MetLife (MET +0.8%) agrees to buy London-based Aviva's life insurance businesses in the Czech...

|By:, SA News Editor

MetLife (MET +0.8%) agrees to buy London-based Aviva's life insurance businesses in the Czech Republic and Hungary, and its life insurance and pension businesses in Romania, offering MET a chance to boost its product offerings in Europe while reaching more customers. Financial terms were not disclosed.