Aviva has posted a small drop in operating profit in its UK general insurance business for the first half of 2019.
The provider revealed an operating profit of £172m in H1 2019, compared to £195m in the first six months of 2018.
The UK GI combined operating ratio (COR) also deteriorated slightly to 95.7% (H1 2018: 94.3%), but net written premiums rose to £2.16bn (H1 2018: £2.11bn).
The provider explained that the UK GI business had been brought together with UK Digital, which it said had
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