Market moves: Aviva moves fuel 
the rumour mill


Without a doubt the mover and shaker award for the month has to go to Mark Hodges (pictured above). Fresh from having been the first person to spot initial signs of commercial market hardening Mr Hodges, formerly of Aviva, shocked the market again by jumping ship to Towergate as group chief executive. As of 1 October he will be the new Andy Homer who is staying with the consolidator to help it consolidate further in an acquisitions-focused non-executive role. Mr Hodges’ departure after only 17 m