AXA SA (AXAF.PA)
24 Feb 2017
PARIS AXA has reached a "critical size" and is ruling out major acquisitions such as Italy's Generali , the French insurer's chief executive Thomas Buberl said on Thursday.
* Reiterates it has no interest in Generali (Adds CEO comments, details)
PARIS, Feb 23 AXA, France's biggest insurer, posted a 4 percent increase in 2016 net income, as stronger earnings from property insurance coverage and a recovery in its life and savings business helped to offset weakness in asset management.
Feb 9 The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Thursday. To inform us of other job changes, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
MILAN, Feb 9 Zurich Insurance does not consider Italian insurer Assicurazioni Generali as an interesting target, a spokesperson for the Swiss group said on Thursday.
Feb 9 AXA Investment Managers, part of AXA SA , named Daniel Neep regional sales manager of its UK wholesale sales team.
MILAN Intesa Sanpaolo said on Friday a possible tie up with insurer Generali was just a "case study", leaving investors guessing whether the bank would eventually launch a bid for Italy's biggest insurer.
MILAN, Feb 3 Intesa Sanpaolo said on Friday a possible tie up with insurer Generali was just a "case study", leaving investors guessing whether the bank would eventually launch a bid for Italy's biggest insurer.
MILAN Intesa Sanpaolo denied on Thursday it was preparing an all-share offer for Assicurazioni Generali after shares in the Italian insurer rose in response to speculation that a bid was on its way.
* Intesa denies any special board meeting at weekend (Recasts with Intesa comments, shares)