Aegon partners with Czech fintech company Chytry Honza

Czech Republic, February 22, 2016

Aegon accelerates its digital roadmap in Czech Republic. On February 16, 2016 Aegon signed an agreement with the leading Czech fintech company Chytry Honza.

Chytry Honza website on an iPhone

The business partnership will focus on digital services for customers who seek an independent comparison and purchase of financial services products. Chytry Honza has been active on the Czech market since 2009.

"I am pleased to announce our partnership with Chytry Honza as it is a proof point of the accelerated execution of our strategy", said Gabór Kepecs, CEO of Aegon Central and Eastern Europe.

"We aim to leverage opportunities in Central and Eastern Europe resulting from this technology platform and know-how in the fin-tech area."

Chytry Honza website on an tablet

Aegon and Chytry Honza have agreed to form a partnership which enables Chytry Honza to leverage Aegon's regional and global footprint and experience. Aegon will leverage Chytry Honza's digital expertise, including a combination of digital platform capabilities, multi-channel financial product distribution and digital know-how. Aegon has defined one of its strategic priorities as increasing its digital capabilities and expertise supporting its growth strategy.

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