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Ignis UK Property A Acc

Ranked 22 out of 30 in - UK Physical over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP

Managed by

George Shaw

George Shaw was born in 1967 graduated from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh with a BSc in estate management. He started his career with Weatherall Green & Smith where he progressed to senior surveyor before joining Lambert Smith Hampton in 1996 as an associate director. He joined Abbey National Asset Managers in 2002 where he was a property investment manager, and in 2005 he joined Ignis Asset Management where he runs the Ignis UK Property Fund. George is a member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors.

Objective

To be a PAIF at all times, and, as such, its investment objective is to carry on Property Investment Business and to manage cash raised from investors for investment in the Property Investment Business. The objective of the Ignis PAIF is to invest primarily in UK commercial property to provide a combination of income and capital growth over the long term.

Performance

UK Physical over : 30/09/2013 - 30/09/2014

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 8.5% 2.0% 3.3% 3.0%
2013 7.0% 0.6% 1.3% 1.6% 3.5%
2012 0.9% 0.7% -0.5% 0.1% 0.6%
2011 3.8% 0.9% 0.9% 1.2% 0.8%
2010 10.0% 3.6% 2.9% 1.3% 1.8%
2009 11.4% -4.9% -1.8% 9.2% 9.2%
2008 -16.5% -3.1% -1.0% -3.8% -9.6%
2007 -15.3% 1.5% 1.3% -1.2% -16.7%
2006 11.8% 2.5% 3.1% 2.5% 3.2%
2005 16.5% 2.5% 5.0% 4.3% 3.7%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation

Breakdown

31/01/2007

Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
77-80 GRACECHURCH STREET LONDON PROPERTY 6.53
Royal Avenue House 35-41 Kings Road Chelsea London Property 4.79
West End Retail Park Crow Road Glagow G11 7RY 4.72
Blighs Meadow Shopping Centre London Road Seveno Property 4.31
Stock Exchange Court 153-159 Buchanan Street Glasgow Property 3.99
De Mandeville Retail Park Southbury Road Enfield Property 3.64
Masthead Industrial Estate Crossways Business Park Dartfold Property 3.27
Knights Park Longfield Road Tunbridge Wells Property 3.05
13-14 Curzon Street Mayfair London Property 2.87
Tudor Arcade South Street Dorchester dorset DT1 1BL Property 2.56
30/09/2011

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date22/12/2004
  • Share Class size1,366Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB00B053C414

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment50,000
  • Min. additional investment25,000

Charges

  • Annual management1.5%
  • Initial investment5.25

Related News

Ignis raises 2014 property return forecast to 15.5%

The upgrade from an initial estimate of 11.5% is based on acceleration of capital value growth through further yield compression, according to Ignis property manager George Shaw.  

Ignis expands real estate team with asset manager hire

Jamie Horton will be an asset manager on the £1.1 billion UK Commerical Property Trust.

Ignis says commercial property will deliver a blockbuster 11.5% in 2014

The UK commercial property market will rise by 2.2% more than expected this year, predict the Ignis property team. 

Is regional property finally a screaming buy?

The polarisation between London property prices and values elsewhere is now widened to an unprecedented 35% - are regional assets finally a standout buy?

Ignis and M&G to convert property funds into tax efficient Paifs

Ignis Asset Management is to convert its £940 million UK Property fund into a property authorised investment fund (Paif) at the start of next year.

UK commercial property sector at a standstill

Capital growth in Britain's bricks and mortar sector has ground to a half, hinting that the UK's commercial property industry may be in dire need of a lifeline.

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Liontrust First Income v Gartmore UK Alpha Return v Templeton Frontier Markets v Ignis Property.

Resolution sells £30m of property as falls turn to steady grind

Resolution’s UK Property fund sold more than £31.5 million in property during February as it sought to prop up liquidity levels in the £524 million bricks and mortar offering

Plummeting cash levels prompt fresh liquidity fears over property funds

Cash levels in the largest property funds have fallen as low as 5% in recent weeks, escalating fears of a liquidity crisis in the funds.

Property funds forced to slash valuations across the board

The industry's largest property funds have been forced to cut 4 - 8% off the value of their underlying properties for the month of November.

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Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in GBP).