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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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