Unique structure of Aegon deal aims to standardise longevity risk

The unique structure utilised within the recently completed Aegon longevity risk transfer transaction has been developed in the hope of bringing some standardisation, transparency and more deal flexibility to the longevity hedging market.The successful completion of the transaction, which was covered on Wednesday, saw Aegon transfer €1.4 billion of longevity read the full article →

Aegon net profits hit by longevity risk provisioning

Dutch based insurer Aegon reported first quarter profits were down 12% as it posted lower investment returns, was hit by administrative charges in the UK and set aside funds to manage increasing life expectancy risk in the Netherlands. Aegon have had to increase provisioning for longevity risks as increased life read the full article →