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  • Aviva appoints Group Investor Relations Director

    Aviva plc (“Aviva”) announces that Chris Esson has been appointed Group Investor Relations Director. Chris is currently Director of Insurance Research for Europe at Credit Suisse Securities, where he is the lead analyst covering UK and Nordic insurers. Chris succeeds Colin Simpson who was recently appointed CFO of Aviva Canada.
  • Aviva welcomes UK Government action to cut motor premiums, reduce fraud and nuisance calls which will put greater focus on providing care not cash

    Aviva welcomes the Government’s announcement today to cut £1billion from the cost of motor insurance. When the Government implements these changes, Aviva will pass on all the benefit to customers. Aviva expects average motor premiums to reduce by more than 10%, equivalent to £40-£50.
  • Rising numbers of adults in the UK misjudge their health as obesity crisis grows

    Over a third  (36%) of people considered to be obese believe they are healthy, and over half (51%) of those considered overweight have no plans to lose weight The gap grows between men (39%) and women (46%) who are considered a healthy weight More than three quarters (78%) of adults are not eating their five-a-day Over two fifths (42%) do not know how much exercise they should be doing Growing numbers of UK adults are misjudging their health, according to Aviva’s Autumn Health Check UK Report.
  • Three in five fear a cancer diagnosis will leave them unable to pay the bills

    73% of UK adults have been affected by cancer, directly or through people they know 61% worry about how they would pay their bills if they had cancer, and 55% have no  savings put aside to cover bills or childcare 65% would not want to worry their family if they were diagnosed with cancer 76% feel spending quality time with family on holiday is important for people with cancer Only 13% regularly carry out self-checks for signs of cancer
  • Aviva identifies eight ages of motorist

    From young professionals to retirees, new research from motor insurance provider Aviva has identified eight different ‘ages of motoring’ over a lifetime.* 

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