Aviva and Alliance Trust are among companies reporting today…
Turnaround working for insurer
Aviva has upgraded its targets for earnings growth, cash and dividend following a restructuring of the business.
£116m deal unveiled
Aviva has reached an agreement to acquire an Irish insurer
Perth gains from insurance deal
Insurance group Aviva has agreed a ten-year distribution deal with HSBC in one of the biggest agreements in the sector…and Perth will benefit.
Group in 'strong position'
Insurance company Aviva posted a 13% rise in half-year profits and has lifted its dividend by 10% after a strong display in its UK life business….
More Brexit worries over property
Trading in three more funds was suspended as investors withdrew cash amid fears for the commercial property sector following the Brexit vote. READ MORE
25% rise in new business
Insurer Aviva reported third quarter figures showing the value of new business rose 25% to £823 million, the eleventh consecutive quarter of growth. Chief executive Mark Wilson also hailed theRead More
Tie-up will involve £225m savings
Insurance company Aviva, which employs 2,000 people in Scotland, says as many as 1,500 jobs may go as a result of its merger with Friends Life. Britain’s biggest insurer spelledRead More
Job losses expected in insurance tie-up
Aviva has today confirmed its £5.6 billion acquisition of Friends Life in a move that will create a company with 16 million customers and will be seen as part ofRead More
Insurance giants Aviva and Friends Life confirmed tonight that they have reached agreement on a merger that will create a new champion in the sector. Friends has indicated that itRead More