Aviva Investors now part of global insurance body

Aviva | December 17, 2019

Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc, has been accepted as a member of the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (‘ICMIF’). ICMIF is the global representative body of the cooperative and mutual insurance sector. Aviva Investors will become a “supporting member,” joining a group of five other companies from around the world that work in partnership with the ICMIF and its members to help grow and advance the mutual and cooperative insurance sector. “We welcome Aviva Investors as a supporting member of ICMIF,” said Shaun Tarbuck, chief executive of ICMIF. “Responsible investment and ESG are increasingly important to our members, having recently undertaken a consultation and subsequently formed a series of working groups with the UN. Aviva Investors is one of the leading brands in this area and can help ICIMF and our members take meaningful strides in tackling critical issues that go beyond the borders of our industry.”

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Medical history is handled in many different ways and forms. There are different types of diagnostic tests, patient forms, and check-ups that generate medical data, but none of these is consolidated in a consistent fashion. In the olden days, when patients were handled by family doctors and general practitioners, medical records could be consolidated because a patient would see the same doctor throughout their lifetime. This is a far cry from today’s healthcare system, which is dominated by health maintenance organizations (HMOs) and insurance companies that create a fragmented environment for patient data.

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Medical history is handled in many different ways and forms. There are different types of diagnostic tests, patient forms, and check-ups that generate medical data, but none of these is consolidated in a consistent fashion. In the olden days, when patients were handled by family doctors and general practitioners, medical records could be consolidated because a patient would see the same doctor throughout their lifetime. This is a far cry from today’s healthcare system, which is dominated by health maintenance organizations (HMOs) and insurance companies that create a fragmented environment for patient data.

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