It takes Aviva Investors
Today’s investors and intermediaries expect more. A better future for all. That’s why we integrate our whole business around them – the outcomes they want, the experience they expect, alongside a company-wide commitment to looking after a planet we all care about.
"We want to provide our clients with joined up thinking for an interconnected world; integrated solutions with their needs firmly at the heart, an experience that is effortless and rewarding. All with confidence that the future of the world they care about is being looked after."
Mark Versey, Chief Executive Officer, Aviva Investors
Delivering investment performance while doing the right thing for our people, communities, our clients is fundamental to our approach and long-term success. This takes understanding, collaboration and responsible action. It takes Aviva Investors.
Understanding what is important
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.
Creating strength from connections
We connect people, data and perspectives, across asset classes and the globe, to generate new investment ideas. Expertise from over 1,500 people in 14 countries connect seamlessly as one team to deliver the best of our diverse expertise with every investment.
Delivering positive change, responsibly
Responsibility is built into everything we do. Doing the right thing for our people, clients and their capital is fundamental to our legacy and long-term success. Acting and investing responsibly makes financial sense and helps create a sustainable future for us all.
We believe in the power of integration, creating opportunity and empowering investors to have greater confidence in their investment decisions and outcomes. We invest over £253bn (as at 31 March 2022) on behalf of our clients according to the five key pillars below.
Our executive team lead by example, working collaboratively to create one unified global team.
Aviva Investors calls for panel to tackle antimicrobial resistance due to compounding impact of climate change and biodiversity loss
6 Dec 2022
(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc, has called for immediate action from global policymakers to tackle the overuse of antibiotics and antimicrobials, through the formation of a dedicated intergovernmental panel, modelled on the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
Aviva Investors & Layetana Living form partnership to develop residential Build-to-Rent portfolio in Spain
3 Oct 2022
(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), and Layetana Living (‘Layetana’), a leading Spanish developer, announce the creation of a new partnership (‘the Partnership’) to develop a portfolio of sustainable build-to-rent (‘BtR’) homes in Spain.
Aviva Investors appoints new head of sustainable outcomes
19 May 2022
(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc ('Aviva'), has appointed Sam Tripuraneni as Head of Sustainable Outcomes, a pivotal hire as the firm deploys its capital, scale and influence in support of the sustainable transition.
Aviva Investors multi-manager survey on ESG finds encouraging signs on diversity
17 Feb 2022
(London): Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), has completed its third biennial survey of global asset managers on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues. The survey, conducted by the Multi-Manager team, focused on views and policies on diversity and culture, polling 39 asset managers with combined assets of over £4 trillion. The results show that while corporate diversity is taken increasingly seriously, there is significant room for improvement.
Aviva Investors Real Assets Study 2021 sees large uptick in institutional investors committing to net zero targets
25 Nov 2021
(London) – Global institutional investors have significantly raised their ambitions to implement net zero commitments across portfolios over the last 12 months, whilst being increasingly aware of the challenges in meeting these targets, according to the latest edition of the Aviva Investors Real Assets Study. The annual survey from Aviva Investors, the asset manager of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’) is based on responses from over 1,100 decision-makers at global insurers and pension funds which together represent over €2 trillion of assets under management,
Aviva Investors appoints Ben Sanderson as Managing Director, Real Estate
16 Nov 2021
(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), today announces the appointment of Ben Sanderson as Managing Director, Real Estate.
Aviva Investors agrees long-term partnership with Netflix at Longcross Studios
20 Sep 2021
(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), announces that it has entered a long-term agreement with Netflix, the global entertainment company, to operate and significantly expand the extensive film and production facility at the renowned Longcross Studios complex in Surrey.
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Aviva Investors expects a strong economic recovery in the second half of the year and into 2022
20 Jul 2021
(London) Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc, expects a rapid and broad-based recovery from the COVID pandemic in the rest of 2021 and in 2022.
Aviva Investors hires new head of sales for Canada team
25 May 2021
(Chicago): Aviva Investors, the global asset management unit of Aviva PLC, announces the hire of Andrew Marshall as Head of Sales, Canada.
Aviva Investors and BNP Paribas complete first ESG SONIA swap repack with Associated British Ports
25 May 2021
(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), has announced it has jointly completed an ESG-linked interest rate swap repack with BNP Paribas, and which has been provided to Associated British Ports (‘ABP’).
Aviva Investors expands Climate Transition range with launch of Climate Transition Global Credit Fund
6 May 2021
(London) - Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva Plc, today announces the launch of the Aviva Investors Climate Transition Global Credit Fund with a $350 million strategic capital allocation from the Aviva Investors UK multi-asset range and the Aviva Ireland multi-asset portfolio. The Fund aims to identify and invest in companies offering goods and services for climate change mitigation and those best-placed to transition to a warmer, lower-carbon world.
Aviva Investors proposes revisions to International Financial Architecture to achieve sustainable transition
22 Apr 2021
(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), has set out a series of proposals and recommendations to G7 and G20 nations it believes will enable the global financial system to tackle the climate crisis in an effective and cohesive way.
Aviva Investors projects a strong growth outlook with upside risks
14 Apr 2021
(London) Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva PLC, sees a potent combination of economic drivers underpinning a strong global recovery in 2021, resulting in an above-consensus outlook for growth. Although uncertainties remain, the COVID pandemic is passing, and successful roll-outs of vaccination programmes are allowing economies to reopen. Pent-up demand, large savings buffers and ongoing fiscal and monetary policy support will all help boost the recovery.
Aviva Investors delivers an active ESG engagement commitment
14 Apr 2021
(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), today publishes its Annual Responsible Investment Review, reporting significant increases in its voting and engagement activity for 2020. The review outlines how Aviva Investors’ responsible investment approach aligned with the priorities of clients and society.
Aviva Investors provides £48 million of sustainability-linked financing to Urban Logistics Reit plc
16 Mar 2021
(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), announces that it has completed a £48 million financing facility to subsidiaries of Urban Logistics REIT plc.
Aviva Investors appoints Daniel McHugh as CIO, Real Assets
22 Feb 2021
(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), has appointed Daniel McHugh as Chief Investment Officer of its £47.3 billion Real Assets business 1. This follows the appointment in January of former Real Assets CIO, Mark Versey, as Chief Executive Officer, Aviva Investors.
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