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Bringing it all together for today's investor
The future is full of questions. Only by working together can we find the best answers. That’s why we integrate our whole business around you – the outcomes you want, the values you hold, the experience you’ll have when you deal with us. It’s why we join the dots across asset classes to find the best ideas; why we break down barriers, so our teams can connect seamlessly; and how we deliver the best of our collective expertise with every investment.
We make it our business to know what’s important to yours. Listening to client challenges is the foundation for creating investment portfolios around you. We skilfully combine our expertise and investment capabilities across asset classes to help us meet your specific needs.
Who we are
We are a global asset manager with integrated expertise across all major asset classes. As part of the Aviva Group – the UK’s largest insurance company – we are uniquely positioned to combine our insurance heritage with our investment capabilities to deliver the outcomes that matter most to today’s investor.
We believe in the power of integration, creating opportunity and empowering investors to have greater confidence in their investment decisions and outcomes. We manage all our investments according to the five key pillars below.
Our executive team lead by example, working collaboratively to create one unified global team.
Aviva Investors refinances police investigation centres
28 Nov 2019
(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), today announced it has provided an £85 million senior fixed-rate term-loan facility, refinancing six operational police investigation centres (“PICs”) across Norfolk and Suffolk, on behalf of the annuity business of Aviva UK Life.
Aviva Investors acquires two logistics assets in the Netherlands
25 Nov 2019
(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), has acquired two institutional-grade logistics assets in the Netherlands from Delin Property, the European property developer and investor specialising in logistics real estate.
Aviva Investors announces new £250m commercial property investment in Cambridge with PSP investments
6 Nov 2019
(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (“Aviva”), and the Public Sector Pension Investment Board (“PSP Investments”), one of Canada's largest pension investment managers, have agreed to invest up to £250 million in commercial property in Cambridge. Aviva Investors and PSP Investments in 2015 invested in a portfolio of commercial properties in central London, currently worth over £400 million.
Asset managers and the mountain
4 Nov 2019
Jeremy Leadsom, our recently retired Head of UK Wholesale, and James Moore, Senior Digital Distribution Manager, share what happened when a team of Aviva Investors staff and family climbed the highest mountain in the Arab world to raise money for charity.
Institutional Investor demand for real assets continues to grow despite macro and political concerns
23 Oct 2019
(London) – Institutional investors expect to increase allocations to real assets over the next 12 months in the face of a challenging political and economic environment, according to Aviva Investors’ 2020 Real Assets Survey.
Aviva Investors sees one in three chance of global recession and recommends cautious asset allocation
14 Oct 2019
(London) Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), expects weak global growth to persist next year, with a one in three chance that it could lead to a global recession. World trade and manufacturing are already at recessionary levels, in large part because of the ongoing spat between China and the US. The danger is growing that the slowdown could spread to the more domestically-focused service sector.
Aviva Investors announces Head of ESG, Real Assets
16 Sep 2019
Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc, today announces the appointment of Ed Dixon in the newly created role of Head of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG), Real Assets.
Aviva Investors and Brookgate let remaining office space at flagship development in Cambridge
27 Aug 2019
(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc, and developer Brookgate, have secured three new lettings to complete the leasing of the office space at 50/60 Station Road, the latest office building, which is now complete, on the CB1 Estate development around Cambridge Station.
Aviva Investors picks up multiple awards for diversity initiatives
11 Jul 2019
(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), has won three industry awards recognising its efforts to promote diversity within its workforce.
Aviva Investors Lowers Expectations For Economic Growth And Risk Asset Returns
8 Jul 2019
Aviva Investors, the global asset management arm of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), believes that any early reversal of the recent growth slowdown is unlikely and inflation pressures will remain weak. In this environment, returns on risk assets, such as equities, are likely to be more challenged. The renewed easing bias of major central banks should provide some comfort to investors.
Aviva Investors expands US Equities Team with three hires
4 Jul 2019
(LONDON): Aviva Investors, the global asset management unit of Aviva PLC, announces the expansion of its US Equities business, demonstrating the firm’s continued commitment to invest in its Equities capabilities.
Aviva Investors bolsters central London Team
2 Jul 2019
(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), has bolstered its Real Estate Central London Offices team with the appointments of Leo Shapland as Head of Central London Offices Asset Management and Ed Atterwill as Director, Asset Management.
London office market tops future growth prospects in Europe
26 Jun 2019
UK capital forecast to attract global talent and capital, boosting long-term demand for office space, according to Aviva Investors research.
Aviva Investors announces senior real estate hires
11 Jan 2019
Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), today announces three senior hires in newly-created roles to its Direct Real Estate team as part of the expansion of its Real Assets platform.
Aviva Investors sees lower returns for risk assets in 2019
18 Dec 2018
Aviva Investors, the global asset management unit of Aviva PLC, is tempering return expectations for risk assets as global growth moderates and interest rates increase.
Aviva Investors strengthens in emerging market equities
28 Nov 2018
Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), today announces the appointment of Aaron Armstrong as Portfolio Manager, Global Emerging Market Equities, as part of the ongoing strengthening of its Equities capabilities.
The value of an investment and any income from it can go down as well as up. Investors may not get back the orginal amount invested.