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CSR Wire – Twenty MBA students - selected from nearly 1,000 worldwide - have won a share of $30,000 in scholarship money by tackling a real-life business decision at the intersection of corporate profitability and positive social and environmental impact.
American Builders Quarterly – AXA’s 2014 office redesigns in New York and Charlotte are featured in a four-page spread, detailing changes to promote transparency and collaboration. Alejandro Rivero, AXA’s Senior Director of Corporate Real Estate, describes how the company worked with designers to help incorporate AXA’s brand into their new space. Read more
For the sixth year in a row, AXA has maintained its position as a leading global insurance brand, placing it among the world's 100 Best Global Brands, alongside Google, Apple, Coca-Cola, and Louis Vuitton. Read more.
The New York Times - The prickly American Regionalist Thomas Hart Benton had his share of detractors. But even they would probably acknowledge that his early mural “America Today” is the best of its kind, a raucous, cartwheeling, wide-angle look at 1920s America that set the standard for the Works Progress Administration’s mural program and has remained a New York City treasure. Read more.
Guardian Liberty Voice - The Benton mural remained at the New School for more than 50 years. It was beginning to show signs of wear due to a lack of preservation protection. It was sold to AXA Equitable, formerly known as Equitable Life, in 1984 with the understanding that it was to be kept intact and would remain in New York City. Read more.
NEW YORK – AXA Equitable, a pioneer in financial protection, has introduced the RMD Wealth Guard GMDB, an innovative feature within the Retirement Cornerstone® variable annuity that provides a solution for taking required minimum distributions while also leaving a legacy for beneficiaries.
NEW YORK – AXA, a financial protection and retirement industry leader, announced today the 52 recipients of the 2015 AXA AchievementSM Scholarship. AXA seeks to identify and reward students who, through their talent and passion, are driving awareness, discovery and general community outreach in areas such as education, the environment and disease prevention.
NEW YORK – AXA announced today that it is an official sponsor of the 2015 ReelAbilities Film Festival, the largest film festival in the country dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories, and artistic expressions of people with disabilities.
NEW YORK – AXA today announced the launch of AXA Strategic Ventures, a €200M venture capital fund dedicated to emerging strategic innovations relevant to insurance, asset management, financial technology and healthcare service industries.
PARIS – Strong Performance in line with Ambition AXA. Total revenues up 3% to Euro 92 billion. Underlying Earnings up 8% to Euro 5.1 billion. Adjusted Earnings up 7% to Euro 5.5 billion.
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AXA recognized during event for President Obama's new "UpSkill America" initiative
Tracey Gray-Walker, head of AXA’s Association business, discussed her focus on small business retirement needs at National Retirement Planning Week®.
AXA Research Fund (AXARF), AXA's scientific philanthropy initiative, announced that it will commit $16 million to 44 new projects in 2015.
AXA Launches Venture Capital Fund to Foster Entrepreneurial Discovery in Insurance and Financial Services, Improve Customer Experience
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.
Interviews with Anders Malmstrom, Chief Financial Officer and Nick Lane, Head of U.S. Life and Retirement.
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The Global Economy
Sandy Two Years Later: AXA Research Fellow Says Hurricane Link to Climate Change Not Yet Clear, Unlike That of Rising Seas
The question on everyone's mind when a hurricane strikes these days is whether it's related to climate change. Sandy's connection to this phenomenon is still top of mind today, the second anniversary of the monster storm that struck October 29, 2012.
AXA Sponsors "Thomas Hart Benton's America Today Mural Rediscovered" at The Metropolitan Museum of Art
View mural documentary, video interviews, photo gallery and more about the exhibition now at the Met here.