Standard Life
Standard Life headquarters  

Standard Life (LSE: SL) established in 1825, is a financial services institution based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Standard Life is a leading long term savings and investments company. It provides a wide range of financial products and services including savings, investments, mortgages, healthcare products and individual and corporate pension plans. Standard Life’s diverse business includes one of the largest life and pensions businesses in the UK with more than 4 million customers: Standard Life Investments, which manages assets of over USD 322 billion globally (3/2014) and Standard Life Healthcare, a private medical insurance company. Standard Life Group has around 8,600 employees across the UK, Canada, Ireland, Germany, Austria, India, USA, Hong Kong and mainland China. As of May 2014, the Group had total assets under administration of over USD 418 billion. Standard Life sold Standard Life Bank plc to Barclays plc in October 2009. From 1 January 2010 all Standard Life Bank mortgage and savings balances are held within the Barclays Group.

 Key Statistics:

Founded 1825
Total assets £184.605 billion (2013)
Total equity £4.560 billion (2013)
Operating income £1.495 billion (2013)
Net income £466 million (2013)
Employees 8,500 (7/2013)
Headquarters address:
Standard Life House
30 Lothian Road
Edinburgh, Scotland EH1 2DH
United Kingdom
Phone: +44 13 1225 2552