Aviva Investors press releases and insight articles


Commercial real estate finance: opportunities for insurers

Iain Forrester - 21 NOV 2017

Insurers seeking capital efficient returns are looking closely at private assets, lured by attractive yields with underlying security and strong borrower protections. Real estate finance may fit the bill, and benefits from advantageous capital treatment under Solvency II.

Global investment solutions


Bedroom economics: the impact of demographics on residential real estate

Monika Sujkowska - 15 NOV 2017

Changes in the age profile of populations will have a significant impact on demand for real estate; influencing the type, functionality and locations that are likely to be popular writes Monika Sujkowska.

Global Real estate


Brexit: the investment implications of no deal

- 14 NOV 2017

The risk of the UK exiting the European Union without agreeing its future relationship appears to have risen in recent weeks. We consider the ramifications of such an outcome for the UK economy and sterling-denominated assets.

Economic research Global investment solutions Multi-strategy


Credit correlation: end of an era?

- 14 NOV 2017

Structural changes in the credit markets could bring to an end a prolonged period of strong correlations. What are the implications for fixed-income investors?

Global Fixed income


Aviva Investors refinances portfolio of assets for Aquila

- 13 NOV 2017

(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), has announced completion on a £144m fixed rate 7-year facility to private property company Aquila Finance Limited. As part of the transaction, PGIM Real Estate, the real estate investment business of U.S.-based Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) provided a £16,000,000 mezzanine facility.


Equities correlation collapse brings opportunities

- 09 NOV 2017

Correlations in equity markets have fallen dramatically since the beginning of 2017. We look at the drivers of this trend and the implications for investors.

Global Equities


Macro month: world shares hit new highs on US tax cut hopes

Stewart Robertson - 06 NOV 2017

Global shares set new records

Equities Economic research