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Legal & General announce new partnership with Hanley Economic Building Society.

20 February 2013

Legal & General and Hanley Economic Building Society today announced a new joint distribution agreement  for the provision of protection and general insurance products.

Hanley Economic Building Society will sell Legal & General protection and general insurance products throughout their branch network on a directly authorised basis.

Mike Smith,  Managing Director, Legal & General Financial Services, said:

"This partnership will give Hanley Economic Building Society customers access to our competitive protection and GI products. Providing protection products and advice to building society customers is an important part of our distribution strategy and we are very pleased that Hanley Economic Building Society has selected Legal & General to be their partner for protection and general insurance products. "

David Lownds, Head of Operations, Hanley Economic Building Society said:

"We are delighted to announce this new partnership with Legal & General who are a respected brand with an excellent reputation. This new relationship supports our commitment to offering all our customers a tailored solution that meets their financial needs and delivering excellent service."

Notes to editors

The information contained in this press release is intended solely for journalists and should not be relied upon by private investors or any other persons to make financial decisions.

The Legal & General Group, established in 1836, is one of the UK's leading financial services companies. As at 30 June 2012, we were responsible for investing £388 billion worldwide on behalf of investors, policyholders and shareholders. We also had over seven million customers in the UK for our life assurance, pensions, investments and general insurance plans.

For more information please contact:

Alyson Bowcott

Alyson Bowcott
PR Manager, Legal & General Group

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