Aviva completes sale of shareholding in joint venture with Crédit du Nord in France

Aviva plc has completed the sale of its entire 50% shareholding in life insurance joint venture Antarius to Sogecap, a subsidiary of Société Générale.

Aviva plc (“Aviva”) announces that it has completed the sale of its entire 50% shareholding in life insurance joint venture Antarius1 to Sogecap, a subsidiary of Société Générale, for a consideration of £425 million (€500 million)2, in cash. This follows the announcement of the sale by Aviva on 9th February 2017.


1 Antarius was a consolidated subsidiary of Aviva

2 €500m consideration converted to GBP at an exchange rate of €1 / £0.85



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