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Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN.L)

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22 Jul 2016
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Legal & General Group plc is engaged in life assurance and long-term savings business, investment management, and various general insurance and health business. The Company operates through six segments: Legal & General Retirement (LGR), which includes annuities (both individual and bulk purchase), longevity insurance and... (more)


Beta: 1.39
Market Cap(Mil.): £11,630.71
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 5,952.25
Dividend: 9.95
Yield (%): --


  LGEN.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 10.83 78.25 149,744.68
EPS (TTM): 0.18 -- --
ROI: -- 6.13 0.37
ROE: 17.29 3.50 16.86

Fitch Affirms Legal & General's IFS at 'AA-'; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, July 14 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) ratings of Legal & General Group Plc's (L&G) core rated operating entities, Legal & General Assurance Society Ltd, Banner Life Insurance Company and William Penn Life Insurance Company of New York, at 'AA-'. Fitch has simultaneously affirmed L&G's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'A+'. The agency has also affirmed the senior unsecured de

Jul 14 2016

BRIEF-Legal & General appoints Philip Broadley to board

* Legal & General Group Plc says Philip Broadley appointed independent non-executive director Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom)

Jul 08 2016

British property panic a red flag for banks, insurers

FRANKFURT/ LONDON The run on British property funds has drawn attention to the vulnerability of the commercial real estate sector, largely funded by domestic banks and building societies but increasingly by foreign banks and insurers.

Jul 08 2016

PRESS DIGEST-British Business - July 8

July 8 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

Jul 07 2016

L&G's fund arm cuts offer spead to zero on UK Property Fund

LONDON, July 7 Legal & General Investment Management said on Thursday it had cut the offer price to zero on its UK Property Fund and Feeder Fund in response to market ructions after the UK's vote to leave the European Union.

Jul 07 2016

BRIEF-Legal & General's retirement business books 4 billion stg H1 sales

* Legal & General books £4.0bn of retirement new business sales in h1 2016, as lifetime mortgages overtake individual annuities

Jun 30 2016

L&G says balance sheet resilient, shares jump

LONDON, June 28 Legal & General's balance sheet has proven resilient following Britain's decision to leave the EU partly because the British insurer trimmed its exposure to riskier assets before the vote, it said on Tuesday.

Jun 28 2016

BRIEF-Legal & General says balance sheet resilient in face of Brexit volatility

* Our solvency II surplus is c.£4.9bn, we expect our net cash for half year 2016 to be up 15% and we run an 'a minus' rated credit portfolio of £44.8bn.

Jun 28 2016

Legal & General appoints Whitehall veteran John Kingman as group chairman

LONDON, June 28 British insurer Legal & General has appointed John Kingman as its group chairman, the company said on Tuesday.

Jun 28 2016

Brexit vote prompts fears over UK insurers' capital strength

LONDON, June 27 Market falls triggered by Britain's vote to leave the European Union will hit British insurers' capital, raising concerns over their ability to pay dividends or hand cash back to investors.

Jun 27 2016

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