Global alternative investment manager, Apollo, announced today the expansion of its insurance asset management business as Athene Holding Ltd. together with Jackson National Life Insurance Company have entered into a fixed annuity block reinsurance transaction.
Athene will reinsure a $27 billion in-force block of fixed deferred and fixed indexed annuities and will also make a $500 million equity investment in Jackson, representing an 11% stake in the company
Apollo’s insurance platform is backed by permanent capital vehicle assets from Athene and other insurance platforms.
Apollo has invested approximately $80 billion in insurance-related assets under management through a pro forma for Athene ‘s transaction with Jackson, new transactions and internal expansion in the first quarter of 2020.
Source: Globe News Wire