Aegon N.V. operates within the Life insurance sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Aegon N.V. with three other
insurance companies in Europe:
Standard Life Aberdeen PLC
of the United Kingdom
sales of £18.73 billion [US$25.28 billion]
(30.39 billion Euro [US$36.13 billion]
of which 26%
was Non-Life Reinsurace), and
Swiss Re AG
based in Switzerland
(43.16 billion Swiss Francs [US$44.50 billion]
of which 43%
was Property & Casualty).
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Aegon N.V. were 37.74 billion Euro (US$44.87 billion).
increase of 7.5%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 35.09 billion Euro.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2014, when Aegon N.V.
reported sales of 46.90 billion Euro.
Sales of Life Insurance saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
20.2% in 2016, from
16.97 billion Euro to 20.40 billion Euro.
Not all segments of Aegon N.V. experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Other Activities fell 50.0% to 7.00 million Euro.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
Aegon N.V. also experienced decreases in sales in
Investment Income Insurance Activities (down 8.6% to 7.79 billion Euro)
Accident and Health Insurance (down 3.5% to 2.61 billion Euro)
Fees and Commissions (down 1.2% to 2.41 billion Euro)
General Insurance (down 30.6% to 444.00 million Euro)