|Phone:||+31 (0)30 257 65 76|
|Fax:||+31 (0)30 257 78 38|
|Address:||Archimedeslaan 6, 3584 BA Utrecht, Netherlands|
Fortis SA/NV is a large banking, insurance, and investment management company.
The Benelux countries are Fortis' home base and its strength. Fortis' banking operations include network (retail), commercial, and merchant banking; its insurance products include life, health, and property/casualty lines. Products are sold through independent agents and brokers, financial planners, and through Fortis bank branches.
The company employs about 50,000 people.
- Fortis founed via a merger between N.V. AMEV, a large Dutch insurer, and VSB, a Dutch bank.
- Later that same year, AG Group, a large Belgian insurer merged with Fortis.
- 1991 Fortis acquires Interlloyd, a Dutch insurance company.