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Allianz’s fiscal year 2016 financial performance and share buy-back program have been received well by media across the world. Some highlights…

Allianz SE
Munich, Feb 17, 2017

Allianz plans 3 bln-euro share buyback after rise in profits (REUTERS)

Allianz, Europe's largest insurer, proposed spending 3 billion euros ($3.2 billion) on buying back its own shares on Thursday after the Munich-based firm posted higher than expected profits and said it was adjusting its policy on budgeting for possible takeovers..

Allianz to launch €3bn share buyback as earnings gain (THE FINANCIAL TIMES)

Allianz said it would launch a share buyback worth up to €3bn, as Europe’s largest insurance group posted a 23 per cent rise in fourth-quarter profits.

Allianz plans $3.2B share buyback as 4Q profit climbs (BLOOMBERG)

Dieter Wemmer, chief financial officer at Allianz, discusses the company's dividend and share buyback plans, his outlook for the company and where he sees opportunity.

Allianz: Bumper buyback shows insurer’s strength (THE WALL STREET JOURNAL)

People often complain their insurers don’t pay out what they should: Investors in Allianz can have no such gripes. The Germany-based global insurer and owner of asset manager Pimco launched a €3 billion ($3.18 billion) share buyback in its 2016 results on top of a 4% increase in its ordinary dividend in line with profit growth for the year..

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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.


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.


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.