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Allianz, AXA & Sompo to Distribute Products Across Asia via CIMB Bank Branches

Allianz SE, AXA SA and Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Holdings Inc. made final bids for the rights to distribute their general insurance products through CIMB Group Holdings Bhd.’s branches across Asia, people with knowledge of the matter said. CIMB could fetch …

Dutch Insurer NN Eyes Growth Through Acquisitions

NN Group NV, the Dutch insurer and asset manager spun out of ING Groep NV, is ready to expand and will consider acquisitions amid speculation that it could seek to acquire Delta Lloyd NV. Delta Lloyd’s shares soared. “If we …

ING to Sell $1.3 Billion of Shares in Insurer NN Group to Institutional Investors

ING Groep NV is selling a 1.2 billion-euro ($1.3 billion) stake in insurer NN Group NV as it seeks to exit the company by the end of next year. ING is selling 45 million shares of NN to institutional investors, …

ING’s First-Quarter Net Profit Rises 43% to $1.4 Billion

ING Groep NV, the biggest Dutch financial-services company, said first-quarter profit rose 43 percent amid a boost from lending and commissions. Underlying net profit rose to 1.19 billion euros ($1.4 billion) from 830 million euros a year earlier, Amsterdam-based ING …

ING Plans $2 Billion Sale of Voya Stock to End Investment in U.S. Insurer

ING Groep NV, the biggest Dutch bank, said it will sell its remaining 19 percent stake in Voya Financial Inc., completing its slow-motion exit from its former U.S. insurance unit. Voya will repurchase $600 million of its shares in connection …

ING to Sell $1.2 Billion Stake in NN Group in Stock Offering

ING Groep NV, the biggest Dutch financial services company, is cutting its stake in NN Group NV by selling shares worth about 1.06 billion euros ($1.21 billion). ING is offering about 43 million shares in NN Group in a sale …

ING Rises on Plan to Resume Dividend as Profit Misses Q4 Estimates

ING Groep NV rose in Amsterdam trading after the lender said it will pay a dividend for the first time in almost seven years even as profit from its banking activities fell missing fourth-quarter estimates. ING rose as much as …

Canadian P&C Insurer Intact Financial’s 3rd Quarter Profit Rises

Intact Financial Corp., Canada’s largest property and casualty insurer, reported a more than four-fold rise in quarterly profit, helped by a sharp fall in catastrophe losses. The company’s profit last year was hurt by severe rain storms in the Toronto …

ING Seeks as Much as $2.1 Billion from NN Insurance Offering

ING Groep NV, the biggest Dutch financial-services company, is seeking as much as €1.54 billion ($2.1 billion) in the first and what may be only public offering of its European insurance unit. The firm plans to offer 70 million shares …