|Revenue||£49,653 million (2017)|
|£3,068 million (2017)|
|£1,646 million (2017)|
Number of employees
In addition, Aviva has a focus on five markets in Europe and in Asia, the company is focused on the growth markets of
The name of the company upon its formation in May 2000 was CGNU plc. In April 2002, the company's shareholders voted to change the company name to "Aviva plc", an invented palindrome word derived from "viva", the Latin for 'alive' and designed to be short, memorable and work worldwide.
In April 2008, Aviva announced that it would adopt the "Aviva" name as its worldwide consumer-facing brand, and that the Norwich Union brand would be phased out in the United Kingdom.