Friends Life

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It is reckoned by the British authorities that about £3bn   lies unclaimed in shares and dividends in the UK alone. Photograph: Getty Images

I am writing on behalf of a relative who had an allocation of shares in the flotation of Friends Provident. The letter we have says he was entitled to(...)

Chief excecutive of health insurer Bupa, Evelyn Bourke

Bank of Ireland has appointed the chief excecutive of health insurer Bupa, Evelyn Bourke, and Ian Buchanan of private equity group Cerberus Capital t(...)

Friends Provident was originally a mutual insurance business

I have 200 shares in Friends Provident that were granted some years ago to persons holding life policies with them. I did receive annual dividend cheq(...)

Aviva Insurance chief executive Mark Wilson: Salary  more than doubled his pay packet to £5.7 million

Aviva’s chief executive Mark Wilson’s take-home pay more than doubled to £5.67 million last year, after the purchase of rival Friends Life, the Britis(...)

The insurance giant is to acquire Friends Life after the boards of the two companies agreed a takeover deal worth £5.2 billion.  (Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire)

British insurer Aviva agreed terms on Tuesday for a £5.6 billion pound (€7 billion) all-share takeover of rival Friends Life, responding to pressures (...)

Takeover of Friends Life Group by Aviva would be the biggest takeover in the UK insurance industry in 15 years and create a company with 16 million customers. Photograph: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg

Aviva plc, Britain’s second biggest insurer by market value, fell the most since July in London trading after saying it was in talks to buy Friends Li(...)

Matt Moran with former Anglo chief David Drumm – Mr Moran was Anglo’s chief financial officer when it was nationalised in 2009. Photograph: Eric Luke

Matt Moran, the former chief financial officer of Anglo Irish Bank in the time before it was nationalised in 2009, has left his position as chief exec(...)