Of course, a five-year share price high at Aviva is not terribly exciting when set against the performance of other non-banking financial giants.
Lloyds has come under fire for trying to short-change more than one hundred thousand retail investors who helped to keep it afloat during the financial crisis by buying the bank's bonds.
... slideshows. * Euro holds near 2-month peaks against dollar. * Dollar/yen hovers near 5-week high, Ukraine wariness seen capping gains.
Another month and another rise in house prices, which jumped 2.4 per cent in February as the market's recovery continued apace.
WILLIE Walsh, the boss of International Airlines Group (IAG), was paid almost �5m last year as the firm made progress on turning around its Spanish carrier Iberia.