Article date: 25 January 2005
Norwich Union International, Aviva’sDublin based offshore business, reports new business of€346.6m for 2004. This represents an increase of 50% on 2003figures.
Commenting on the results, Clive Witter,managing director, Norwich Union International, said: "We’revery pleased with our new business figures, which have shownconsistent year on year growth for the last two years. This meansour business has more than doubled since 2002.
"Our strategy has focused on ensuring we providequality products and service excellence to meet investors’demands. We deliver these through financial advisers without whomwe could not have achieved such steady growth. I would like tothank them very much for their support.
"We see many opportunities to build further onthese results and look forward to delivering these in our plan for2005."
Norwich Union International Mike Gogan00 353 1 802 8415
Financial Dynamics Christine Wood 020 7269 7253
Notes to editors
- Norwich Union is the UK’s largest insurer. It is aleading provider of life, pensions and investment products and oneof the leading providers to Financial Advisers.
- Financial advisers provide around 75% of the company’slong-term savings business. Norwich Union has strategic allianceswith building societies and other leading UK brand names includingTesco Personal Finance and The Royal Bank of Scotland Group.
- Norwich Union’s news releases and a selection of imagesare available from Aviva’s internet press centre atwww.aviva.com/media