31 Jul 2019 - 18:00 CET
NN Investment Partners and ING Bank Slaski formalise long-term partnership
NN Group announces today that the long-term partnership between NN Investment Partners (NN IP) and ING Bank Śląski S.A. in Poland has been formalised.
Under this partnership, which was announced on 18 December 2018, ING Bank Śląski has acquired a 45% stake in NN IP in Poland and will distribute NN funds to the Polish retail market through its extensive branch network.
The transaction is not expected to have a material impact on the operating result and Solvency II ratio of NN Group.
NN Group profile
NN Group is an international financial services company, active in 18 countries, with a strong presence in a number of European countries and Japan. With all its employees, the Group provides retirement services, pensions, insurance, investments and banking to approximately 17 million customers. NN Group includes Nationale-Nederlanden, NN, NN Investment Partners, ABN AMRO Insurance, Movir, AZL, BeFrank and OHRA. NN Group is listed on Euronext Amsterdam (NN).
About NN Investment Partners TFI S.A.NN Investment Partners TFI S.A. in Poland (NN IP Poland) is part of NN Investment Partners, an international asset management company and a subsidiary of NN Group. Present on the Polish market since 1997, NN IP Poland has EUR 4.1 billion (at current exchange rates) of assets under management. Its core activities are the management and administration of investment funds, institutional portfolios and third pillar pension programmes (PPE, IKE, IKZE). The company is licenced and regulated by the Polish Financial Market Authority (KNF).
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