Aegon completes sale of Dutch funeral insurance business

The Hague, April 2, 2010

Aegon has completed the sale of its funeral insurance business in the Netherlands to Dutch investment firm Egeria for EUR 212 million. The sale was announced on February 1, 2010.

Aegon decided to sell the Dutch funeral insurance business as a result of the company’s ongoing review of its portfolio of businesses. The sale will bring greater focus to Aegon’s product range in the Netherlands.