Athene

Athene is an Iowa-based brokerage firm that provides retirement savings products and services for individuals and businesses. Read more

James R. Belardi's photo - Chairman & CEO of Athene

Chairman & CEO

James R. Belardi

CEO Approval Rating

84/100

Founded:

2009

Status:

PublicAcquisition Pending from Apollo Global Management, Inc.NYSEATH

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New York Life is the top competitor of Athene. New York Life was founded in 1845, and its headquarters is in New York, New York. Like Athene, New York Life also operates in the Insurance Brokers field. New York Life has 11,235 more employees than Athene.

Allianz Life Insurance is seen as one of Athene's top competitors. Allianz Life Insurance was founded in Minneapolis, Minnesota} in 1896. Like Athene, Allianz Life Insurance also works within the Insurance Brokers field. Compared to Athene, Allianz Life Insurance generates $12.4B less revenue.

Metlife is Athene's #3 rival. Metlife's headquarters is in New York, New York, and was founded in 1868. Like Athene, Metlife also operates in the Insurance Brokers sector. Metlife generates 334% of Athene's revenue.

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Athene Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$19.5B

Athene's revenue is the ranked 15th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 28.4B. Over the last three quarters, Athene's revenue has decreased by 34.4%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $3.2B; in Q4 2020, it was $11.5B; in Q3 2020, it was $4.8B.

Athene Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Donlen Corporation

Nov 2020

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$875M
Donlen is a fleet leasing and management company that offers strategic consulting, telematics, asset acquisition and remarketing services.

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Aviation Lending Business, PK Airfinance

Jan 2020

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$3.6B
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Delta Lloyd Deutschland AG

Oct 2015

Source »
undisclosed
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These are all the companies that Athene has acquired. Athene has acquired 3 companies and its latest acquisition was Donlen Corporation in Nov 2020. Donlen is a fleet leasing and management company that offers strategic consulting, telematics, asset acquisition and remarketing services.

Athene Funding History

Since Athene was founded in 2009, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Athene has raised $2.2B. Athene's last funding round was on Dec 2016 for a total of $1.1B

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

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IPO
Dec 2016
$1.1B
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Equity
Apr 2014
$1.1B
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Since Athene was founded in 2009, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Athene has raised $2.2B. Athene's last funding round was on Dec 2016 for a total of $1.1B

Athene Investments

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DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

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ROUND

EXIT DATE

MidCap is a Maryland-based specialty finance firm that provides asset-based loans and sponsor finance services for middle market healthcare companies.
$800M
Apr 21, 2021
Private Equity Round
Nov 01, 2013
Jackson is a financial firm that provides asset management, insurance brokerage and retirement annuity services for individuals and businesses.
$500M
Jul 16, 2020
Equity
Jan 01, 1986
MFA Financial is a real estate investment trust that invests in residential and non-government mortgage-backed assets.
$500M
Jun 16, 2020
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These are all the companies that Athene has invested in. Athene has invested 3 companies and its latest investment was Donlen Corporation in Nov 2020. Donlen is a fleet leasing and management company that offers strategic consulting, telematics, asset acquisition and remarketing services.

Athene News

June 3, 2021Bernews

Athene Declares Q2 Preferred Stock Dividends

Athene Holding Ltd has declared the following preferred stock dividends on its non-cumulative prefere... See more »
May 17, 2021MarketScreener

First Quarter 2021 ALIRT Exhibit

(marketscreener.com) Affiliated and Unaffiliated Reinsurance as of and for the year-to-date March 31,... See more »
May 12, 2021MarketScreener

Excerpts from earnings call transcript, dated May 7, 2021 (Form 8-K)

(marketscreener.com) Athene Excerpts from Athene Holding Ltd. first quarter earnings call held on May... See more »
May 11, 2021Business Record

Athene Charitable Foundation pledges $1M to Central Iowa Water Trails project

The Great Outdoors Foundation, the fiscal agent of the Central Iowa Water Trails Consortium, today an... See more »
May 11, 2021MarketScreener

Great Outdoors Foundation Announces $1M Gift from the Athene Charitable Foundation

(marketscreener.com) The Great Outdoors Foundation, fiscal agent of the Central Iowa Water Trails Con... See more »

Athene Press Releases

January 28, 2021PR Newswire

Athene Recognized As LGBTQ+ Friendly Employer By Human Rights Campaign Foundation

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Jan. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Athene Holding Ltd. ("Athene") (NYSE: ATH), a leadin... See more »
December 15, 2020StreetInsider

Athene Named a Best Place to Work in Money Management by "Pensions & Investments"

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, Dec. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Â Athene USA ("Athene"), the largest U.S. subsidi... See more »
October 23, 2020StreetInsider

Hanover Bancorp, Inc. Reports Third Calendar Quarter and Fiscal Year 2020 Results highlighted by Record Net Interest Income and Record Net Interest Margin

Hanover Bancorp, Inc. Reports Third Calendar Quarter and Fiscal Year 2020 Results highlighted by Reco... See more »
October 1, 2020Business Wire

American Equity Confirms Receipt of Unsolicited Non-Binding Acquisition Proposal

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Equity Investment Life Holding Company (NYSE: AEL) t... See more »
September 8, 2020centralcharts

Athene to Participate in 2020 Barclays Global Financial Services Virtual Conference; Live Webcast Available

Athene Holding Ltd. ("Athene") (NYSE: ATH) will participate in the 2020 Barclays Global Financial Ser... See more »
July 17, 2020Business Wire

Jackson Announces Completion of $500 Million Equity Investment From Athene

LANSING, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jackson National Life Insurance Company® (Jackson®) today announced ... See more »
May 8, 2020Business Wire

Athene Holding Ltd. Reports First Quarter 2020 Results

PEMBROKE, Bermuda--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ATHENE HOLDING LTD. REPORTS FIRST QUARTER 2020 RESULTS... See more »

Athene Videos

June 16, 2020Athene Holding Youtube Channel

"'A Measure of Strength'" on YOUTUBE

October 9, 2019Athene Holding Youtube Channel

"2019 Intern Video: Athena" on YOUTUBE

September 14, 2019Athene Holding Youtube Channel

"Here's to the Game Changers" on YOUTUBE

September 20, 2018Athene Holding Youtube Channel

"Athene is a Top Workplace, Four Years Running!" on YOUTUBE

September 19, 2018Athene Holding Youtube Channel

"The Athene Intern Hunter" on YOUTUBE

August 10, 2017Athene Holding Youtube Channel

"Explore the World of Athene" on YOUTUBE

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Athene Headquarters

7700 Mills Civic Pkwy

West Des Moines, Iowa50266

888-266-8489

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Athene Summary

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Overview

Athene is an Iowa-based brokerage firm that provides retirement savings products and services for individuals and businesses. Athene was founded in 2009. Athene's headquarters is located in West Des Moines, Iowa, USA 50266. It has raised 2.2B in 2 rou...

CEO

Athene's Chairman & CEO, James R. Belardi, currently has an approval rating of 84%. Athene's primary competitors are New York Life, Allianz Life Insurance & Metlife.

Website

athene.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Athene

  1. When was Athene founded?

    Athene was founded in 2009
  2. Who is Athene's CEO?

    Athene's CEO is James R. Belardi
  3. How much revenue does Athene generate?

    Athene generates $19.5B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Athene have?

    Athene has historically raised $2.2B in funding
  5. Where is Athene's headquarters?

    Athene's headquarters is in West Des Moines Iowa, USA
  1. How many employees does Athene have?

    Athene has 153 employees
  2. What sector does Athene operate in?

    Athene is in Insurance Brokers, Life & Health Insurance
  3. Who are Athene's competitors?

    Athene's top competitors are New York Life, Allianz Life Insurance, Metlife
  4. Who has Athene invested in?

    Athene's has invested in companies such as MidCap Financial, Jackson, MFA Financial