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Slovakia, February 4, 2015

Aegon home insurance wins 'Newcomer of the Year 2014'

Aegon Golden Coin Award Aegon Slovakia recently took 'The Golden Coin' award for its Complete Home insurance. The ‘Golden Coin’ is a national independent competition that recognizes the best bank, insurance and leasing companies in Slovakia.

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Hungary, December 9, 2014

Damage Prevention Campaign receives trio of prestigious awards

Aegon European Award for Excellence Aegon’s Hungarian Damage Prevention Campaign has been recognized with a European Excellence Award, CSR Hungary Award and PR Society Award. These prestigious accolades acknowledge the best sustainable initiatives in Hungary.

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Japan, October 30, 2014

Deshima Business Award 2014 for Aegon Sony Life Insurance in Japan

2014 Deshima Award Aegon’s joint venture in Japan (Aegon Sony Life Insurance) has received the Deshima Business Award for large enterprises. The jury panel, praised Aegon Sony Life as ‘a wonderful example of Dutch entrepreneurship in Japan.’

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Global, October 23, 2014

Fitch Revises Aegon's Outlook to Stable; Affirms IDR at 'A'

Fitch outlook Aegon 2014 Fitch has revised the Outlook on Aegon N.V., USA and UK upwards to Stable. They affirmed Aegon's Long-term Issuer Default Rating at 'A', senior unsecured debt rating at 'A-' and Aegon USA's Insurer Financial Strength ratings at 'AA-'.

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UK, October 20, 2014

Aegon UK launches Whole of Life protection policy

Inheritance Tax Planning Aegon UK has launched a new Whole of Life protection policy designed to provide money to help cover an inheritance tax (IHT) bill payable on a customer's estate when they die.

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Brazil, September 4, 2014

Website to attract over half a million visitors in first year

Aegon Mongeral Ecommerce Mongeral Aegon has become the first insurer in Brazil to enter the e-commerce world, opening up a market of over 100 million potential online users. The portal is on track to reach over 500,000 visitors this year.

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The Hague, August 20, 2014

Record Dutch pension buyout

Aegon Completes Miners Pensions Scheme Buyout This month, the board of the miners’ pension funds AMF and BFM agreed to transfer the pensions of their 28,000 members to Aegon the Netherlands.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, August 14, 2014

Q2 2014 Results: Aegon delivers strong results

Revenue-generating investments exceed EUR 500 billion for the first time.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, July 14, 2014

The Benefits of Diversity

Diversity at Aegon Many countries have strict rules about non-discrimination. But the arguments in favor of a more diverse workforce go much deeper than legal requirements alone – something Aegon is benefiting from right across its business.

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USA, July 8, 2014

Best-in-Class retirement plan provider

Best in class service award Transamerica Retirement Solutions* was recently recognized as a 'Best in Class' retirement plan provider by plan sponsors in Chatham Partners’ 2013 Client Satisfaction Analysis.

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New York, June 25, 2014

Aegon to outline growth opportunities at investor conference

CEO Alex Wynaendts will today at Aegon's Analyst & Investor Conference outline Aegon's strong foundations for growth, how the company is successfully executing on its strategy and is on track to achieve its 2015 financial targets.

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June 18, 2014

Aegon adapts premium Koersplan unit-linked policies

Aegon the Netherlands today announced to lower, where necessary, the death benefit insurance premium for customers that have bought a Koersplan unit-linked insurance policy in the past.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, May 15, 2014

Q1 2014 Results: Aegon delivers strong earnings and sales growth

"Aegon delivered a strong set of first quarter results in 2014, maintaining the positive momentum of previous quarters. Pensions, variable annuities and asset management all drove strong sales."

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The Hague, The Netherlands, May 8, 2014

Aegon awarded ‘Institutional Deal of the Year’ and establishes a market for longevity risk

Aegon longevity award Today, Aegon’s innovation and global leadership role in longevity and pension risk management was recognized by the ‘Institutional Deal of the Year’ award, from Structured Products magazine.

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Corporate Announcement, April 17, 2014

Aegon publishes amended financial supplement

To reflect the voluntary change in accounting policies for deferred acquisition costs and longevity reserving in the Netherlands, as announced on January 22, 2014, Aegon publishes an updated 2013 financial supplement.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, March 21, 2014

Aegon releases 2013 Annual Report and publishes integrated 2013 Review

Aegon N.V. today released its 2013 Annual Report and filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

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March 19, 2014

Aegon residential mortgage backed security reaches post-crisis record

Saecure 14 NHG On March 14, 2014 Aegon completed the sale of more than 1.5 billion euro of residential mortgage backed securities (RMBS). The transaction, SAECURE 14 NHG, achieved the best pricing for Dutch RMBS since the financial crisis.

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The Hague, February 20, 2014

Aegon delivers strong underlying earnings, sales and value of new business

“Solid results this quarter completed a good year for Aegon and provide clear evidence that we are delivering on our objective of growing our business profitability."

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The Hague, The Netherlands, January 22, 2014

Aegon to implement accounting changes

Amendment of accounting policies to improve consistency, comparability and transparency.

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Aegon UK, October 29, 2013

Strong Aegon UK platform growth set to continue

At the start of this month, Aegon UK’s multi-award winning platform exceeded one billion euro assets under administration and is now the fastest growing platform in the market.

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Aegon Seguros, Spain, October 28, 2013

Aegon Drives Direct Life Sales in Spain

Aegon Direct Life Insurance Spain Aegon has a client base of more than one million customers in Spain. They also have an asset which they’re confident they can leverage – the Aegon brand. An extensive cross-media advertising campaign has recently been launched.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom, October 9, 2013

Aegon UK’s platform Dominates at Awards Night

Aberdeen UK Platform award logo At the Aberdeen UK Platform awards in London this month, Aegon UK added to its growing awards collection. Aegon Retirement Choices (ARC) won ‘Best new platform’ and, in conjunction with GBST, ‘Best use of platform technology'.

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The Hague, September 5, 2013

Aegon Hungary Top In Customer Service

Aegon Hungary Top in Customer Service Based on bank and insurance company complaints received by the Hungarian Financial Supervisory Authority (HFSA), Aegon Hungary’s clients proved to be the most satisfied.

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The Hague, July 16, 2013

International Acclaim for Pensions Game

speeljetoekomst Red Dot Award Next to the Best of the Best award in the Red Dot Design competition, Aegon's online game “Speeljetoekomst” (play your future) has also been awarded the Grand Prix for Online Communication.

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Management Changes

Press Release, January 5, 2016

Aegon appoints Mark Bloom as Global Chief Technology Officer

Aegon logo Aegon today announces the appointment of Mark Bloom (American) to succeed Brenda Clancy (American) as Global Chief Technology Officer and a member of the Management Committee, effective February 1, 2016.

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Press Release, November 24, 2015

Aegon appoints Allegra van Hövell-Patrizi as Chief Risk Officer

Aegon logo Aegon today announces the appointment of Allegra van Hövell-Patrizi (41, Italian) as Chief Risk Officer and member of the Management Board, effective as of January 1, 2016.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, October 9, 2014

Aegon names Onno van Klinken as General Counsel

Onno van Klinken Aegon General Counsel Onno van Klinken has been appointed General Counsel for Aegon N.V., succeeding Erik Lagendijk, who after 14 years at Aegon has accepted a new position outside the company.

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The Hague, the Netherlands, February 20, 2014

Antony Burgmans will resign from Aegon’s Supervisory Board

Aegon announces that Supervisory Board member Antony Burgmans will resign from the Board per April 1, 2014 in order to comply with the Act on Management and Supervision (“Wet bestuur en toezicht”).

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The Hague, September 24, 2013

Kames Capital appoints Martin Davis as Chief Executive

Martin Davis Kames Capital, part of Aegon Asset Management, has appointed Martin Davis as Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

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Innovation

Global, May 13, 2016

Winning formula: Aegon Analytical Academy

CEO Alex Wynaendts presents at Aegon Analytics Academy A year since launch, the Aegon Analytical Academy, an international program to develop leading data analytics capabilities, is set to continue. Data analytics has been identified by Aegon as key to supporting the company strategy.

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Hungary, February 9, 2016

VoiceAnalytics help create a positive customer experience

Aegon Hungary Customer Service Employee Analyses a Voice Analytics report In a bid to optimize customer experience, Aegon Hungary has introduced VoiceAnalytics to detect the emotions of its call centre agents and customers.

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The Netherlands, January 21, 2016

Aegon takes stake in FinTech startup

Young fintech entrepreneurs Aegon the Netherlands has taken a minority stake in Newest Industry, a FinTech startup that develops customer-friendly software.

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Indonesia, January 18, 2016

Doubling sales through data

Lady in head scarf on telephone PT. Aegon Marketing Services Indonesia (AMSI), part of Aegon Direct and Affinity Marketing Services (ADAMS), has applied ‘customer insight’ to double a client’s telemarketing sales.

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The Netherlands, November 16, 2015

Knab offers innovative mortgage solution for self employed

Knab Financial Marketing Award 2015 Today, Aegon's online bank, Knab, launched a new mortgage that provides a solution for many of the Netherlands' 800,000 self-employed.

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Asia, October 28, 2015

GoBear comparison site starts Asian expansion

Go Bear Logo Aegon joint venture GoBear, the first independent comparison website for insurance and financial products in Asia, has extended its reach to Thailand.

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Germany, October 20, 2015

Aegon expands investment in Germany’s leading consumer loan platform

Transamerica Venture Fund infographic Germany’s leading online peer-to-peer loan marketplace, auxmoney, has entered a partnership with Aegon Bank. Its platform provides a unique solution to connect and facilitate retail-focused loans directly between borrowers and lenders.

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Hungary, October 13, 2015

Aegon launches next generation car insurance

smartCASCO car insurance logo With Aegon Hungary’s innovative new smartCASCO car insurance, customers switch between a lower premium to cover the vehicle when parked, and a higher rate whilst driving. This revolutionary approach offers cost savings of up to 50%.

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UK, Netherlands, September 22, 2015

Putting our customer experience to the test

Customer in front of eye-tracking monitor Understanding financial issues is never going to be easy. But at Aegon, we like to think we’re making our products simpler and explanations clearer. We don’t, however, just rely on our intuition.

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Global, August 19, 2015

5 things you should know about our Corporate Venture Fund

Transamerica Venture Fund infographic Aegon is accelerating its digital transformation by investing in technology start-ups through its corporate venture fund, Transamerica Ventures. Want to know why and how?

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India, August 7, 2015

Aegon strengthens online insurance portfolio in India

iCancer insurance logo AEGON Religare Life Insurance, the pioneers in online insurance in India, have launched three next-generation protection plans - iIncome, iSpouse and iCancer. These plans can be bought exclusively online in around 10 minutes.

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Global, June 16, 2015

Aegon launches international data analytics academy

CEO Alex Wynaendts presents at Aegon Analytics Academy The Aegon Analytical Academy, an international program aimed at developing leading data analytics capabilities, has been launched. Data analytics is identified as key to strengthening customer loyalty through improved understanding.

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The Hague, June 11, 2015

Are you on track for a comfortable retirement?

Screenshot from the Retireometer game to check your retirement readiness Aegon has launched the Retireometer – a simple and fun digital tool that lets you know if you’re on track for a comfortable retirement in just a few seconds.

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Global, March 24, 2015

Industry first: Aegon backs start-up technology

Innovative young people Aegon is the first in the insurance sector to leverage innovation through a dedicated investment fund. Transamerica Ventures has a budget of €100 million to fund start-ups developing new technologies for the financial sector.

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Slovakia, February 4, 2015

Aegon home insurance wins 'Newcomer of the Year 2014'

Aegon Golden Coin Award Aegon Slovakia recently took 'The Golden Coin' award for its Complete Home insurance. The ‘Golden Coin’ is a national independent competition that recognizes the best bank, insurance and leasing companies in Slovakia.

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The Netherlands, February 2, 2015

Aegon speeds up claims using video assessments

Aegon claims by video Aegon in the Netherlands has started a trial that allows customers to support their insurance claim using a live video feed from their smartphone, tablet or laptop. This new approach is expected to reduce the claim period considerably.

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The Netherlands, January 27, 2015

Aegon partners Startupbootcamp Amsterdam

Startupbootcamp Amsterdam Startupbootcamp is a three-month acceleration program that connects start-ups with top-level mentors and advisors – from the likes of new partner Aegon.

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Hungary, December 9, 2014

Damage Prevention Campaign receives trio of prestigious awards

Aegon European Award for Excellence Aegon’s Hungarian Damage Prevention Campaign has been recognized with a European Excellence Award, CSR Hungary Award and PR Society Award. These prestigious accolades acknowledge the best sustainable initiatives in Hungary.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, November 10, 2014

Mijn Aegon App takes off

Mijn Aegon App Screenshot on smartphone Just a couple of months after launch, the Mijn Aegon app is proving popular with customers in the Netherlands. The app has already been downloaded over 35,000 times, putting it in the top 5 financial services app in the Netherlands.

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UK, October 20, 2014

Aegon UK launches Whole of Life protection policy

Inheritance Tax Planning Aegon UK has launched a new Whole of Life protection policy designed to provide money to help cover an inheritance tax (IHT) bill payable on a customer's estate when they die.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, September 12, 2014

Knab bank maintains its innovative edge with a trio of firsts

Knab bank innovation In October, Aegon’s online bank, Knab, will become the first to offer payments in The Netherlands using Facebook or a cell phone number. The new service, Knab Social, is the latest in a long list of customer-oriented innovations.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, June 30, 2014

Aegon takes full ownership of onna-onna

Cartoon from onna onna insurance In 2011, Aegon purchased 50% of the shares in onna-onna, a unique insurance broker for female customers. On 30 June 2014, Aegon purchased all remaining shares.

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Indonesia, May 5, 2014

Futuready receives promotional boost from Ajax tour of Indonesia

Futuready Ajax Indonesia Tour When it comes to health and financial planning, the best person to judge the level of insurance and pension provision you need - is you. However, Aegon Direct and Affiliate Marketing in Indonesia found this to be far from the case.

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Edinburgh, UK, April 30, 2014

Aegon UK launches Retiready

Retiready and retirement readiness report A new report by Aegon UK found that only 7 per cent of the UK population is close to being ready for the retirement that they want. In response, Aegon UK has launched a new digital service, Retiready, to help get people back on track.

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Global, April 14, 2014

Facing the financial impacts of cancer

Pretty lady with shaved head Cancer is a disease that knows no boundaries and a word synonymous with fear. That’s why Aegon has recently launched a number of products and initiatives to positively support those facing the uncertainty and worry of cancer.

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Czech Republic, February 27, 2014

Does your insurer encourage a healthy lifestyle?

Screenshot from Aegon FIT app showing BMI In the run up to World Health Day Aegon will be showcasing initiatives that reward, encourage or educate its customers into adopting a healthy lifestyle. Find out how these initiatives are helping Aegon to reach new customer segments.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, January 31, 2014

Groundbreaking unfunded pension solution

In December, Aegon accepted its second 50 million euro premium for an innovative insurance solution, designed for funding unfunded pension plans and compliance with IAS19 accounting standards. What makes this the first of its kind?

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Aegon Romania, October 25, 2013

New Aegon Division Targets High-Income Investors

New Aegon Division Targets High-Income Investors Aegon Romania has launched a new division, Aegon Private Investments. It will provide high-income investors with personal service and unique access to large investment funds, only available through the London or Vienna Stock Exchanges.

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The Hague, September 10, 2013

onna-onna Proves Quality Doesn’t Have to be Expensive

onna onna car insurance onna-onna is a unique car insurance concept that appeals particularly to female drivers. Together with the five co-founders, Aegon recently developed the product further with the launch of onna-onna Serious Assist in the Netherlands.

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The Hague, August 14, 2013

Patented Innovation - Real Time Pricing

Patented Innovation Real Time Pricing Record low long-term interest rates and regulatory changes in the US have significantly impacted what companies can offer when it comes to guaranteed universal life products. At the same time, consumers still want and need guarantees.

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July 31, 2013

Retirement Planning at Your Fingertips

Transamerica Logo Transamerica Retirement Solutions, one of Aegon’s leading brands in North America, has launched a free mobile app that estimates a user’s retirement outlook and offers alternative savings rates to help improve their outlook.

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The Hague, July 16, 2013

International Acclaim for Pensions Game

speeljetoekomst Red Dot Award Next to the Best of the Best award in the Red Dot Design competition, Aegon's online game “Speeljetoekomst” (play your future) has also been awarded the Grand Prix for Online Communication.

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Shareholder

Press Release, February 19, 2016

Aegon reports net income of EUR 478 million in the fourth quarter of 2015

Aegon logo Q4/FY 2015 Results | AEX:AGN | NYSE:AEG

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Press Release, January 5, 2016

Aegon appoints Mark Bloom as Global Chief Technology Officer

Aegon logo Aegon today announces the appointment of Mark Bloom (American) to succeed Brenda Clancy (American) as Global Chief Technology Officer and a member of the Management Committee, effective February 1, 2016.

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Press Release, November 24, 2015

Aegon appoints Allegra van Hövell-Patrizi as Chief Risk Officer

Aegon logo Aegon today announces the appointment of Allegra van Hövell-Patrizi (41, Italian) as Chief Risk Officer and member of the Management Board, effective as of January 1, 2016.

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Press Release, November 12, 2015

Aegon reports third quarter 2015 results

Aegon logo Q3 2015 Results | AEX:AGN | NYSE:AEG

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Press Release, November 3, 2015

Aegon designated a global systemically important insurer

Aegon Logo The Financial Stability Board today announced that it has designated Aegon as one of a group of nine global systemically important insurers (G-SII).

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Press Release, October 14, 2015

Aegon completes share buyback program

Aegon Logo Aegon has completed the share buyback program announced on September 15, 2015. This program neutralized the dilutive effect of the 2015 interim dividend paid in shares.

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Press Release, September 25, 2015

Aegon acquires Mercer’s US defined contribution record-keeping business

Aegon Logo Deal strengthens Transamerica’s retirement platform and adds USD 71 billion in assets under administration.

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Press Release, September 15, 2015

Aegon announces stock fraction and repurchase of shares to neutralize interim stock dividend

Aegon logo Shareholders were given the opportunity to choose between receiving the 2015 interim dividend of EUR 0.12 per common share in cash or in stock. 43% of shareholders elected to receive the stock dividend.

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Press Release, August 13, 2015

Aegon reports second quarter 2015 results

Aegon logo Aegon reports increase in earnings, sales and cash flows for the second quarter of 2015.

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Press Release, July 31, 2015

Aegon completes sale of its Canadian life insurance business

Aegon logo Aegon has completed the sale of its Canadian life insurance business to Wilton Re following regulatory approval.

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Press Release, July 15, 2015

Aegon completes share buyback program

Aegon Logo Aegon has completed the share buyback program announced on June 17, 2015. This program neutralized the dilutive effect of the 2014 final dividend paid in shares.

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Press Release, June 17, 2015

Aegon determines stock fraction 2014 final dividend and announces that it will repurchase shares to neutralize stock dividend

Aegon logo Shareholders were given the opportunity to choose between receiving the 2014 final dividend of EUR 0.12 per common share in cash or in stock. 42% of shareholders elected to receive the stock dividend.

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Press Release, June 4, 2015

Aegon and La Banque Postale complete asset management partnership in France

Aegon logo Aegon has completed a strategic asset management partnership with La Banque Postale.

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Press Release, May 20, 2015

Summary Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

Aegon logo Aegon N.V.’s AGM on May 20, 2015, adopted all resolutions and proposals on the agenda, including the Annual Accounts for the 2014 financial year and the reappointment of Aegon’s CEO, Alex Wynaendts.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, May 13, 2015

Aegon reports first quarter 2015 results


The Hague, March 20, 2015

Aegon publishes 2014 Annual Report and 2014 Review

Aegon logo Aegon N.V. today released its 2014 Annual Report and filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

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The Hague, The Netherlands, October 17, 2014

Aegon completes share buyback program

Aegon has completed the share buyback program announced on September 17, 2014. This program neutralized the dilutive effect of the 2014 interim dividend paid in shares.

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The Hague, September 17, 2014

Aegon determines stock fraction 2014 interim dividend and announces to repurchase shares to neutralize stock dividend

Shareholders were given the opportunity to choose between receiving the 2014 interim dividend of EUR 0.11 per common share in cash or in stock. 45% of shareholders elected to receive the stock dividend.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, July 18, 2014

Aegon completes neutralization of stock dividend dilution

Aegon has completed the program announced on June 17, 2014 to neutralize the dilutive effect of the 2013 final dividend paid in shares.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, June 17, 2014

Aegon to repurchase shares to neutralize stock dividend

Aegon is today announcing that it will repurchase 14,488,648 common shares to neutralize the dilutive effect of the 2013 final dividend paid in shares.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, May 21, 2014

Annual Meeting of Shareholders adopted all resolutions

Aegon N.V.’s Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) on May 21, 2014, adopted all resolutions on the agenda, including adoption of the Annual Accounts of Aegon N.V. for the 2013 financial year.

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Corporate Announcement, April 17, 2014

Aegon publishes amended financial supplement

To reflect the voluntary change in accounting policies for deferred acquisition costs and longevity reserving in the Netherlands, as announced on January 22, 2014, Aegon publishes an updated 2013 financial supplement.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, April 9, 2014

Aegon publishes agenda for 2014 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

Aegon N.V. today published the agenda for its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM), scheduled for Wednesday, May 21, 2014.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, March 21, 2014

Aegon releases 2013 Annual Report and publishes integrated 2013 Review

Aegon N.V. today released its 2013 Annual Report and filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

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Brand Awareness

India, February 1, 2016

Aegon Life's new campaign is 'simply' effective

Close up of a hipster's face Aegon Life (India) has launched a new integrated marketing campaign that focuses on simplicity and the ease of buying its products. In just one week, the online version of the commercial has already received over a million views.

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Indonesia, January 18, 2016

Doubling sales through data

Lady in head scarf on telephone PT. Aegon Marketing Services Indonesia (AMSI), part of Aegon Direct and Affinity Marketing Services (ADAMS), has applied ‘customer insight’ to double a client’s telemarketing sales.

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India, December 7, 2015

Aegon increases stake in its Indian life insurance joint venture

Aegon Life Logo Aegon has increased its investment in Aegon Religare Life Insurance Company Ltd. (“ARLI”) from 26% to 49%. The transaction was completed with Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. (“BCCL”).

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The Netherlands, November 16, 2015

Knab offers innovative mortgage solution for self employed

Knab Financial Marketing Award 2015 Today, Aegon's online bank, Knab, launched a new mortgage that provides a solution for many of the Netherlands' 800,000 self-employed.

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Slovakia, November 3, 2015

Aegon Slovakia adapts award-winning Spanish campaign

Screenshot from TV commercial featuring little girl This week, Aegon Slovakia aired an adapted version of Aegon Spain’s award-winning television campaign - Mi Pequeña (My little girl). The commercial will be used to promote Aegon Slovakia’s newly designed life insurance for children.

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Asia, October 28, 2015

GoBear comparison site starts Asian expansion

Go Bear Logo Aegon joint venture GoBear, the first independent comparison website for insurance and financial products in Asia, has extended its reach to Thailand.

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Spain, October 7, 2015

Aegon Spain launches independent broker

Aegon Activos Logo Aegon Spain has received authorization from the Spanish National Securities Market Commission (CNMV) to launch a new independent broker service, Aegon Activos.

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The Netherlands, August 17, 2015

Aegon launches new TV campaign

Still from Aegon Netherlands commerical 2015 We check our bank accounts daily and never leave a letter from the Tax Office unopened. But when it comes to sorting our finances, we’d rather put it off until later.

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United States, August 11, 2015

Transamerica expands distribution partnership with Edward Jones

Edward Jones logo Transamerica, Aegon's US subsidiary, has announced an expanded distribution partnership with Edward Jones to provide its retirement plan solutions to companies throughout the U.S.

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India, August 7, 2015

Aegon strengthens online insurance portfolio in India

iCancer insurance logo AEGON Religare Life Insurance, the pioneers in online insurance in India, have launched three next-generation protection plans - iIncome, iSpouse and iCancer. These plans can be bought exclusively online in around 10 minutes.

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India, July 31, 2015

Aegon to up stake in growing Indian market

Mumbai skyline Subject to approval, Aegon plans to increase its stake in its India business from 26% to 49%. This is the highest possible share permitted by a foreign investor under the country’s recently amended government regulations.

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Los Angeles, July 28, 2015

Aegon sponsors Team NL at 2015 Special Olympics

Trienco wins bronze and gold for Team NL At the 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles, 6,500 athletes with intellectual disabilities, from more than 165 countries, will compete against each other.

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China, July 24, 2015

Aegon launches new Chinese joint venture

Aegon launches THTF Joint Venture in China In June, Aegon received approval to change the name of its Joint Venture in China to Aegon THTF Life Insurance Co., Ltd, or Aegon THTF for short. This week the new corporate branding was launched to the outside world.

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The Hague, June 11, 2015

Are you on track for a comfortable retirement?

Screenshot from the Retireometer game to check your retirement readiness Aegon has launched the Retireometer – a simple and fun digital tool that lets you know if you’re on track for a comfortable retirement in just a few seconds.

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UK, February 25, 2015

Aegon Championships retains ATP 250 Tournament of the Year award

Aegon Championships Voted for by the players in the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) World Tour, the Aegon Championships have been named ATP 250 Tournament of the Year for a second year in a row.

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Brazil, January 12, 2015

Mongeral Aegon Celebrates 180 Year Anniversary

This month Mongeral Aegon celebrates its180 year anniversary - a history made by people. Five families, customers and employees, share their stories.

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Hungary, December 9, 2014

Damage Prevention Campaign receives trio of prestigious awards

Aegon European Award for Excellence Aegon’s Hungarian Damage Prevention Campaign has been recognized with a European Excellence Award, CSR Hungary Award and PR Society Award. These prestigious accolades acknowledge the best sustainable initiatives in Hungary.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, September 12, 2014

Knab bank maintains its innovative edge with a trio of firsts

Knab bank innovation In October, Aegon’s online bank, Knab, will become the first to offer payments in The Netherlands using Facebook or a cell phone number. The new service, Knab Social, is the latest in a long list of customer-oriented innovations.

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USA, August 7, 2014

Transamerica to rebrand insurance companies

Transamerica rebranding Transamerica, Aegon's successful brand in North America, plans to merge and re-brand a number of its statutory life insurance companies. This will allow them to fully leverage the strength and distinctiveness of its iconic brand.

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Indonesia, May 5, 2014

Futuready receives promotional boost from Ajax tour of Indonesia

Futuready Ajax Indonesia Tour When it comes to health and financial planning, the best person to judge the level of insurance and pension provision you need - is you. However, Aegon Direct and Affiliate Marketing in Indonesia found this to be far from the case.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, March 26, 2014

Aegon extends Ajax sponsorship by six months

Aegon Ajax Sponsorship Aegon has agreed to a six month extension of their role as main Ajax sponsor and shirt sponsor. The new agreement will end December 31, 2014. Aegon will then continue as an Ajax sponsor partner until June 30 2017.

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United States, March 14, 2014

Aegon connects with active lifestyle segment

Active Transamerica When Transamerica, Aegon’s leading brand in North America, identified the potential in the active lifestyle market, it was determined to become an authentic part of active lifestyles, and not just another company trying to sell stuff.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, February 13, 2014

Clear focus for Aegon sponsorships

Aegon Sponsorships Aegon has a proven ability to spot and develop young talent. Their sponsorship deals around the world offer financial support and expertise to help promising young sports people become the best in their class. And it's paying off.

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The Hague, The Netherlands, January 7, 2014

New advertising campaign for Knab

With the launch of Knab in 2012, Aegon provided a revolutionary new way of banking in the Netherlands. A cross-media advertising campaign, including TV and radio, is currently helping even more customers discover the benefits on offer.

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China, December 2, 2013

Aegon-CNOOC partners with online retail giant

Aegon Tmall Partnership Since November 1, 2013, Aegon-CNOOC has been working with China’s Tmall.com to promote vehicle insurance product, Sui Xin Bao. In another industry first they're making insurance available to customers aged up to 80 years old.

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The Hague, October 17, 2013

Pensions and a Cappuccino!

Research by Wijzer in Geldzaken showed that just 10 per cent of employees in the Netherlands take the time to find out about their individual pension situations...

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Spain, September 30, 2013

Aegon Spain Launches New TV Commercial

Screenshot of little girl from Aegon Spain commercial Aegon Spain's new TV commercial follows a little girl through the potential phases of her life. Already proving popular with the general public, the campaign focuses on the importance of preparing now for life's future milestones.

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The Hague, August 27, 2013

1.2 Billion Potential TV Views for Aegon in China

Aegon CNOOC Football Dream Aegon-CNOOC is an official partner of the Chinese TV show, Football Dream. Starting in September, thirteen one-hour episodes and daily 10 minute updates will be broadcast on primetime TV, with1.2 billion TV views expected.

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The Hague, August 21, 2013

Aegon Partners AgeLab to Improve Retirement Prospects

Transamerica/Aegon Partners AgeLab The impact dementia can have on planning for retirement is just one of four areas that will be initially researched as part of a new collaboration between AgeLab and Transamerica/Aegon.

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Retirement Research

Global, January 28, 2016

Workers’ Vision of a Flexible Retirement Requires Support From Employers

Cover of New Flexible Retirement Report New research highlights opportunity to make retirement more affordable and achievable for all.

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Global, January 28, 2016

How does it feel to be old?

Young women wearing age simulation suit This week, Aegon's Center for Longevity and Retirement surprised Ishani Mukerji on her 24th birthday. Dressed in an age-simulation suit, which added years to her actual