Aviva PLC (AV_p.L)
24 Mar 2017
* Says has extended baggage insurance cover to large electronic devices for inbound direct flights from egypt, jordan, lebanon, tunisia, turkey and saudi arabia
March 10 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Friday:
March 10 Britain's largest listed industrial property developer, Segro plc, said it bought the remaining 50 percent stake in the Airport Property Partnership (APP) joint venture from the Aviva Group Entities for 365 million pounds.
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LONDON British insurer Aviva generated forecast-beating annual profit, boosted by growth in general insurance and asset management, and said more of its growing cash pile would be handed back to shareholders in 2017, sending its stock higher.
* Shares up 5.6 pct, top gainer in the FTSE 100 (Adds detail from statement, CEO quote, analyst quote, share price)
* CEO Mark Wilson says to pay down high-cost debt later in 2017; leaning towards share buyback but no decision yet.
Feb 28 British insurer Aviva said it expects to take an exceptional charge of 385 million pounds ($478 million) to its 2016 profit after tax after Britain changed the rate at which compensation payments are calculated in personal injury claims.
* Aviva expects to take an exceptional charge to its 2016 IFRS profit after tax of approximately 385 million pounds
Feb 9 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Thursday: