AEGON N.V. is a life insurance, pensions and asset management company. The Company's segments include 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 covers the operating segments: the Netherlands, the United Kingdom (including VA Europe), Central and Eastern Europe, Spain and Portugal. The Asia segment covers businesses operating in Hong Kong, Singapore, China, Japan, India and Indonesia, including any of the units' activities located outside these countries. The Asset Management segment covers business activities from Aegon Asset Management. The Holding and other activities segment, which includes financing, reinsurance activities, employee and other administrative expenses of holding companies.