Legal & General Group plc is a multinational company based in London, the UK that specializes in financial services. The company was established in 1836 by Sergeant John Adams and five other lawmakers in Chancery Lane restaurant. The initial brand name for the firm was New Law Life Assurance Society that later changed to Legal & General Group Company with several brands under it. The firm is headquartered in London, UK and its shares are currently traded on London Stock Exchange with a component of FTSE 100 Index.
Also, the company owns several operations in various countries, including Europe, North America, and Asia. The company is mainly involved in the provision of investment management solutions, lifelong mortgages, pensions, life assurance, and other general insurance products. Currently, the firm is the second-largest financial company in the UK after BlackRock. The company has acquired several brands, including Metropolitan Life Assurance Company.