Shareholder update - September 2018

Welcome to our shareholder update for September 2018.

In this edition of our shareholder update, you can read about:

  • Our 2018 interim results.
  • Our 2018 Interim dividend.
  • Aviva’s charitable foundation.
  • How you can help us improve our website.

We have now launched our goodwill payment scheme to preference shareholders who sold our preference shares between 8 and 22 March 2018 (inclusive).

Our 2018 interim results

On 2 August 2018, we announced our 2018 interim results. Here’s what Mark Wilson, our Group CEO, had to say on our performance so far in 2018:

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During these choppy market conditions, it is reassuring that Aviva’s results are consistent, dependable and growing.

Read more about our interim results on our 2018 interim results announcement page.

2018 interim dividend

Alongside our interim results, we announced that our 2018 interim dividend was 9.25 pence per share and would be payable on 24 September 2018. We’d like to remind you to keep your bank details up to date with our Registrar, Computershare, to make sure you get your dividends on the payment date.

If you provide updated bank details to Computershare and have outstanding dividends, you will receive these direct to your bank account. If you have set up a SEPA (Single Euro Payments Area) bank mandate instruction, Computershare will contact you directly to arrange the repayment of any outstanding dividends, but there may be charges involved.

The Aviva Foundation

In our June Shareholder Update, we mentioned that we would be using a charitable foundation to make use of the proceeds from unlocking dormant assets on our share register. 

We have now set up the foundation and we have created a short survey to give shareholders an opportunity to share their views on the areas the Foundation could support in our communities. The survey should take no longer than 5 minutes and will be open until the 26th of October.

Click here to take the Aviva Foundation Shareholder’s Survey

Help us improve

We want to make easier to use and more helpful for you. We’re recruiting volunteers to test various parts of our site and tell us how we can improve it. If you can spare an hour to be part of this testing, which will take place in London, please email

Stay in touch

We’ll share another shareholder update in December 2018. Register with Computershare to receive an alert when these updates are available.

If you have any feedback or suggestions for our shareholder update, please email

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