BRIEF-Aetna CEO says has received 200,000 Obamacare applications

Thu Feb 6, 2014 9:36am EST

Feb 6 (Reuters) - Aetna Inc : * CEO says 80 to 90 percent of customers enrolled through Obamacare exchange

before January 1 have paid * Has received about 200,000 enrollment applications, about 70 percent of them

paid - CEO * CEO says depth of provider network impacts pricing for Obamacare products * CEO says provider network debate is largely "political posturing" around

Affordable Care Act