Wednesday 10 August 2022

Aegon pays back state loan

Financial services group Aegon announced on Wednesday it will pay back the state loan it received in 2008 within a year.

Aegon received €3 bn from the government’s rescue fund and has already paid back €1 bn.
The company will pay off €500 mln this month and the remaining €1.5 bn before the end of June 2011.

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