Legal & General Group Plc


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Full Year 2019 Legal & General Group PLC Earnings Release

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About Legal & General Group Plc

Legal & General Group Plc is a holding company. The Company, together with its subsidiaries, transacts life assurance and long-term savings business, investment management and general insurance and health business. The Company’s segments include: Legal & General Retirement (LGR), Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM), Legal & General Capital (LGC), Legal & General Insurance (LGI) and Savings. The Company operates its businesses in the United Kingdom, the United States and other countries across the world through its subsidiaries and associates. The Company offers products, including annuity contracts; longevity insurance contracts; lifetime mortgages; index fund management; active fixed income and liquidity management; solutions and liability driven investment (LDI); active equity; investment strategy and implementation; direct investments and structuring; pensions (individual and corporate); endowment policies, and participating contracts.


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1 Coleman Street


Executive Leadership

John Kingman

Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board

Nigel D. Wilson

Group Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director

Stuart Jeffrey Davies

Group Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director

Michelle Scrimgeour

Executive Director, Chief Executive Officer of Legal and General Investment Management

Cheryl Agius

Chief Executive Officer - General Insurance

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Latest News

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Legal & General's Morrissey steps down amid BoE speculation

Helena Morrissey, who has reportedly been interviewed for the job of governor of the Bank of England, is leaving her post as head of Legal & General's <LGEN.L> personal investing business, the company said on Friday.

Legal & General to sell annuities to Prudential pensions savers

British insurer Legal & General will offer annuities to Prudential pension savers in a deal it expects will increase its 2020 annuity sales by 15%, L&G said on Friday.

Legal & General plans rival product to compete with new pension superfunds

UK insurer Legal & General <LGEN.L> aims to take on incoming pension superfunds with a similar product of its own to bolster corporate retirement schemes, a company executive told Reuters.

UPDATE 2-Legal & General profits boosted by corporate pension deals

* Interim dividend 4.93 pence vs 4.6 pence in H1, 2018 (Adds detail, quotes, background, share price down)

L&G posts 11% rise in H1 operating profit

British insurer Legal & General on Wednesday posted an 11% rise in first-half operating profit driven by a increase in bulk annuity deals and positive flows at its asset management unit.

Legal & General strikes $5 bln house-building JV with Oxford University

British insurer Legal & General <LGEN.L> has announced plans to invest up to 4 billion pounds ($5.07 billion) in a 10-year house-building partnership with the University of Oxford.

Legal & General strike $5 bln house-building JV with Oxford University

British insurer Legal & General has announced plans to invest up to 4 billion pounds ($5.07 billion) in a 10-year house-building partnership with the University of Oxford.

UK insurer Legal & General picks Amazon for first pensions blockchain deal

British insurer Legal & General has teamed up with Amazon to establish what it said is the first blockchain system for corporate pension deals.

Rolls-Royce strikes UK's biggest pension deal with insurer L&G

Rolls-Royce agreed Britain's largest ever transfer of corporate pension risk, announcing on Thursday it would shift 4.6 billion pounds ($5.8 billion) of assets to insurer Legal & General.

Rolls-Royce agrees 4.6 bln stg pension deal with insurer L&G

Rolls-Royce said on Thursday its pension scheme had agreed to transfer 4.6 billion pounds ($5.83 billion) of assets to Legal & General in Britain's largest ever pension risk transfer deal.

MOVES-Legal & General fund arm appoints Laud as CIO

The fund arm of British insurer Legal & General has appointed Sonja Laud as chief investment officer following the departure of Anton Eser for family reasons, it said on Tuesday.

Allianz jumps to No.2 in UK general insurance with L&G, LV= deals

Germany's Allianz in deals that could top 800 million pounds ($1 billion) is buying businesses from LV= and Legal & General that will make it become Britain's second-biggest general insurer behind Aviva.

Legal & General to sell general insurance unit to Allianz

Britain's Legal & General Group will sell its general insurance business to a UK subsidiary of Germany's Allianz for 242 million pounds ($305 million), the companies said on Friday.

Legal & General's fund arm to vote against Metro Bank chair

Legal & General Investment Management, one of the biggest institutional investors in embattled lender Metro Bank, said it plans to vote against the chairman and other board members at the company's annual meeting.

German insurer Allianz in talks to buy L&G unit: Sky News

Germany's biggest insurer Allianz is in advanced talks to buy Legal & General's home insurance business, Sky News reported on Monday.

Legal & General's record annuity sales raises dividend doubts

Legal & General said it had made record sales of annuities in 2018, although some analysts questioned whether Britain's third-largest insurer could continue to raise its dividend at the same time, knocking its shares on Wednesday.

Legal & General 2018 operating profit rises 10 pct

British life insurer Legal & General posted a 10 percent rise in operating profit to 1.9 billion pounds ($2.5 billion) in 2018, helped by record sales of annuities, it said on Wednesday.

CORRECTED-(OFFICIAL)-MOVES-Legal and General Investment Management names Middle East distribution head

European asset manager Legal and General Investment Management on Tuesday named Noareen Raja as its head of Middle East distribution, responsible for client relationships in the region.

Britain's Direct Line considering $504 mln bid for Legal & General unit- Sky News

Britain's largest motor insurer Direct Line indicated it is interested in making a 400 million pound ($504.36 million) bid to buy Legal & General Group's general insurance unit, Sky News reported on Wednesday, citing City sources.

UPDATE 1-Legal & General strikes 2.4 bln stg pension de-risking deal

* L&G global pipeline for deals at record high (Adds detail from statement, bullet points)

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