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Insurance Journal - France's AXA S.A. kept its top spot among global insurers as measured by 2014 assets and ranked No. 2 by 2014 net premiums written.
DALBAR - AXA is named as a customer service leader of 2015.
PlanSponsor - K–12 403(b) participants who used an adviser had a 34% higher median balance in their accounts than those who had the option to use an adviser but did not do so, according to a study of more than 1,000 respondents by AXA US.
Milwaukee Wisconsin Journal Sentinel
The stated objective of the Department of Labor's "fiduciary rule" is to ensure that financial professionals and institutions serve the best interest of their customers.
Morning Consult — Americans work hard. They do this to make ends meet and save for future goals, like a dignified retirement. Given how hard Americans work to save, public policy must support savers rather than discourage them.
NEW YORK – AXA S.A. announced today that Nick Lane, currently Head of AXA US Life and Retirement, has been promoted to CEO of AXA Japan effective July 1, 2016, subject to obtaining necessary regulatory approvals. Lane will report directly to incoming AXA Group CEO, Thomas Buberl.
NEW YORK – AXA today announced its plan to be a gold sponsor of The Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers’ (CIAB) Employee Benefits Leadership Forum in Colorado Springs, CO from May 31 – June 3, 2016.
NEW YORK – AXA Equitable, a leader in providing life insurance and annuity products, has been recognized for delivering superior customer service with DALBAR’s 2015 Annuity Service Award.
NEW YORK – AXA announced today the 52 recipients of the 2016 AXA Achievementsm Scholarship. Winners are ambitious and talented students that have demonstrated exemplary leadership skills and a commitment to making a positive contribution to the world. Through their outstanding achievements, these students are driving awareness and innovation in such areas as education, community outreach, health, disease prevention, and environmental research.
NEW YORK – AXA US, a leader in providing financial security and retirement products, announced today that its Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Priscilla Brown was named as one of the “Top 100 Black Leaders in Corporate America” by Savoy magazine.
New Department of Labor Rule
On April 6, 2016, the Department of Labor (DOL) issued a new “conflict of interest” rule designed to raise investment advice standards for retirement accounts. AXA shares the DOL’s objective of ensuring that high quality and affordable retirement savings education and advice is available to those who need it. Our main goal is to help you achieve a dignified retirement through financial education and protection. We remain committed to ensuring that our customers—and retirement savers in general—continue to have access to a broad choice of high quality, affordable financial investment advice and products.
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AXA is proud to be one of the corporate sponsors of the 2016 ReelAbilities Film Festival—the largest festival in the country dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with different abilities. The 8th annual New York ReelAbilities Film Festival kicked off with an opening night gala at the Jewish Community Center Manhattan on March 10.
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In preparation for December’s COP21 climate conference in Paris, AXA US Chairman and CEO, Mark Pearson, hosted an event at the AXA Center’s TV studio to discuss climate change.
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For the third year in a row, AXA earned a perfect score of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index (CEI), recognizing the company as one of the “Best Places to Work for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Equality.”
Through the Employee Resource Group AXA CARES, AXA employees in Syracuse volunteer to support veterans as they visit the war memorials in Washington D.C.
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AXA employees and AXA Advisors celebrated French culture at this year’s Best of France event in Times Square.
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AXA's Chief Economist, Eric Chaney provides his insights on the global economy.
AXA discusses 5 alternative and non-traditional asset classes and strategies for investors including commodities, real estate, inflation-protected securities, convertibles, and M&A.
AXA enters the M&A corporate cash management market.
Listen to Nick Lane, head of AXA U.S. Life and Retirement and Chairman of the Insured Retirement Institute (IRI), discuss recommendations for making the DOL's proposed fiduciary rule workable.
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A suite of benefits products is scheduled for a mid-2015 rollout, including group life insurance, dental and vision, short- and long-term disability, critical illness, gap insurance and hospital-plus.
AXA Strategic Ventures is a €200M venture capital fund dedicated to emerging strategic innovations relevant to insurance, asset management, financial technology and healthcare service industries.
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