KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS
Q2 Q1 Q2 YTD YTD
amounts in EUR millions [b)] Notes 2012 2012 % 2011 % 2012 2011 %
Underlying earnings before tax 1 443 425 4 401 10 868 815 7
Net income 2 254 521 (51) 404 (37) 775 731 6
Sales 3 1,604 1,758 (9) 1,261 27 3,362 2,672 26
Market consistent value of new 4 117 125 (6) 138 (15) 242 259 (7)
Return on equity 5 6.8% 6.9% (1) 8.0% (15) 6.8% 7.9% (14)
For notes see page 25.
- Joint venture with Banca Cívica ends as a result of consolidation process among banks in Spain
- AEGON Asset Management to sell its minority stake in Prisma Capital Partners
- Workplace Savings platform launched in the United Kingdom
At AEGON's recent analyst & investor conference in June, the company presented plans to strengthen AEGON's position in the At-Retirement market in
, while seeking to leverage its strong capabilities in providing protection and asset accumulation products and services in its developing markets throughout Central &
Continued demographic and economic uncertainties have increased the opportunities for AEGON in pursuing its core mission of assisting customers achieve their long-term financial security. To capture these opportunities, AEGON will accelerate the development of new business models by investing in innovative technology driven distribution channels, with the aim of connecting better and more frequently with customers, improving service levels and increasing retention rates. AEGON will also extend its investments in technology to support intermediaries as they adapt to the changing environment for distribution.