The discrepancies, which will result in the firm having to restate its last five years corporate results where discovered in an internal investigation. AIG remains at the centre of an SEC investigation.
Norwich Union is cutting term insurance premiums by up to 5 per cent.
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Norwich Union will be refunding 70,000 unit linked fund policyholders after discovering not all its charges were correctly disclosed. The move will see policyholders given an increase in their policy value averaging 90. NU will be writing to customers in the next three months to advise them of the refund and when their policy value […]
Norwich Union aims to combat competition in the protection market with the launch of a non-profit whole-of-life product.
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