Athene and Apollo in merger meetings
Bermuda-based Athene Holding Ltd and New York-headquartered Apollo Global Management Inc have called special general meetings of shareholders to approve the previously announced proposed merger of the two organisations.
Apollo shareholders are to meet virtually on December 17, and Athene shareholders will meet virtually on December 21. The record date for the meetings is November 4.
The closing of the merger is subject to approval by the shareholders in the two companies, the receipt of regulatory approvals and the satisfaction of other customary closing conditions.
The merger is expected to close in January next year.