About the AIA Group
AIA Group Limited and its subsidiaries (collectively “AIA” or “the Group” ) comprise the largest independent publicly listed pan-Asian life insurance group in the world. It has wholly-owned main operating subsidiaries or branches in 14 markets in Asia Pacific - Hong Kong, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, China, Korea, the Philippines, Australia, Indonesia, Taiwan, Vietnam, New Zealand, Macau and Brunei and a 26% joint venture shareholding in India.
The business that is now AIA was first established in Shanghai over 90 years ago. It is a market leader in the Asia Pacific region (ex-Japan) based on life insurance premiums and holds leading positions across the majority of its markets. It had total assets of US$114,461 million as of 30 November 2011.
AIA meets the savings and protection needs of individuals by offering a range of products and services including retirement planning, life insurance and accident and health insurance. The Group also provides employee benefits, credit life and pension services to corporate clients. Through an extensive network of agents and employees across Asia Pacific, AIA serves the holders of over 23 million individual policies and over 10 million participating members of group schemes.
AIA Group Limited is listed on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited under the stock code ‘1299’ with American Depositary Receipts (Level 1) being traded on the over-the-counter market (ticker symbol: “AAGIY”).
About AIA HK
The AIA Group established its operations in Hong Kong in 1931. AIA has the largest agency force in Hong Kong and Macau. AIA is a leader in developing innovative insurance products that meet customers’ needs at every stage of their lives and offers products ranging from individual life, group life, accident, medical and health, personal lines insurance to investment-linked products with over 100 investment options.