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  • Ageas withdraws plan to acquire Direct Line

    25 March 2024

    Belgian insurer rues lack of cooperation from Direct Line board

  • Direct Line rejects improved bid from Ageas

    13 March 2024

    Second proposal adds just 3% to first bid, says UK insurer

  • Ageas confirms £3bn bid to acquire Direct Line

    28 February 2024

    But Direct Line board rejects bid saying it undervalues the group

  • Ageas to get new group CRO from June

    23 January 2024

    Emmanuel Van Grimbergen to take on reinsurance/investment role

  • Ageas delivers positive update for third-party reinsurance business

    31 August 2023

    Ageas Re began underwriting third-party clients on 1 January 2023

  • Ageas to open internal reinsurer to third-party clients

    08 September 2022

    Belgian insurer sees benefits from greater diversification

  • Ageas UK revamps underwriting systems as FCA pricing rules bite

    25 February 2022

    Motor and home insurer signs deal with EIS

  • Ageas raises 2021 flood claims estimate to €500m

    23 February 2022

    Belgian insurer likely to claim on reinsurance for this month's storms

  • Heidi Delobelle named CEO of Belgian insurer AG

    06 October 2020

    She replaces Hans De Cuyper who will take over from Bart De Smet as chief executive of Ageas

  • Ageas promotes Hans De Cuyper to CEO

    01 September 2020

    Bart De Smets becomes chairman of Belgian group