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Our Story

We aim to help people have the confidence to achieve financial security.

We’re one of the world's largest insurance and investment management companies.

No. 1 UK pension fund asset manager
3,000 Approx. no. of institutional investment management clients
£894bn assets under management
7,000+ employees worldwide
1836 year established
10m+ customers worldwide
£14.7bn market capitalisation as at 31 December 2016
£2.4bn in insurance premiums in the UK and US in 2016

Unless stated, all statistics are as at 31 December 2016

We manage the investments of around 4% of FTSE 100 companies

We arranged over £53bn of mortgages for UK homeowners in 2016

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We’ve also invested £10bn to date into UK direct investments as part of a commitment to invest £15bn into areas such as housing, infrastructure and urban regeneration

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Our Story

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How we help

We're aiming to build a positive future for all. We're guided by our purpose that in everything we do we are economically and socially useful.

Our strategy

Our strategy is based upon six global growth drivers that we believe are reshaping the world and changing the way people think and behave.

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Our businesses

Our six businesses work together to help customers build financial security

  • Legal & General Retirement
  • Legal & General Investment Management
  • Legal & General Insurance
  • Savings
  • General Insurance
  • Legal & General Capital
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