Key Financials.

Key Financial Highlights

 

  2015 2014 GROWTH
Dividend per share (pence) 13.4 11.25 19%
       
LGIM AUM (£bn) 746.1 693.7 8%
Annuity assets (£bn) 43.4 44.2 (1.8%)
Platform assets (£bn) 76.9 71.9 7%
UK protection premiums (£m) 1,442 1,407 2.5%
Group Direct investments (£bn) 7.0 5.7 22%
       
Net cash generation (£m) 1,256 1,104 14%
Operating profit (£m) 1,455 1,275 14%
Profit after tax (£m) 1,094 992 10%
Earnings per share (pence) 18.58 16.70 11%
       
Solvency II surplus (£bn) 5.5    
Solvency II coverage ratio (%) 169    
Return on equity (%) 17.7 16.9