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2021-06-01

COVID-19 Coverages AGB Network

Information regarding network specific coverages per region regarding the Coronavirus
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2021-09-29

Employee Benefits Roundup

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2021-01-22

Early Impacts of COVID-19 on Employee Benefits

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Allianz Global Benefits | 2021-10-11

Allianz Global Benefits - People

New staff members in 2021

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Allianz Global Benefits | 2021-09-30

AGB Network News

Keep track of what is trending in the AGB world.

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News | 2021-09-29

Employee Benefits Roundup

Your news hub for global EB topics

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News | 2021-09-20

How Covid-19 has changed employee benefits

The Employee Benefits panel of the virtual APAC Captive Summit held on August 3, 2021, provides an insightful and exclusive understanding on how employee benefits experts of the Asia Pacific region see the impact of the pandemic on the industry, with a special focus on the role of captives.

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Health & Wellness | 2021-09-09

Insurance and Mental Health – considerations for companies

As mental health has become a major concern for many employees and employers, workplaces can play a vital role in supporting staff wellbeing and insurance providers actively support initiatives that are part of the culture of building a better workplace that rewards mental health.

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News | 2021-06-29

Looking back on 18 months of pandemic

With 18 months into the pandemic we are looking back at important milestones since the Covid-19 outbreak and the measures taken by the Group and Allianz Global Benefits with regards to the market and their employees.

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Network Insurer | 2021-06-15

Ecosystem of healthcare services for employers in France

A solid network of market leading medical partners offered by our network partner Allianz Vie helps corporates to navigate through a complex health system and supports employee’s wellbeing via digitalized health services.

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Allianz Global Benefits | 2021-06-01

COVID-19 Coverages AGB Network

Information regarding network specific coverages per region regarding the Coronavirus

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News | 2021-05-12

Employers need to be prepared to support mental health challenges of their staff

The discussions around the Mental Health Awareness Week (May 10-16, 2021) illustrate that with over a year into the pandemic, stress disorders have not only increased but especially affected younger workers’ mental health.

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Network Insurer | 2021-04-21

Allianz Leben further expands their digital services for company pension schemes

FirmenOnline is a digital platform offered to employers by our German network partner, Allianz Leben. Intended for employers to better manage their company pension schemes, the portal was now significantly enhanced to respond to corporate clients’ needs.

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Health & Wellness | 2021-04-07

Considerations for future health programs

The cost of medical plans, the digital delivery of medical services and mental health needs seem to be key considerations for the planning of future health offerings

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News | 2021-03-25

Employee benefits after the pandemic - what to look out for in 2021? (5/5)

Having reached the first-year anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic we have noted a shift in priorities for employee benefits: Growing concern over delays in non-COVID related medical treatment is the final topic in the series of the 5 top priorities for 2021.

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Network Insurer | 2021-03-19

Extensive campaign by Allianz Russia to support insureds during the COVID pandemic

Our network partner in Russia, LLC IC Allianz Life, launched a comprehensive campaign to inform and actively support their insureds during COVID quarantine and self-isolation periods.

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News | 2021-03-16

Employee benefits after the pandemic - what to look out for in 2021? (4/5)

Having reached the first-year anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic we have noted a shift in priorities for employee benefits: Remote working and flexibility considerations are one of the 5 top priorities for 2021.

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News | 2021-03-11

Employee benefits after the pandemic - what to look out for in 2021? (3/5)

Having reached the first-year anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic we have noted a shift in priorities for employee benefits: The emergence of vaccines and the role of employers in vaccine education is one of the 5 top priorities for 2021.

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News | 2021-03-08

Can employee benefits be gender neutral?

With all the positive initiatives for gender equality and diversity around the world, this article looks into the change of work life for women since the outbreak of COVID-19 and the question whether we need more women-focused employee benefits.

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News | 2021-03-05

Employee benefits after the pandemic - what to look out for in 2021? (2/5)

Focus on health and wellbeing, in particular mental health: Having reached the first-year anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic we have noted a shift in priorities for employee benefits and identified this topic as one of the 5 top priorities for 2021.

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News | 2021-02-26

Employee benefits after the pandemic - what to look out for in 2021? (1/5)

Focus on disability plans and concern over Long COVID and mental health: Having reached the first-year anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic we have noted a shift in priorities for employee benefits and identified this topic as one of the 5 top priorities for 2021.

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Network Insurer | 2021-02-25

Additional wellbeing support for employees as part of the Group Protection offering by our network partner Legal and General

Our UK group insurance partner, Legal and General (L & G) introduced Care Concierge, a confidential telephone guidance service that can help employees understand, find and fund later life care.

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News | 2021-01-22

Early Impacts of COVID-19 on Employee Benefits

Allianz Global Benefits are seeing early impacts of the pandemic on employee benefits in general and on all business lines from concerns over life expectancy, delayed cancer treatment and the effects of long COVID

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Media Release | 2020-12-16

Mariana Ishchuk appointed member of the Management Team at Allianz Global Benefits

Allianz Global Benefits (AGB), the employee benefits network of Allianz Group, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mariana Ishchuk as member of the Management Team as of January 1, 2021.

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Media Release | 2020-12-14

Frank Forster appointed MD and Chief Transformation Officer at Allianz Global Benefits

Allianz Global Benefits (AGB), the employee benefits network of Allianz Group, is pleased to announce the appointment of Frank Forster as Managing Director and Chief Transformation Officer effective January 1, 2021 to further support future business growth.

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Network Insurer | 2020-12-07

Providing for the unforeseeable: Serious illness insurance for Belgian employees by our network partner Allianz Benelux

Allianz Benelux in Belgium has stepped up their offering with Allianz Care Plan, a serious illness insurance that offers employees the financial support they need in case of critical illness.

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News | 2020-11-23

Key Considerations for Employee Benefits Optimization

Recap of the panel at the virtual European Captive Forum on November 4, 2020

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Allianz Global Benefits | 2020-11-19

Business ecosystems: Creating value via a platform based approach

Allianz Global Benefits’ holistic business model is organized around an employee benefits platform that aims to create value for all stakeholders through two key drivers - digital infrastructure and a strong global network.

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Allianz Global Benefits | 2020-11-03

Allianz Global Benefits - People

New staff members in 2020

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Network Insurer | 2020-10-23

Danica Pension, our network partner in Denmark is upgrading their health package

Danica Pension in Denmark is upgrading their health offering as of January 1, 2021 and is the first Life & Pension company in the country to introduce telemedicine as a service.

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News | 2020-10-19

EB panel debate at the European Captive Forum

'Key considerations for Employee Benefits Optimization' is the topic of the panel debate at the virtual edition of the ECF 2020, which is moderated by Marco Fattori, Regional Director at Allianz Global Benefits.

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Allianz Global Benefits | 2020-10-14

Enhanced interfaces at AGB to ensure quality and ease of use

The introduction of a unique plan data collection template for life and health and the new e-signature software for certificates are two key milestones of a broad project which was set up to achieve more efficiency in our processes.

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Network Insurer | 2020-09-17

Allianz Leben achieves best score in study on stability of life insurance

A recent study by Hermann Weinmann, renowned economist and professor at the university for economy and society in Ludwigshafen, reveals a stable financial position of the 12 biggest German life insurers, with Allianz Lebensversicherung on top of the ranking.

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Network Insurer | 2020-07-13

Allianz is the most popular occupation pension provider for German intermediaries

According to a survey conducted by Versicherungsjournal online, Allianz is the clear favorite provider for brokers and multiple agents when it comes to company pension schemes.

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Network Insurer | 2020-06-23

Upcoming merger of our network partner in Canada

SSQ Insurance and La Capitale Insurance and Financial Services are joining forces to become the biggest insurance mutual in Canada.

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Pension | 2020-05-28

Allianz Global Pension Report 2020

The Allianz Global Pension Report 2020: The Silver Swan was published by the Group today. It takes the pulse of pension systems around the world with the Group's proprietary pension indicator, the Allianz Pension Index (API).

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Allianz Global Benefits | 2020-01-22

Our perspective on the “History of Pooling”

In the Global Benefits Vision magazine of December, François Jacquemin, Head of Products and Solutions and Michael Scheu, Head of Operations, describe the evolution of pooling from its early beginnings up until now, concluding with a brief look into the future.

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Allianz Global Benefits | 2019-12-20

Exclusive interview on AGB’s 5th anniversary

In the Global Benefits Vision magazine of December, Dirk Hellmuth, CEO and Cyril Samson, Managing Director, take stock, review the achievements and successes and speak about where they want to be in five years’ time.

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Protection | 2019-12-16

Final Word

In the Captive Review magazine of December, Jayesh Patel discusses how social trends are changing the way captives tackle employee benefits

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Media Release | 2019-07-19

Media Release: SSQ Insurance and Allianz Global Benefits Network enter into a partnership

Significant partnership to provide group insurance programs globally.

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Media Release | 2019-03-27

Media Release: Aseguradora General joins Allianz Global Benefits Network

New group insurance partnership. Expansion of distribution network in the Central American region. Access to global employee benefits network

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Protection | 2018-01-12

Utilising Data

In the employee benefits report from Captive Review, Jayesh Patel discusses employee benefits, the value of extracting data, and the ongoing challenges in consistent data recording.

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