Bain's acquisition of LV rejected, Royal London reapproaches

MP calls for review of mutuals law


Bain pledges its takeover deal will de-risk LV

Private equity firm wants insurer to regain top-three position in UK life market


LV says it is sub-scale with weak capital structure

Management justifies demutualisation and acquisition by Bain Capital


LV's demutualisation: what kind of capital(ism) do you want?

EDITORIAL: Christopher Cundy comments on the UK insurer's plans to sell and restructure its business


LV plans £111m capital distribution if Bain deal approved

Members of the UK mutual will receive less if Part VII transfer is thwarted


Mutuals' deferred shares could have saved LV= from demutualising

With the British life insurer planning to demutualise with the £530m sale of its business, Cintia Cheong talks to AFM chief Martin Shaw about the prospects for the mutual sector in the UK


LV= holds exclusive takeover talks with Bain Capital

A deal is said to be valued at more than £500m


LV= confirms takeover talks with several parties

Detailed negotiations are said to be happening with Royal London


Esure accepts £1.2bn takeover deal

Sale won't have material changes in headcount, locations and operations, firm says


Esure in advanced talks over £1.2bn potential sale

Insurer recommends accepting unsolicited proposal