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Aviva completes share buyback programme

We've successfully completed our share buyback programme.

Aviva plc (“Aviva”) announces that it has successfully completed the share buyback programme (the programme) which was notified to the market on 01 May 2018.

As a result of the programme, Aviva acquired 119,491,188  shares at an average price of £5.02 per share.

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Media

Nigel Prideaux                                                                                                  

+44 (0)20 7662 0215

Andrew Reid                                                                                                     

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Analysts

Chris Esson                                                                                                        

+44 (0)20 7662 8115

Diane Michelberger                                                                                       

+44 (0)20 7662 0911

Notes to editors:

  • Aviva provides life insurance, general insurance, health insurance and asset management to 33 million customers.
  • In the UK we are the leading insurer serving one in every four households and have strong businesses in selected markets in Europe, Asia and Canada. Our shares are listed on the London Stock Exchange and we are a member of the FTSE100 index.  
  • Aviva’s asset management business, Aviva Investors, provides asset management services to both Aviva and external clients, and currently manages over £350 billion in assets. Total group assets under management at the Aviva group are £490 billion.
  • Aviva helps people save for the future and manage the risks of everyday life; in 2017, we paid out 98% of all our claims across all our markets and insurance products. We paid £34.6 billion in benefits and claims in 2017.
  • By serving our customers well, we are building a business which is strong and sustainable, which our people are proud to work for, and which makes a positive contribution to society.
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