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Allianz expands African footprint with acquisition of Ensure Insurance in Nigeria

Allianz-Allianz expands African footprint with acquisition of Ensure Insurance in Nigeria
Aug 30, 2017 | Allianz SE

Allianz Group announced a binding agreement to acquire 98 percent of Nigerian insurer Ensure Insurance Plc from its core shareholder Greenoaks Global Holdings Ltd (GGH). Ensure Insurance Plc offers life and non-life insurance services and generated 11 million euros in gross premiums written in 2016.

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Allianz and LV= agree joint venture to create third largest personal insurer in the UK market

Allianz-Allianz and LV= agree joint venture to create third largest personal insurer in the UK market
Aug 4, 2017 | Allianz SE

Allianz Group and Liverpool Victoria Friendly Society (LV=) have agreed to launch a joint venture and a longer-term strategic partnership in the UK, creating a general insurance business with over 6 million customers and gross premiums written in excess of 1.7 billion pounds.

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Allianz delivers 83.4 percent rise in 2Q 2017 net income to 2.0 billion euros

Allianz-Allianz delivers 83.4 percent rise in 2Q 2017 net income to 2.0 billion euros
Aug 04, 2017 | Allianz SE

Allianz achieved very good results in the second quarter of 2017. Total revenues grew by 2.0 percent to 30.0 billion euros. All business segments contributed to this increase with the majority coming from our Life and Health business segment. Operating profit amounted to 2.9 billion euros, an increase of 22.9 percent, supported by all business segments, in particular by our Property and Casualty business.

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Allianz and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board to invest in Gas Natural Fenosa’s gas distribution business in Spain

Allianz-Allianz and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board to invest in Gas Natural Fenosa’s gas distribution business in Spain
Aug 03, 2017 | Allianz SE

Allianz Capital Partners and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, through its wholly owned subsidiary, CPP Investment Board Europe S.a.r.l., signed an agreement with Gas Natural Fenosa to acquire a 20 percent minority equity interest in its gas distribution business in Spain.

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Allianz, EDF Invest and DIF acquire 6.94 percent in Autostrade per I’Italia

Allianz-Allianz, EDF Invest and DIF acquire 6.94 percent in Autostrade per I’Italia
July 26, 2017 | Allianz SE

A consortium made up of Allianz, EDF Invest and DIF has completed the acquisition of a 6.94 percent stake in Autostrade per I’Italia, the largest Italian toll road network which is majority owned by Atlantia, the listed global operator of motorway and airport infrastructure. This is an increase from the binding agreement to acquire a 5 percent shareholding announced in April 2017 by use of a call option to acquire additional shares.

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Allianz Group 2Q 2017 operating profit up 23 percent due to improvements in all segments

Allianz-Allianz Group 2Q 2017 operating profit up 23 percent due to improvements in all segments
Jul 26, 2017 | Allianz SE

Based on preliminary figures, Allianz Group achieved a 23 percent increase in operating profit in the second quarter of 2017 to 2.9 billion euros (second quarter of 2016: 2.4 billion euros). Total revenues rose 2.0 percent to 29.994 (29.402) billion euros in the second quarter. Net income attributable to shareholders rose 83.4 percent in the second quarter to 2.0 (1.1) billion euros.

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Allianz and Capital One complete U.S. wind investment

Allianz-Allianz and Capital One complete U.S. wind investment
May 24, 2017 | Allianz SE

Allianz and Capital One are investing tax equity in the recently completed Broadview Wind Farm, located along the New Mexico-Texas border. The wind project is owned by Pattern Energy Group Inc.

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Allianz reports a strong start into 2017

Allianz-Allianz reports a strong start into 2017
May 12, 2017 | Allianz SE

Allianz Group recorded total revenues of 36.2 (first quarter of 2016: 35.4) billion euros in the first quarter of 2017, with all segments contributing to the 2.5 percent increase. Operating profit grew by 9.4 percent to 2.9 billion euros, driven by a strong performance of the Life and Health and Asset Management business segments.

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Allianz reports rise in 1Q 2017 total revenues, operating profit

Allianz-Allianz reports rise in 1Q 2017 total revenues, operating profit
May 03, 2017 | Allianz SE

Based on preliminary figures, Allianz Group achieved total revenues for the first quarter of 2017 of 36.2 (first quarter of 2016: 35.4) billion euros. This represents an increase of 2.5 percent compared to the prior-year quarter.

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New Supervisory Board of Allianz SE elected

Allianz-New Supervisory Board of Allianz SE elected
May 03, 2017 | Allianz SE

The Annual General Meeting of Allianz SE has elected a new Supervisory Board today with Michael Diekmann to replace Dr Helmut Perlet as Chairman. In addition, Sophie Boissard, Chairwoman of the Board of Management of Korian S.A., Paris, and Herbert Hainer, former CEO of adidas AG, have been newly appointed as members of the Supervisory Board.

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Allianz invests in Affinity Water in the UK

Allianz-Allianz invests in Affinity Water in the UK
May 02, 2017 | Allianz SE

Allianz, together with its consortium partners has reached an agreement to acquire 100 percent of the equity interest in Affinity Water. Affinity Water is the United Kingdom’s largest water only supply company by revenue and population served.

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Allianz, EDF Invest and DIF to acquire 5 percent in Autostrade per l’Italia

Allianz-Allianz, EDF Invest and DIF to acquire 5 percent in Autostrade per l’Italia
April 28, 2017 | Allianz SE

The Board of Directors of Atlantia, the listed global operator of motorway and airport infrastructure, has accepted a binding offer by Allianz, EDF Invest and DIF to acquire a 5 percent stake in Autostrade per l’Italia, the largest Italian toll road network. The transaction is subject to signing of final contracts over the next days and fulfilment of the conditions precedent therein.

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Allianz Deutschland 2016 Results: All lines show revenue gains

Allianz-Allianz Deutschland 2016 Results: All lines show revenue gains
Mar 09, 2017 | Allianz SE

Allianz Deutschland achieved its goals for fiscal 2016. Revenues made gains in all lines. At year’s end, Allianz Deutschland insured 20.4 million clients, 66,000 more than a year earlier

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2016 Results: Who said what

Allianz-2016 Results: Who said what
Feb 17, 2017 | Allianz SE

Allianz Group released its fourth-quarter and fiscal year 2016 results and announced a share buy-back program on February 16. A roundup of what the media is saying about our strong performance...

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2016 operating profit near upper end of target range

Allianz-2016 operating profit near upper end of target range
Feb 16, 2017 | Allianz SE

Allianz Group delivered 10.8 billion euros in operating profit in 2016, near the upper end of its target range and the fifth consecutive increase in annual operating results

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Allianz agrees to acquire minority interests in Irish subsidiary

Allianz-Allianz agrees to acquire minority interests in Irish subsidiary
Feb 2, 2017 | Allianz SE

Allianz has agreed to acquire the remaining 33.5 percent stake in Allianz Irish Life Holdings plc (AILH) not already owned by Allianz Group. Allianz aims to increase its stake in AILH from 66.5 percent currently to 100 percent.

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Allianz completes sale of Korean life insurance operations to Anbang

Allianz-Allianz completes sale of Korean life insurance operations to Anbang
Dec 30, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz has successfully concluded the sale of Allianz Life Insurance Korea to Anbang Group Holdings. The transaction, announced in April, followed an extensive review by Allianz to secure long-term growth for Allianz Life Insurance Korea

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Aareal Bank, Allianz cooperate again on large-scale, pan-Europe loan

Allianz-Aareal Bank, Allianz cooperate again on large-scale, pan-Europe loan
Dec 19, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz is co-financing a pan-European property portfolio facility that was arranged and underwritten by Aareal Bank AG. Allianz’s share in this financing, which totals €610 million, amounts to €366 million and is granted for a 10-year term

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Allianz invests in National Grid’s UK gas distribution network

Allianz-Allianz invests in National Grid’s UK gas distribution network
Dec 08, 2016 | Allianz Capital Partners

Quad Gas Group, a consortium of long-term infrastructure investors, today announces that it has entered into an agreement with National Grid plc to acquire a 61 percent shareholding in its four regulated gas distribution networks.

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PIMCO strengthens alternatives strategy with Solar Capital Partners tie-up

Allianz-PIMCO strengthens alternatives strategy with Solar Capital Partners tie-up
Dec 08, 2016 | Allianz SE

The joint venture will help PIMCO, a leading global investment management firm owned by Allianz, further develop and expand its private corporate credit platform

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AllianzGI to acquire Sound Harbor Partners

Allianz-AllianzGI to acquire Sound Harbor Partners
Dec 02, 2016 | AllianzGI

Agreement reinforces AllianzGI’s capability in Alternatives and will accelerate the global build-out of its Private Debt Platform

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Allianz invests in gas and electricity grids in Romania

Allianz-Allianz invests in gas and electricity grids in Romania
Nov 25, 2016 | Allianz Capital Partners

Allianz has reached an agreement with E.ON Romania to purchase a 30.0 percent stake in E.ON Distribuţie România, an electricity and gas distribution network operator in the northern part of Romania.

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Allianz 3Q net income rises 36.5 percent, supported by all business segments

Allianz-Dieter Wemmer, chief financial officer of Allianz SE:  “Efforts to develop our business in a very difficult environment are paying off. We’re seeing sustainable profitable growth in many businesses.”
Nov 11, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz Group, Europe’s largest insurer and asset manager, saw operating profit in the third quarter rise 18.2 percent to 2.9 billion euros, driven by contributions from all business segments. The Life and Health segment produced the strongest results with contributions from all large operating entities.

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RESULTS: WHO SAID WHAT

Allianz-RESULTS: WHO SAID WHAT
Nov 11, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz released its third-quarter results on November 11. A roundup of what the media is saying about our robust performance...

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Marhaba Allianz Morocco!

Allianz-Marhaba Allianz Morocco!
Nov 04, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz strengthens its presence in Africa with the completion of the Zurich Assurances Maroc acquisition

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Allianz Acquires 45% Ownership in Park Place Orange County’s premier mixed-use office campus

Allianz-Allianz Acquires 45% Ownership in Park Place Orange County’s premier mixed-use office campus
Oct 14, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz has acquired a 45 percent interest in Park Place capturing a rare opportunity to own a portion of one of the best performing mixed-use office campuses in Southern California.

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Allianz and IFC sign partnership to invest in emerging markets infrastructure projects

Allianz-Allianz and IFC sign partnership to invest in emerging markets infrastructure projects
Oct 05, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz Group and International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, today have signed a partnership under the Managed Co-Lending Portfolio Program. Under the agreement, Allianz intends to make an investment of $500 million which will be co-invested alongside IFC debt financing for infrastructure projects in emerging markets worldwide.

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OMV signs the sale of 49% minority stake in Gas Connect Austria to the consortium of Allianz and Snam

Allianz-OMV signs the sale of 49% minority stake in Gas Connect Austria to the consortium of Allianz and Snam
Sep 22, 2016 | Allianz Capital Partners

Today OMV, the international integrated oil and gas company based in Vienna, OMV Gas & Power GmbH (OGP) and the Consortium composed of Allianz, Europe´s largest insurer, and Snam S.p.A., Italy’s gas infrastructure operator, signed an agreement for the sale and purchase of a 49% minority stake in Gas Connect Austria GmbH (GCA).

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Allianz closes its first debt transaction in Sweden

Allianz-Allianz closes its first debt transaction in Sweden
Sep 19, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz Real Estate has closed a debt transaction in Sweden by providing a SEK 690 million (c. EUR 73 mn) loan for the refinancing of the Bergvik shopping center in Karlstad.

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Allianz places subordinated bond

Allianz-Allianz places subordinated bond
Sep 01, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz SE has placed a subordinated bond with a volume of 1.5 billion U.S. dollars with institutional investors in Asia and Europe.

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Allianz Announces Bancassurance Agreement with Maybank in Indonesia; Launches Exclusive Products

Allianz-Allianz Announces Bancassurance Agreement with Maybank in Indonesia; Launches Exclusive Products
Aug 23, 2016 | Allianz SE

10-year strategic bank distribution agreement with one of Indonesia’s largest banks, aims for growth in key market / Three life insurance products launched exclusively for Maybank customers

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Allianz in Asia Posts Steady First Half 2016 Results

Allianz-Allianz in Asia Posts Steady First Half 2016 Results
Aug 17, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz in Asia Pacific posted healthy operating profit in the first half of 2016, demonstrating portfolio resilience and strength in its core distribution channels, even as market conditions continued to be challenging. The business delivered underlying operating profit of € 134 million, in line with the previous year. This excludes the one-off impact from the expected sale of Allianz’s South Korean business.

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Quarterly Earnings Release

Allianz-Oliver Bäte: “Allianz is transforming itself into an organization that is closer to its customers, is more capital efficient, enjoys higher profitability, and we’re doing this in a difficult environment.”
Aug 05, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz delivers 2.4 billion euros operating profit in 2Q.

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Allianz Real Estate to Acquire Stake in Manhattan’s 10 Hudson Yards Tower

Allianz-Allianz Real Estate to Acquire Stake in Manhattan’s 10 Hudson Yards Tower
Aug 02, 2016 | Allianz SE

High-quality investment with best-in-class partners.

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Allianz Real Estate sells group of office buildings to Patrizia

Allianz-Allianz Real Estate sells group of office buildings to Patrizia
Jul 19, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz Real Estate Germany has sold a group of 9 office buildings to one of the institutional funds managed by Patrizia Immobilien AG. Objects in Duesseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hannover, Munich and Stuttgart are involved.

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Ready for a healthy ride?

Allianz-Ready for a healthy ride?
Jun 30, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz Life Indonesia is cooperating with GO-JEK, an Indonesian ride-sharing start-up, to offer a comprehensive health insurance program for drivers and their families.

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Allianz: Acquisition of commercial P&C portfolio from Aegon completed

Allianz-Allianz: Acquisition of commercial P&C portfolio from Aegon completed
Jun 29, 2016 | Allianz SE

Acquisition officially approved by the Dutch central bank and Dutch Authority for Consumers & Markets / Acquisition concerns the active commercial P&C portfolio (some €90 million) and two run-off portfolios / Operations transferred to Allianz

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Allianz cooperates with simplesurance

Allianz-Allianz cooperates with simplesurance
Jun 20, 2016 | Allianz SE

Berlin-based insurtech startup distributes Allianz products in Europe.

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Allianz agrees to acquire Moroccan subsidiary of Zurich

Allianz-Allianz agrees to acquire Moroccan subsidiary of Zurich
Jun 17, 2016 | Allianz SE

The acquisition marks a major milestone for Allianz in Africa. Pending regulatory approvals, transaction expected to close end of 2016.

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Allianz Completes 51% Acquisition of PNB Life; Appoints Olaf Kliesow as CEO of new joint venture

Allianz-Allianz Completes 51% Acquisition of PNB Life; Appoints Olaf Kliesow as CEO of New JV
Jun 07, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz, the leading global financial services company, today announced that it has completed the 51% stake acquisition of PNB Life Insurance Inc., the life insurance subsidiary of Philippine National Bank (PNB). The company concurrently announced the appointment of Olaf Kliesow as CEO of the new joint venture, effective 6th June 2016.

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Allianz and State Street Corporation invest in an E.ON wind project in Texas

Allianz- Allianz and State Street Corporation invest in an E.ON wind project in Texas
May 27, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz and State Street Corporation have today announced tax equity financing in exchange for partial interest in the Colbeck’s Corner LLC Wind Farm ("Colbeck’s Corner") owned by E.ON Climate and Renewables in North America LLC ("EC&RNA").

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Allianz hits the headlines with a strong first quarter 2016

Allianz-Allianz hits the headlines with a strong first quarter 2016
May 12, 2016 | Allianz SE

The Allianz Group released its first quarter results on May 11, 2016. Here are some reactions from the press.

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Allianz starts 2016 with a strong first quarter

Allianz-Dieter Wemmer:
May 11, 2016 | Allianz SE Total revenues down 6.4 percent to 35.4 billion euros / 1Q operating profit fell by 3.5 percent to 2.8 billion euros / Net income attributable to shareholders up 20.5 percent to 2.2 billion euros / Solvency II capitalization eased to 186 percent / Operating profit outlook for 2016 of 10.5 billion euros, plus or minus 500 million euros confirmed More...

Allianz to sell part of life insurance portfolio in Taiwan to Taiwan Life Insurance

Allianz-Allianz to sell part of life insurance portfolio in Taiwan to Taiwan Life Insurance
May 10, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz Taiwan Life Insurance Co. Ltd. has reached an agreement with Taiwan Life Insurance Co. Ltd., headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan, to sell a traditional life insurance portfolio of Allianz Taiwan Life to Taiwan Life Insurance.

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Allianz reports first quarter 2016 results highlights

Allianz-Allianz reports first quarter 2016 results highlights
May 02, 2016 | Allianz SE

Net income attributable to shareholders up 20.5 percent vs previous year.

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Anbang Insurance Group to acquire Allianz Life Insurance Korea and Allianz Global Investors Korea

Allianz-Anbang Insurance Group to acquire Allianz Life Insurance Korea and Allianz Global Investors Korea
Apr 06, 2016 | Allianz SE

Anbang Insurance Group, a global insurance group headquartered in Beijing, China, and Allianz SE, an international financial services company headquartered in Munich, Germany, jointly announced in South Korea the signing of a sale and purchase agreement by which Allianz Group is to sell Allianz Life Insurance Korea and Allianz Global Investors Korea to Anbang Insurance Group. The transaction follows an extensive review by Allianz to secure long-term growth for Allianz Life Insurance Korea and Allianz Global Investors Korea.

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Finnish acquisition: Investments in renewable energy surpass 3 billion euro milestone

Allianz-Finnish acquisition: Investments in renewable energy surpass 3 billion euro milestone
Mar 30, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz buys three additional wind parks in Finland / Acquisitions in Joukhaisselkä, Kuolavaara-Keulakkopää and Saarenkylä / Finnish wind portfolio of Allianz allows the electricity demand of around 95,000 households to be satisfied

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Top Priority: Customer Satisfaction

Allianz-Top Priority: Customer Satisfaction
Mar 01, 2016 | Allianz SE

Second-highest revenues in company history / Operating profit up four percent / New technologies provide good customer experiences

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2015 operating profit near the upper end of target range

Allianz-Total revenues reach new high of 125.2 billion euros, up 2.4 percent / 2015 operating profit up 3.2 percent to 10.7 billion euros / 4Q operating profit up 14.5 percent to 2.6 billion euros / Solvency II capitalization strong at 200 percent / Board of Management to propose dividend of 7.30 euros per share / Board of Management confident for 2016 – outlook operating profit: 10.5 billion euros, plus/minus 500 million euros
Feb 19, 2016 | Allianz SE Total revenues reach new high of 125.2 billion euros, up 2.4 percent / 2015 operating profit up 3.2 percent to 10.7 billion euros / 4Q operating profit up 14.5 percent to 2.6 billion euros / Solvency II capitalization strong at 200 percent / Board of Management to propose dividend of 7.30 euros per share / Board of Management confident for 2016 – outlook operating profit: 10.5 billion euros, plus/minus 500 million euros More...

Allianz Re agrees co-operation with Enstar in the United States

Allianz-Allianz Re agrees co-operation with Enstar in the United States
Feb 18, 2016 | Allianz SE

Joint management of run-off claims will be established at Allianz Resolution Management US.

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Allianz first wind investment in the US

Allianz-Allianz first wind investment in the US
Feb 09, 2016 | Allianz SE

The first US investment is a major step for Allianz and offers great potential. David Jones, Head of Renewables at Allianz Capital Partners, explains the latest milestone.

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Allianz and Bank of America Merrill Lynch invest in EDF Renewable Energy wind parks in New Mexico

Allianz-Allianz and Bank of America Merrill Lynch invest in EDF Renewable Energy wind parks in New Mexico
Feb 08, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz and Bank of America Merrill Lynch have together committed the tax equity for two wind parks developed by EDF Renewable Energy, one of the leading wind project developers in the United States.

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AllianzGI to acquire Rogge Global Partners

Allianz-Combination will complement and further strengthen AllianzGI's client offering in fixed income; and provide greater distribution potential for RGP's strategies while preserving the integrity of its investment team and process.
Feb 08, 2016 | Allianz SE

Combination will complement and further strengthen AllianzGI's client offering in fixed income; and provide greater distribution potential for RGP's strategies while preserving the integrity of its investment team and process.

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The Top 3 infrastructure investments in the UK

Allianz-The Top 3 infrastructure investments in the UK
Jan 29, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz is investing in progress across many different sectors such as infrastructure, services and sewage disposal projects. Porterbrook, the Colchester Garrison and the Tideway Tunnel are three examples of traditional projects and how they are going to be improved in the future.  

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Allianz to buy commercial P&C portfolio from Aegon

Allianz-Acquisition of active commercial P&C portfolio (approximately 90 million euros) and authorized agents and co-insurance P&C run-off portfolio. / Aegon employees who handle the portfolio will join Allianz / Dutch P&C market share of Allianz increases by more than 10 percent / Transaction emphasizes the value of the Dutch commercial market and brokers for Allianz
Jan 19, 2016 | Allianz SE

Acquisition of active commercial P&C portfolio (approximately 90 million euros) and authorized agents and co-insurance P&C run-off portfolio / Aegon employees who handle the portfolio will join Allianz / Dutch P&C market share of Allianz increases by more than 10 percent / Transaction emphasizes the value of the Dutch commercial market and brokers for Allianz

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Allianz acquires first wind park in Finland

Allianz-Allianz acquires first wind park in Finland
Jan 12, 2016 | Allianz SE

Allianz Capital Partners (ACP) has further expanded its renewable energy investments both in volume and geographically. By signing an acquisition agreement with the wind power company OX2 for six turbines, ACP has successfully entered the Finnish market and further diversified its portfolio.

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Allianz enters into a long-term partnership with Philippine National Bank and acquires 51 percent of PNB Life Insurance Inc.

Allianz-Allianz enters into a long-term partnership with Philippine National Bank and acquires 51 percent of PNB Life Insurance Inc.
Dec 23, 2015 | Allianz SE

Acquisition of 51 percent of PNB Life Insurance Inc. / 15-year exclusive bank distribution agreement with the 4th largest private commercial bank in the Philippines / Transaction aims for growth through strategic partnerships in important insurance markets

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Euler Hermes and EOS announce the sale of its joint venture Bürgel to CRIF

Allianz-Euler Hermes and EOS announce the sale of its joint venture Bürgel to CRIF
Dec 21, 2015 | Allianz SE

Current shareholders Euler Hermes (50.1%) and EOS (49.9%) intend to sell 100% of their shares to CRIF, with a closing expected in February 2016 / International business information group CRIF is an ideal candidate and provides continuity / Euler Hermes and EOS will maintain their long standing business relationships with Bürgel in the future

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Climate protection will become part of core business

Allianz-Transparency across entire investment portfolio / No new investments in coal / Climate insurance for developing countries / Investing in transition to alternative energy sources
Nov 26, 2015 | Allianz SE

Transparency across entire investment portfolio / No new investments in coal / Climate insurance for developing countries / Investing in transition to alternative energy sources

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Allianz is phasing out coal

Allianz-Allianz is phasing out coal
Nov 24, 2015 | Allianz SE

Aware of the two-degree-target of the Paris climate negotiations as well as the economic risks involved, CEO Oliver Bäte announced that Allianz will stop financing coal-based business models. It will no longer invest in companies that derive more than 30 percent of revenue from coal mining or generate over 30 percent of their energy from coal.

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Allianz to increase earnings growth and raise profitability with new 3-year plan

Allianz-Allianz to increase earnings growth and raise profitability with new 3-year plan
Nov 24, 2015 | Allianz SE

Allianz targets average annual EPS growth of 5 percent through 2018 / Group targets RoE of 13 percent / Allianz sets targets for organizational health, especially customer satisfaction and leadership culture

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Allianz on track for full-year target

Allianz-
Nov 06, 2015 | Allianz SE

Nine-month operating profit stable at 8.15 billion euros / Nine-month net income attributable to shareholders up 3.9 percent to 5.20 billion euros / Quarterly operating profit down 7.5 percent to 2.45 billion euros / Quarterly net income attributable to shareholders decreases by 15.4 percent to 1.36 billion euros / Targeted shift in Life product mix improves profitability for new business / Strong Solvency II capitalization of 200 percent

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Infographic for the third quarter 2015

Allianz-Highlights for the third quarter 2015
Nov 06, 2015 | Allianz SE

Highlights for the third quarter 2015

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Cooperation for greater cybersecurity in Germany

Allianz-Cooperation for greater cybersecurity in Germany
Sep 18, 2015 | Allianz SE

Volkswagen, Allianz, BASF and Bayer aim to establish “DCSO Deutsche Cyber-Sicherheitsorganisation GmbH” / Collaboration with Federal Ministry of the Interior (BMI) and Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) / DCSO to function as competence center for German industry

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Allianz Global Automotive and Maiden to Cooperate in European PPI/GAP Insurance Offer

Allianz-Allianz Global Automotive and Maiden to Cooperate in European PPI/GAP Insurance Offer
Sep 10, 2015 | Allianz SE

Maiden Holdings, Ltd. ("Maiden") (NASDAQ:MHLD) and Allianz Global Automotive (“Allianz”) today announced a significant expansion of their long standing partnership focused on developing branded insurance solutions to automotive original equipment manufacturers (“OEMs”) and their customers. The partnership will bring together the unique skills and capabilities of both companies to assist automotive OEMs to strengthen their consumer value proposition.

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Allianz invests in London’s Thames Tideway Tunnel

Allianz-Allianz invests in London’s Thames Tideway Tunnel
Aug 27, 2015 | Allianz SE

Bazalgette Tunnel Limited has received the licence from the Water Services Regulation Authority (‘Ofwat’) to own and finance London’s £4.2 billion ‘super sewer’.

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Allianz achieves good quarterly results – outlook confirmed at upper end of range

Allianz-Oliver Bäte: “We confirm our operating profit outlook for 2015 at the upper end of the target range at 10.8 billion euros.”
Aug 07, 2015 | Allianz SE

Total revenues rise 2.4 percent to 30.2 billion euros / Operating profit increases 2.6 percent to 2.84 billion euros / Net income attributable to shareholders up 15.0 percent to 2.02 billion euros / Solvency II capitalization increases to 212 percent / Allianz confirms operating profit outlook for 2015 at upper end of target range at 10.8 billion euros

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Allianz, Borealis, Infinity and MEAG agree to acquire Tank & Rast

Allianz-Allianz, Borealis, Infinity and MEAG agree to acquire Tank & Rast
Aug 04, 2015 | Allianz SE

Allianz Capital Partners GmbH (ACP), Borealis Infrastructure Management Inc. (Borealis), Infinity Investments SA, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), and MEAG, Munich Re (Group)’s asset manager, (Consortium), signed an agreement to acquire 100% of Autobahn Tank & Rast Holding GmbH from Terra Firma Capital Partners and a fund managed by Deutsche Asset and Wealth Management for an undisclosed sum.

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Allianz acquires first wind parks in Austria

Allianz-Allianz acquires first wind parks in Austria
Jul 02, 2015 | Allianz SE

Allianz expands its regional focus and further diversifies its portfolio / Investments in Renewable Energy exceed 2.5 billion euro milestone / Capable of supplying the annual electricity needs of 800,000 European households, enough to power a city the size of Barcelona

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Allianz and Bastion acquire three Spanish infrastructure assets from Comsa Emte

Allianz-Allianz and Bastion acquire three Spanish infrastructure assets from Comsa Emte
May 28, 2015 | Allianz SE

Allianz Capital Partners (ACP) and Bastion Infrastructure Group (Bastion) have acquired equity interests in three operating essential Spanish infrastructure assets from Comsa Emte Concesiones.

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Allianz starts 2015 with strong first quarter

Allianz-Dieter Wemmer:
May 12, 2015 | Allianz SE

Total revenues of 37.8 billion euros / Operating profit of 2.86 billion euros / Net income attributable to shareholders of 1.82 billion euros / Allianz confirms operating profit outlook for 2015 of 10.4 billion euros, plus/minus 400 million euros

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Oliver Bäte takes over from Michael Diekmann as CEO of Allianz

Allianz-Oliver Bäte takes over from Michael Diekmann as CEO of Allianz
May 06, 2015 | Allianz SE

On May 7, 2015, the day after the Allianz SE Annual General Meeting, Oliver Bäte (50) takes over as the new Chairman of the Board of Management (CEO) of Allianz SE from Michael Diekmann (60).

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Allianz preliminary results for the first quarter of 2015

Allianz-Based on preliminary figures, Allianz Group achieved total revenues for the first quarter of 2015 of 37.8 (first quarter of 2014: 34.0) billion euros. This represents an increase of 11.2 percent compared to the previous year.
May 06, 2015 | Allianz SE

Based on preliminary figures, Allianz Group achieved total revenues for the first quarter of 2015 of 37.8 (first quarter of 2014: 34.0) billion euros. This represents an increase of 11.2 percent compared to the previous year.

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Allianz Asia sees double-digit growth in operating profit

Allianz-Allianz Asia sees double-digit growth in operating profit
Apr 21, 2015 | Allianz SE

Total revenues at 7.9 billion euros / operating profit at 429 million euros / Exclusive bancassurance partnership with HSBC with strong results / Focus on building regional digital capacity and multi-access for customers

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Allianz in Central and Eastern Europe weathers difficult environment in 2014

Allianz-Allianz in Central and Eastern Europe  weathers difficult environment in 2014
Apr 21, 2015 | Allianz SE

Revenues at 3.2 billion euros / Operating profit at 106 million euros / Restructuring of retail business in Russia impacts results

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Allianz sees growth potential in Latin America despite economic cool down

Allianz-Allianz sees growth potential in Latin America despite economic cool down
Apr 21, 2015 | Allianz SE

Total revenues stable at 2.44 billion euros / Operating profit dropped to minus 131 million euros, particularly affected by Brazil / Argentina shows remarkable growth / Recovery plan, including business model shift, set up in Brazil

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Allianz calls subordinated bond

Allianz-Allianz calls subordinated bond
Apr 21, 2015 | Allianz SE

Allianz France S.A. calls a euro 400 million subordinated bond.

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Allianz places subordinated bond

Allianz-Allianz SE has placed an subordinated bond with a volume of 1.5 billion euros to institutional investors in Europe.
Mar 31, 2015 | Allianz SE

Allianz SE has placed an subordinated bond with a volume of 1.5 billion euros to institutional investors in Europe.

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Allianz raises target for real asset based financing to 110 billion euros

Allianz-Maximilian Zimmerer: “Our customers benefit from attractive returns.”
Feb 26, 2015 | Allianz SE

Target previously at 80 billion euros / Maximilian Zimmerer: “Our customers benefit from attractive returns.”

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Allianz continues to grow in revenues and profits

Allianz-Michael Diekmann:
Feb 26, 2015 | Allianz SE

Revenues up 10.4 percent to 122.25 billion euros / Operating profit grows 3.3 percent to 10.40 billion euros / Net income attributable to shareholders rises 3.8 percent to 6.22 billion euros / New dividend policy leads to proposed dividend of 6.85 euros per share / Operating profit outlook for 2015: 10.4 billion euros, plus/minus 400 million euros

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Allianz invests in Colchester Garrison

Allianz-Allianz invests in Colchester Garrison
Feb 02, 2015 | Allianz SE

Allianz has acquired a 56 percent shareholding in the Colchester Garrison Private Finance Initiative (PFI) project from two of InfraRed Capital Partner’s managed funds, HICL Infrastructure Company and InfraRed Infrastructure Yield Fund. PFI is a programme by the UK government to modernize public infrastructure with private capital.

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Allianz Australia selected as preferred purchaser of Territory Insurance Office

Allianz-Allianz Australia selected as preferred purchaser of Territory Insurance Office
Nov 24, 2014 | Allianz SE

Allianz Australia has entered into an agreement with the Government of the Northern Territory to purchase the general insurance business of the Territory Insurance Office (TIO) and enter into a 10 year agreement to manage the Government Motor Accidents Compensation scheme.

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Allianz investment in renewable energy exceeds two billion euro milestone

Allianz-Allianz investment in renewable energy exceeds two billion euro milestone
Nov 10, 2014 | Allianz SE

Forterre is Allianz’s latest wind park acquisition in 2014 / The overall portfolio now contains 47 wind farms and seven solar parks generating enough electricity to meet the annual needs of Munich

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Allianz with double-digit growth in revenues and net income in third quarter of 2014

Allianz-Dieter Wemmer:
Nov 06, 2014 | Allianz SE

Total revenues increase 14.5 percent to 28.78 billion euros / Operating profit up 5.2 percent to 2.65 billion euros / Net income attributable to shareholders grows by 11.2 percent to 1.61 billion euros / Operating profit outlook confirmed: upper end of target range of 10.5 billion euros in reach / New dividend policy increases pay-out ratio to 50 percent of Allianz Group net income

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New Dividend policy with increased pay-out ratio of 50 percent

Allianz-The board of management and the supervisory board of Allianz SE have decided to alter their dividend policy to target an increase in pay-out ratio from 40 to 50 percent of the Allianz Group net income (attributable to shareholders).
Nov 06, 2014 | Allianz SE

The board of management and the supervisory board of Allianz SE have decided to alter their dividend policy to target an increase in pay-out ratio from 40 to 50 percent of the Allianz Group net income (attributable to shareholders).

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AIMCo, Allianz and Hastings successfully bid for Acquisition of Porterbrook

Allianz-AIMCo, Allianz and Hastings successfully bid for Acquisition of Porterbrook
October 14, 2014 | Allianz SE

Alberta Investment Management Corporation (“AIMCo”), on behalf of certain of its clients, Allianz Capital Partners (“ACP”), the in-house investment platform for alternative investments of Allianz Group and Hastings Funds Management (“Hastings”) have reached an agreement to purchase Porterbrook Rail Finance Limited (Porterbrook), one of the three major rolling stock leasing companies in the UK.

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Allianz places subordinated bond

Allianz-Allianz places subordinated bond
Sep 12, 2014 | Allianz SE

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

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Allianz in Asia with strong first half of 2014

Allianz-Allianz in Asia with strong first half of 2014
Aug 26, 2014 | Allianz SE

Total revenue at 3.7 billion euros / Operating profit at 285 million euros / Exclusive HSBC bancassurance partnership well on track / Innovation as a core strategy for Allianz in Asia-Pacific

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Allianz in Latin America weathers difficult environment in first half of 2014

Allianz-Allianz in Latin America weathers difficult environment in first half of 2014
Aug 26, 2014 | Allianz SE

Allianz in Latin America delivered solid results for the first half of 2014 in challenging economic circumstances. Total revenues went down to 1,084 (2013: 1,386) million euros – a decline of 22 percent, driven by unfavorable foreign currency exchange effects and volume reductions mainly in Brazil in the property and casualty business.

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Allianz reports strong second quarter results and confirms full year outlook

Allianz-Michael Diekmann: “In view of these good half-year results, we maintain our outlook for the operating profit for 2014 of 10 billion euros, plus or minus 500 million euros, but expect the upper end of the target range to be in reach”
Aug 08, 2014 | Allianz SE

Total revenues rise 10.0 percent to 29.46 billion euros / Operating profit climbs 17.1 percent to 2.77 billion euros / Net income attributable to shareholders up 10.5 percent to 1.76 billion euros / Shareholders’ equity grows by 9.8 percent to 55 billion euros vs. year-end 2013 / Allianz confirms operating profit outlook for 2014 of 10.0 billion euros, plus/minus 0.5 billion euros – upper end of target range in reach

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Successful refinancing of Selecta

Allianz-Logo Selecta
June 23, 2014 | Allianz SE

Placement of a high-yield bond (senior secured note) and an unsecured junior PIK note / Selecta is now in an excellent position for further growth / Leading market position can be further strengthened

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Allianz and Deutsche Telekom enter into a digital alliance

Allianz-Allianz and Deutsche Telekom enter into a digital alliance
June 06, 2014 | Allianz SE

New digital insurance services for home and health / Smart Home market test, including emergency assistance services for the home / Agreement reached on cyber security partnership

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Allianz starts 2014 with strong first quarter

Allianz-Dieter Wemmer:
May 14, 2014 | Allianz SE

Total revenues of 33.96 billion euros / Operating profit of 2.72 billion euros / Net income attributable to shareholders of 1.64 billion euros / Continued healthy capital position / Allianz confirms operating profit outlook for 2014 of 10.0 billion euros, plus/minus 0.5 billion euros

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Allianz preliminary results for the first quarter of 2014

Allianz-Allianz preliminary results for the first quarter of 2014
May 07, 2014 | Allianz SE

Based on preliminary figures, Allianz Group achieved total revenues for the first quarter of 2014 of around 34 billion euros, the highest quarterly revenues in the company’s history. Total revenues for the first quarter the year before were 32.0 billion euros.

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Ads are good, trust is better

Allianz-Ads are good, trust is better
Apr 24, 2014 | Allianz SE

Ever since entering Sri Lanka in 2005, Allianz has grown constantly. A big boost came with the end of the civil war in the island nation off the coast of India. Now, in addition to benefiting from the growing prosperity there, Allianz is also trying to spread its name and strong reputation. How this works in a market, where the ad spend of the insurance industry is amongst the highest worldwide, explains Surekha Alles, CEO Allianz Sri Lanka.

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Allianz focuses on growth in Latin America

Allianz-Allianz focuses on growth in Latin America
Mar 19, 2014 | Allianz SE

Total revenues at 2.68 billion euros reflecting positive growth / Operating profit at 141 million euros / Number of customers up 6.5 percent / Further efficiency gains due to rollout of new IT platform

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Allianz agrees to acquire Property and Casualty insurance business and distribution capacity from UnipolSai

Allianz-Allianz agrees to acquire Property and Casualty insurance business and distribution capacity from UnipolSai
Mar 15, 2014 | Allianz SE

Allianz to acquire Property and Casualty business in Italy with premiums of 1.1 billion euros (2013) / Allianz increases its share in the profitable Italian market

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Allianz Deutschland remains on course despite natural disasters and low interest rates

Allianz-Allianz Deutschland CEO Markus Riess
Mar 11, 2014 | Allianz Deutschland AG

Customers received 1.2 billion euros for floods, hail and storms / Operating profit 1.6 billion euros, despite natural disasters / “Perspektive” is Allianz Leben’s most successful product launch / Modular “PrivatSchutz” meets client needs

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Allianz in Asia achieves solid results in 2013

Allianz-Allianz in Asia achieves solid results in 2013
Mar 11, 2014 | Allianz SE

Total revenues at 7.2 billion euros / Operating profit at 367 million euros/ Exclusive bancassurance partnership with HSBC extended / Multi-access a must for the future

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Allianz in Central and Eastern Europe with solid results in 2013

Allianz-Allianz in Central and Eastern Europe with solid results in 2013
Mar 11, 2014 | Allianz SE

Revenues at 3.5 billion euros / Operating profit at 252 million euros / Regulatory changes in Poland strongly impact Life/Health business / Pension Fund and Asset Management business continues to grow, reaching 9.8 billion euros total assets under management

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