Athene Holding Ltd. (Athene Holding) is a life insurance holding company focused principally on the retirement market and whose business, through its subsidiaries, is focused primarily on issuing or reinsuring fixed and equity indexed annuities. Currently, Athene Holding’s principal subsidiaries are Athene Annuity & Life Assurance Company, a Delaware domiciled insurance company, Athene Life Insurance Company, an Indiana domiciled insurance company, Investors Insurance Corp, a Delaware domiciled insurance company, and Athene Life Re Ltd., a Bermuda reinsurer.
Athene Holding was formed in 2008 (by James R. Belardi, former President of SunAmerica Life Insurance Company and Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer of AIG Retirement Services, Inc., Chip Gillis, former head of Bear Stearns’ Insurance Solutions Group and sponsored by an affiliate of Apollo Global Management LLC) to provide solutions to the growing need for tax efficient savings vehicles to support retiring baby boomers. The products offered by Athene Holding, through its subsidiaries, include:
- Retail fixed and equity indexed annuity products
- Institutional products, such as funding agreements
- Co-insurance and reinsurance arrangements with third party life insurance and annuity providers
Assets of Athene Holdings subsidiaries are managed by Athene Asset Management LLC.
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