Article date: 8 January 2010
Aviva today announced that it is continuing to offer 30% initial commission on all new age-related international solutions business covering up to 99 lives incepting on or before 30 June 2010. Renewal commission is paid at 15%. This means that Aviva continues to offer one of the most generous commission levels in the market.
Launched in October last year, international solutions enables individuals and businesses to tailor their cover to suit their needs and budget whilst complementing the healthcare provision available in their country of residence.
Andrew Turner, international manager, Aviva UK Health said: "We are extremely proud of our International Solutions product and its success to date. Its comprehensive benefits and innovative, modular structure have been welcomed by the market and, despite market conditions being challenging, we have already written a significant volume of business.
"We want to thank intermediaries for their continued support and recognise the additional work they are doing to win new business, particularly in the SME market. International PMI is a key focus for Aviva in 2010 and initiatives such as this demonstrate our appetite to compete in this market."
For further information, please contact:
PR and Marketing Communications Manager, Aviva UK Health
Telephone: 023 8035 9383
Notes to editors:
Aviva, the international savings, investments and insurance group, is the world’s fifth largest insurance group, serving 50 million customers across Europe, North America and Asia Pacific.
In the UK, Aviva is a leading provider of life, pensions, investment, general insurance and health products to more than 20 million customers. Aviva also provides roadside assistance through RAC. Products are distributed through a number of channels including IFAs, brokers, corporate partners and direct to customers via the internet.
Aviva's UK Insurance business has a market share of around 15%, making it the largest general insurer in the UK. The business is focused on insurance for individuals and small businesses.
Aviva's life and pensions business in the UK has a total market share of 12% and a top three position in its key markets of savings, protection, and annuities.
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