Legal & General Pretax Profit Falls; Dividend is Increased

March 14 (Bloomberg) -- Legal & General Group Plc, the fourth-biggest U.K. insurer by market value, said full-year pretax profit fell 12 percent to 956 million pounds.

The insurer also raised its dividend 35 percent to 6.4 pence per share.

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