History

LGIM Real Assets is part of Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM), one of the world’s largest institutional asset managers. LGIM is a major global investor, managing £894 billion* on behalf of 3,000 clients. Our real assets capability brings together LGIM’s expertise in real estate, infrastructure and corporate credit.

Our expertise in managing real estate stretches back almost 50 years. In 1971, we launched our first pooled property investment fund. We have grown to become market leaders in the UK, providing exceptional access to all real estate sectors and known for our innovative solutions designed to meet our partners’ evolving needs. Today, we have £19.4 billion* invested in real estate equity and a further £2.2 billion* in real estate debt, running 20 partnerships, mandates and funds, supported by our sector specialist expertise.

As our client’s investment needs have evolved, we have broadened our capabilities across real assets into infrastructure and corporate debt. We have established successful investment programmes in these areas managing £3.3 billion of assets in the UK and US.

“Our clients no longer come to us for just traditional real estate; our business has evolved to provide a wider range of investment solutions across infrastructure and corporate credit.”
Bill Hughes, Head of LGIM Real Assets

*Source: LGIM Real Assets, as at 30 June 2017