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What this Friends Life investor makes of the Aviva deal

What this Friends Life investor makes of the Aviva deal

Liontrust's Stephen Bailey sees Aviva being and big beneficiary from the deal and would not be surprised to see more consolidation in the life sector.

Funds & Fund Managers

All calculations in GBP
over :
 Average Manager Total Return : -0.2% (31 July 2014 - 31 October 2014)
Total Return
1 of 101

2.5%

2 of 101

2.3%

3 of 101

2.3%

4 of 101

2.3%

5 of 101

2.2%

5 of 101

2.2%

7 of 101

1.9%

8 of 101

1.9%

9 of 101

1.8%

9 of 101

1.8%

11 of 101

1.6%

11 of 101

1.6%

13 of 101

1.4%

13 of 101

1.4%

15 of 101

1.0%

16 of 101

0.9%

16 of 101

0.9%

18 of 101

0.8%

18 of 101

0.8%

18 of 101

0.8%

21 of 101

0.6%

21 of 101

0.6%

23 of 101

0.6%

23 of 101

0.6%

25 of 101

0.6%

26 of 101

0.5%

26 of 101

0.5%

26 of 101

0.5%

29 of 101

0.5%

30 of 101

0.4%

30 of 101

0.4%

32 of 101

0.4%

32 of 101

0.4%

32 of 101

0.4%

32 of 101

0.4%

32 of 101

0.4%

37 of 101

0.4%

37 of 101

0.4%

39 of 101

0.4%

39 of 101

0.4%

41 of 101

0.4%

42 of 101

0.2%

43 of 101

0.2%

44 of 101

0.1%

45 of 101

0.1%

45 of 101

0.1%

45 of 101

0.1%

48 of 101

0.1%

49 of 101

0.0%

50 of 101

-0.2%

50 of 101

-0.2%

52 of 101

-0.2%

53 of 101

-0.2%

54 of 101

-0.2%

55 of 101

-0.3%

55 of 101

-0.3%

57 of 101

-0.3%

58 of 101

-0.3%

58 of 101

-0.3%

60 of 101

-0.3%

61 of 101

-0.4%

62 of 101

-0.5%

62 of 101

-0.5%

64 of 101

-0.6%

64 of 101

-0.6%

66 of 101

-0.7%

67 of 101

-0.8%

68 of 101

-0.8%

69 of 101

-0.8%

69 of 101

-0.8%

69 of 101

-0.8%

72 of 101

-0.8%

73 of 101

-0.9%

74 of 101

-0.9%

75 of 101

-0.9%

76 of 101

-1.0%

77 of 101

-1.0%

78 of 101

-1.1%

79 of 101

-1.2%

80 of 101

-1.2%

80 of 101

-1.2%

82 of 101

-1.2%

83 of 101

-1.4%

83 of 101

-1.4%

85 of 101

-1.4%

85 of 101

-1.4%

87 of 101

-1.4%

88 of 101

-1.5%

88 of 101

-1.5%

88 of 101

-1.5%

91 of 101

-1.6%

91 of 101

-1.6%

93 of 101

-1.7%

94 of 101

-2.0%

95 of 101

-2.4%

96 of 101

-2.7%

97 of 101

-2.8%

98 of 101

-3.1%

99 of 101

-3.2%

100 of 101

-3.4%

101 of 101

-7.9%

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