Friends Provident Company Information
Company Information from Friends Provident
Friends Provident has a history dating back to 1892, and is a leading UK FTSE 100 financial services group. Here in the United Kingdom, Friends Provident markets a range of protection, investment and pension products for individual customers and corporate clients. When Friends Provident was founded in Yorkshire in 1832, its purpose was to provide life assurance for members of the Society of Friends, commonly known as Quakers. This religious community, founded in the 17th century, was distinctive in an age of bitter religious differences for their peaceful way of life. Their numbers were small but they included men who had great influence on reform and social welfare.