AEGON NV is a holding company, which engages in the provision of insurance, pensions, and asset management services. It operates through the following segments: Americas, Europe, Asia, Asset Management, and Holding and Other Activities. The Americas segment covers business units in the United States, Brazil, and Mexico, including any of the units' activities located outside these countries. The Europe segment comprises of the operating segments of the Netherlands, United Kingdom, Central and Easter Europe, and Spain and Portugal. The Asia segment consists of Hong Kong, Singapore, China, Japan, India, and Indonesia including any of the units' activities located outside these countries. The Asset Management segment includes the activities from Aegon Asset Management. The Holding and Other Activities segment composes of financing, reinsurance activities, employee, and other administrative expenses of holding companies. The company was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in The Hague, Netherlands.