Legal & General Capital was created in 2013 to invest the Group’s capital into key sectors of the economy which need investment and innovation. We focus on Future Cities, Housing and Principal Investing.
Established in 1836, Legal & General is one of the United Kingdom’s leading financial services groups and a major global investor. Over fifteen million people worldwide rely on Legal & General to help them save for the future and to protect their families and their homes.
Legal & General Capital is the principal investment arm of the Legal & General Group. Investing from Legal & General’s c. £8bn shareholder balance sheet, Legal & General Capital's purpose is to generate long-term shareholder value with a major focus on residential housing, investment in future cities (including large scale urban regeneration and clean energy) and venture capital to support the continuing development of the UK's cities.
“With a focus on creating thriving cities, Legal & General Capital looks to make investments that are focused on creating sustainable communities with good employment opportunities, high quality and varied housing in a digitally-connected and clean environment.”
Kerrigan Procter, Chief Executive Officer
Legal & General Capital is investing in new homes for all ages, social groups and housing tenures.
Legal & General Capital is using long-term capital to rebuild Britain’s towns and cities – a strategy that is mutually beneficial to our shareholders and the wider economy.
Legal & General Capital provides capital for start-up businesses across the UK through existing Venture Capital managers and direct stakes in innovation and growth companies.