Sept 21 (Reuters) - Industrial Alliance Insurance And Financial Services Inc ::iA financial group expands its car dealer business to the us.Says deal for US$135 million.Says deal is expected to be modestly accretive to earnings in 2018, to contribute $0.05 per share in 2019.Says acquisition will be financed from cash on hand, reduce co's solvency ratio by about 8 percentage points.Says signed agreement to buy shares of privately-owned, us-based dealers assurance company,southwest reinsure.
Sept 21 (Reuters) - AIA Group Ltd <1299.HK>::To acquire Commonwealth Bank of Australia's life insurance businesses in Australia and New Zealand for A$3.80 billion.Transaction expected to be accretive to co's earnings in the first year following completion.
Sept 13 (Reuters) - Asr Nederland Nv :ACQUIRES GENERALI'S DUTCH OPERATIONS.A.S.R. EXPECTS ACQUISITION TO RESULT IN EFFICIENCIES OF SCALE AND CAPITAL GAINS..ACQUISITION PRICE AMOUNTS TO EUR 143 MILLION.ACQUISITION PRICE AMOUNTS TO EUR 143 MILLION; A.S.R. WILL PAY ACQUISITION PRICE IN CASH.A.S.R.'S CAPITAL POSITION IS STRONG ENOUGH TO ABSORB ACQUISITION OF GENERALI NEDERLAND AND TO MAINTAIN A ROBUST SOLVENCY RATIO..A.S.R. EXPECTS TOTAL CAPITAL COMMITMENT (INCLUDING ACQUISITION PRICE) TO AMOUNT TO APPROXIMATELY EUR 200.TO COMPLETE ACQUISITION IN Q1 OF 2018.CONTRIBUTION OF GENERALI NEDERLAND TO NET OPERATING RESULT WILL AMOUNT TO APPROXIMATELY EUR 30 MILLION.A.S.R.'S CAPITAL POSITION IS STRONG ENOUGH TO ABSORB ACQUISITION OF GENERALI NEDERLAND AND TO MAINTAIN A ROBUST SOLVENCY RATIO.A.S.R. AND GENERALI NEDERLAND EXPECT TO COMPLETE ACQUISITION IN Q1 OF 2018.OPERATIONS OF GENERALI NEDERLAND WILL BE TRANSFERRED TO A.S.R. OVER COURSE OF 2018.GENERALI NEDERLAND'S INSURANCE POLICIES WILL BE TRANSFERRED TO A.S.R. LABELS AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.OPERATIONS WILL BE FULLY INTEGRATED INTO A.S.R. IN A GRADUAL PROCESS WHICH IS EXPECTED TO BE COMPLETED BY 2020 AT LATEST.EXPECTED RETURN ON INVESTMENT ON THIS TRANSACTION WILL BE >12%..