About us

We had £709 billion of total worldwide assets at 31 December 2014, helping over 10 million people globally with saving, investing, building retirement income and insuring.

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Our story

We aim to help people achieve financial security in all the countries we operate in an affordable way and are investing in economic growth to build a positive future for all.

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A positive future for all.

How we're helping people through our investments into student accommodation and urban regeneration


Corporate profile

Who we are, what we do and our goals for the business and society.

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Corporate profile
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Our history

Since 1836 we've been helping our customers across the globe with their insurance needs, protecting their homes and families and helping them invest for a better future.

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