Aviva PLC (AV.L)
15 Feb 2019
LONDON Two insiders are favorites to be the next CEO of Aviva according to sources, potentially disappointing some expectations for a major strategic re-think at Britain's second biggest insurer.
LONDON, Jan 29 Two insiders are favourites to be the next CEO of Aviva according to sources, potentially disappointing some expectations for a major strategic re-think at Britain's second biggest insurer.
* Global asset manager Aviva Investors, part of Aviva PLC , will invest 400 million pounds ($511 million) to help build what will become the world's largest offshore wind farm, Hornsea 1 in Britain, it said on Tuesday.
* Faroe shares close over 26 pct (Adds rejection from Faroe, comments and updates shares)
LONDON Norway's DNO has launched a hostile bid to buy all of Faroe Petroleum in a deal valuing the London-listed company at around 608 million pounds ($781 million), sending Faroe shares up by a quarter.
LONDON Aviva is replacing its chief executive Mark Wilson after his sweeping transformation of the British insurer did not deliver the returns shareholders were looking for.
* Shares up 1.7 pct in flat broader market (Adds share reaction, analyst quote, background)
LONDON, Oct 9 The chief executive of British insurer Aviva is stepping down from his role after six years at the helm, the company said on Tuesday.
Oct 1 Asset manager Aviva Investors said on Monday it appointed Susan Schmidt as head of U.S. Equities.
LONDON Unilever executives remain confident that shareholders will back a move to base a new single headquarters in the Netherlands as they launched a charm offensive on Tuesday to win over opponents.