CORRESP 1 filename1.htm Letter to SEC


Mr. Jim B. Rosenberg
Senior Assistant Chief Accountant
Division of Corporation Finance
Securities and Exchange Commission
Washington, D.C. 20549
United States

RE:  Comment Letter AXA Annual Report on Form 20-F for the Fiscal Year Ended December 31, 2005 (“2005 Form 20-F”)

Dear Mr. Rosenberg,

We acknowledge receipt of your comment letter dated September 25, 2006 relating to AXA’s 2005 Form 20-F.

As discussed with Ibolya Ignat of the Staff, we submit this letter as confirmation that we intend to respond to your comments in the week commencing October 30, 2006.

Please do not hesitate to contact me directly on +33 1 40 75 7275 or by email at if you have any questions or if I can be of any further assistance.

Yours sincerely,
/s/ George H. Stansfield
Senior Vice President and Group General Counsel