Solvency II: Allianz welcomes agreement
Solvency II: Allianz welcomes agreement

Allianz welcomes the agreement that has been reached last night between the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission on the Omnibus II Directive, which will update the Solvency II Directive of 2009.

Allianz expects interest rate recovery in the medium term
Allianz expects interest rate recovery in the medium term

Maximilian Zimmerer: artificially low interest rates harbor the risk of asset-price bubbles without enabling further growth impetus.

Dieter Wemmer: “Our products clearly remain appealing to our customers."
Allianz continues positive development in third quarter of 2013

Revenues stable at 25.1 billion euros / Operating profit of 2.5 billion euros remains at high level / Net income attributable to shareholders rises 6.3 percent to 1.4 billion euros / Outlook: expected 2013 operating profit slightly above target range

3i acquires Allianz Capital Partners’ stake in Scandlines
3i acquires Allianz Capital Partners’ stake in Scandlines

3i Group plc (“3i”), an international investor, has signed an agreement with existing co-shareholder, Allianz Capital Partners (“ACP”), the captive, alternative asset investment platform of Allianz Group, to acquire their stake in Scandlines. 3i, and funds managed by 3i, will consequently become majority shareholders.

 Allianz employees subscribe for hundreds of thousands of shares
Allianz employees subscribe for hundreds of thousands of shares

Again in 2013, Allianz has issued employee shares.

"Openness and honesty are crucial"
"Openness and honesty are crucial"

The Allianz Chief Financial Officer is not just in charge of delivering the numbers. In an interview with the German financial daily “Börsen-Zeitung” in early October, Dieter Wemmer discussed the broader role of today’s CFO. He also talked about developments in Allianz’s business, its successes and the challenges it faces ahead.

Allianz places subordinated bond
Allianz places subordinated bond

Allianz SE has placed an undated subordinated bond with a volume of 1.5 billion euros to international investors.

Allianz intends redemption of undated subordinated bonds
Allianz intends redemption of undated subordinated bonds

Allianz SE intends to redeem the 1.5 billion euros undated subordinated bonds (ISIN: XS0187162325, German Security Code: A0AHG3) in January 2014.

Allianz to fund bypass in Marseille
Allianz to fund bypass in Marseille

With a senior debt note of 165 million euros Allianz will be funding the building of a bypass in Marseille. This investment represents Allianz’s growing appetite for infrastructure investments.