General presentation of AXA
Particularly well known in France, the AXA Group is in fact the European leader in the insurance sector and its turnover is generated by diverse and multiple activities that include life insurance, general insurance cover, asset management, international insurance and banking.
This group has extended its activities in different European countries but achieves the majority of its profits in France.
To understand the presence and importance of AXA around the world, here are some important figures you should know.
In 2017, AXA had no less than 107 million customers around the world and only 9 million in France. This clearly demonstrates the strong presence of the French insurer on the international market.
In the labor market, AXA is also a key player, since the group currently employs around 120,000 people in different countries and has with more than 166,000 employees worldwide.
Finally, let's take a look at the profitability of AXA. In 2016, the group generated a turnover of more than 100 billion euros with a net profit of more than 5.6 billion euros.
Of course, these few figures are given to you as an indication and represent the situation as it is in 2017. They are therefore likely to change over time.
The Axa share price is currently quoted in the A section of the Euronext Paris stock market in France. The Axa Group share price is integrated in the calculation of the major French National stock market Index, the CAC 40.
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