Funds & Fund Managers
How the £2.5bn SLI Property fund became more liquid
Manager George Shaw admits it's been a 'very challenging' period for the property fund, which was one of the first to suspend dealing following the Brexit.
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Standard Life Investments to reopen £2.5bn property fund
SLI is reopening the fund after a 'controlled and structured asset disposal programme'.
Henderson reopens £3.4bn UK property fund
The PAIF will reopen to subscriptions and redemption submissions from 21 September, with dealing due to recommence on 14 October.
Columbia Threadneedle to lift suspension on property fund
Columbia Threadneedle is lifting the suspension on its Threadneedle UK Property Authorised Investment fund on 26 September.
Aberdeen cuts property fund exit fee to 5%
Aberdeen Asset Management has reduced the exit charge on its UK Property fund from 7% to 5%, citing evidence of ‘calm and order’ being restored to the domestic commercial property market.
Has Aviva Investors called when property will recover?
Aviva’ six-to-eight month suspension of its property fund may leave some investors dismayed, but it at least allows them to plan ahead
Aviva Investors property fund suspension may last eight months
Aviva Investors will likely uphold the dealing suspension of its Property Trust until January 2017 at the earliest.
Henderson suffers £2bn H1 outflow
However chief executive Andrew Formica is confident that the group is strong enough to withstand Brexit impacts.
Open-ended argument: The problems with property Oeics
Around £18 bn of assets is now trapped in suspended funds with a further £5.7 bn subject to double-digit exit discounts.