A new stadium, exciting cultural and sports events with high-profile stars and important steps towards sustainability. Click through the photos and read about the highlights of the Allianz year 2013. Further important news will be added within the remaining weeks of the year.
Allianz and acclaimed pianist Lang Lang enter global partnership
Lang Lang becomes Allianz Brand Ambassador. “Lang Lang International Music Foundation” and Allianz intend to initiate a youth program supported by Allianz.
Allianz most attractive online employer brand in Europe
Market research institutes: 1st place for Allianz's online employer branding activities. Allianz's employer branding is centered around high technical and content-related quality, as well as personal contact. There are plans for a "mobile recruiting process" and "job/skill matchers" for 2013.
Allianz believes in the power of the Paralympian Movement
Allianz expresses its firm commitment. Longer: Four-year extension of partnership with the International Paralympic Committee (IPC). More: Already thirteen Allianz companies with local partnerships. New: Allianz will also partner IPC Athletics Federation.
New catastrophe bond covers Allianz storm and earthquake risks
Series 2013-1 catastrophe bond issued through Blue Danube II Ltd. with a volume of USD 175 million. Catastrophe bond covers US, Caribbean, and Mexican storm as well as US and Canadian earthquake risks.
On July 1, 2013 the Republic of Croatia becomes the 28th member of the European Union and on this occasion the iconic illuminated "panels" of the exterior façade of Munich’s Allianz Arena is lit up in red and white - the colors of the Croatian national coat of arms.
Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty AG successfully adopts new legal structure of Societas Europaea (SE)
Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (‘AGCS’) AG has adopted the legal form of a European Company (Societas Europaea, or ‘SE’) and merged with its subsidiary Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (France), retroactive to January 1st, 2013.