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Standard Life plc

Identification number in the register: 28229947613-19
Registration date: 05/01/2012 12:25:08

The information on this entity was last modified on: 22/12/2014 13:26:12
The date of the last annual update was: 22/12/2014 13:26:12

This entry follows the format of the previous Register. It will be changed to the new format when the entity makes the next update.
Next update due latest on: 27/04/2015

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Standard Life plc

Standard Life

Public Limited Company

    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations

Companies & groups

    Contact details

Lothian Road, 30
Edinburgh EH1 2DH

(+44) 1312465738


    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  David Nish

Chief Executive

    Person in charge of EU relations

Ms  Kate Benetti

Senior Public Affairs Manager

    Goals / remit

Established in 1825, Standard Life is a leading provider of long term savings and investments to around 6 million customers worldwide.

The Standard Life group includes savings and investments businesses, which operate across its UK, Canadian,European and Asian markets; corporate pensions and benefits businesses in the UK and Canada; Standard Life Investments, a global investment manager, which manages assets of over £157bn globally; and its Chinese and Indian Joint Venture businesses. At the end of June 2012 the Group had total assets under administration of over £206bn.

Standard Life is a trusted provider of innovative pension products in several member states in the EU, and the leading provider of workplace pension schemes in the UK, where it administers group schemes with over one million members.

Standard Life plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange and has approximately 1.5 million individual shareholders in over 50 countries around the world. It is also listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, ranking it among the top 10% of sustainable companies in the world.

*All figures at 30 September 2011

  • European
  • global
  • national


Changes, strategy and policy related to financial services, long term savings, and investments. Consultations relating to our customers' financial wellbeing. Ongoing engagement with policy makers relevant to our ongoing business activities within the financial services sector.

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above


We have one full-time person responsible for EU affairs, and others are involved as required in an advisory capacity, when their relevant expertise is helpful to discuss specific areas of consultation.

    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons

    Fields of interest

  • Budget
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Enterprise
  • External Relations
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Home Affairs
  • Internal Market
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Taxation
  • Trade

    Membership and affiliation

Standard Life belongs to, and engages with, a range of organisations whose activities may be relevant. Key groups are: Association of British Insurers (ABI), Investment Management Association (IMA), Confederation of British Industry (CBI), Financial Future (FF), European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA), Scottish Financial Enterprise (SFE), City of London Corporation, TheCityUK, European Insurance CRO (Chief Risk Officer) Forum, European Insurance CFO (Chief Finance Officer) Forum. We also subscribe to DeHavilland's EU monitoring service, and we use Cicero as our Brussels-based public affairs consultancy.

    Financial data

01/2013  -  12/2013

100,000  € - 150,000  €

0 €

0 €

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.