Scottish Widows

Scottish Widows is a life insurance and pensions company located in Edinburgh, Scotland, and is a subsidiary of Lloyds Banking Group. Its product range includes life assurance and pensions. The company has been providing financial services to the UK market since 1815. The company sells products through independent financial advisers, direct to customers and through Lloyds Banking Group bank branches. The well-known investment and asset management arm (Scottish Widows Investment Partnership) was sold in 2013 to Aberdeen Asset Management.[2]

Scottish Widows Limited
IndustryFinancial services
Founded1815; 206 years ago (1815)
Key people
Nick Prettejohn
Antonio Lorenzo
(group director insurance & wealth )
ProductsLife insurance
Number of employees
3,500 (2011)[1]
ParentLloyds Banking Group