AXA to sell its insurance operations in Singapore


AXA announced today that it has entered into an agreement with HSBC to sell AXA Insurance Pte Ltd (“AXA Singapore”).

Under the terms of the agreement, AXA will sell AXA Singapore for a total cash consideration of USD 575 million (or Euro 487 million).

Gordon Watson, CEO of AXA in Asia and in Africa said “This transaction is another step in AXA’s simplification journey” said Gordon Watson, CEO of AXA in Asia and in Africa. In line with the Group’s strategy, we are focusing on our core markets where we have the size, presence in the right business segments and a strong potential to grow. We have in Asia a unique set of assets across established and high potential markets where we are deploying our vision, notably in health and protection, bringing high value products and services to our customers.”

“I would like to thank the management team and all the employees of AXA Singapore for their strong contribution and commitment over the years and wish them every success for the future.”

The transaction is estimated to result in a negative net income impact of ca. Euro 160 million in AXA Group’ s FY21 consolidated financial statements.

The transaction is subject to closing conditions, including the receipt of regulatory approvals, and is expected to close by 4Q2021.

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About AXA

In July 2012 the AXA Commercial Lines and Personal Intermediary businesses came together to form a new single organisation – AXA Commercial Lines and Personal Intermediary.

The business offers brokers a more integrated and consistent approach from AXA which is focussed on their needs as a business – whatever the product. AXA Commercial Lines & Personal Intermediary provides underwriting expertise, offering a range of commercial lines and personal lines products and insurance solutions to our brokers and customers.  AXA Commercial & Personal Intermediary is part of AXA Group, a worldwide leader in insurance and asset management serving 101 million clients

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