(Bloomberg) -- Legal & General Group Plc said it’s targeting the U.S. for expansion after the U.K.’s biggest manager of pension assets posted higher earnings and an increased dividend.

The London-based insurer increased its full-year operating profit 7% to 1.16 billion pounds ($1.9 billion) in 2013 and raised its final dividend 22% to 9.30 pence a share, according to a statement today. Its investment unit attracted record net inflows of 15.7 billion pounds from international clients, with assets jumping 37%.

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