Cardif Assurance Vie, Taiwan Branch is pleased to announce that it has been granted the “Best Product Innovation” merit award and the “Best CSR” merit award in the “2014 Insurance Faith, Hope & Love” awards ceremony, held by the Risk Management, Insurance & Finance Foundation in Taiwan today. This is the second consecutive year that the branch wins these two awards, once again giving recognition to its outstanding performance.
Cardif Assurance Vie, Taiwan Branch wins the “Best Product Innovation” merit award for “Cardif 100” Variable Life Insurance. This product is designed to offer a one-stop shopping for those who want to invest in various assets. Meanwhile, a critical illness insurance rider is offered to strengthen the protection level. Moreover, an innovative “interest allocation system” and a bi-monthly distribution reinvestment provide clients with a platform to allocate their assets and make mid-term to long-term financial plan.
Besides, Cardif Assurance Vie, Taiwan Branch is given the “Best CSR” merit award for its CSR projects, including the “Piggy Bank” set up to support the Paper Windmill Arts & Educational Foundation to promote arts and cultural education among children in Taiwan. Through this initiative, the company raised NTD400,000 from its employees to sponsor a theatre performance in Chungli, Taoyuan in September 7th, 2013, offering an unforgettable world-class art and cultural feast to the local people. Other CSR activities include “Image of Love” Volunteer Day, “Donation to Happy Mount Colony”, and “Dream Field Sponsor” projects.
David Chen, General Manager of Cardif Assurance Vie, Taiwan Branch, said: “These two awards once again prove that Cardif Assurance Vie, Taiwan Branch is not only dedicated to the needs of its clients through product innovation, but also concerned about the well-being of the society through its CSR initiatives. We will continue to step up our efforts and contribute to the Taiwan market.”
About BNP Paribas Cardif
BNP Paribas Cardif (www.bnpparibascardif.com) integrates the life and property & casualty insurance subsidiaries of BNP Paribas. It develops savings and protection products and services which are distributed via a wide range of channels. Present in 37 countries with a diversified geographic footprint, BNP Paribas Cardif has strong positions in Europe, Latin America and Asia.
In 2013, it had gross written premiums of 25.3 billion euros, with 58% of gross written premiums generated outside France. BNP Paribas Cardif counts nearly 10,000 employees, of whom 77% work outside France.
With a strong commitment to exemplary Corporate Social Responsibility, BNP Paribas Cardif develops responsible products and services, supports diversity within the company, deploys an internal environmental policy and supports economic and financial education.
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About Cardif Assurance Vie, Taiwan Branch
Cardif Assurance Vie, Taiwan branch is a subsidiary of BNP Paribas Cardif. It offers a range of savings and protection insurance products and is a market leader in unit-linked insurance and creditor insurance products.
The company currently has over 400 employees and has formed partnership with more than 20 financial institutions in Taiwan. In 2013,Cardif Assurance Vie, Taiwan Branch’s gross written premiums recorded NT$52.1 billion. In the same year, it won the Foreign Life Insurance Branch Golden Award in the “5th Taiwan Insurance Best Performance Awards” and the Best Product Innovation Merit Award in the “Insurance Faith, Hope & Love Awards”.
Cardif Assurance Vie has strong commitment to Corporate Social Responsibilities. For many years, it has provided support to a variety of environmental protection, financial education, and community support activities. In 2013, it received the Best CSR Merit Award in the “Insurance Faith, Hope & Love Awards”.
Headcount for legal entities controlled by BNP Paribas Cardif: nearly 8,000 employees.