Apollo is a high-growth, global alternative asset manager. It seeks to provide its clients excess return at every point along the risk-reward spectrum from investment grade to private equity with a focus on three business strategies: yield, hybrid, and equity. Through Apollo’s investment activity across its fully integrated platform, Apollo serves the retirement income and financial return needs of its clients, and it offers innovative capital solutions to businesses. Apollo is a recognized thought-leader in asset management for long-term investors such as insurance companies and pensions and has a unique and highly strategic relationship with Athene Holding Ltd. (“Athene”). On March 8, 2021, Apollo and Athene announced that the two companies would merge in an all-stock transaction. Apollo, through its consolidated subsidiary, Apollo Insurance Solutions Group, provides asset management services with respect to all of Athene’s investment assets, as well as the assets of Apollo’s other insurance company strategic partners.