£100m housing investment for Antrim Town approved

Antrim and Newtownabbey borough Council has approved plans for a major housing expansion in Antrim Town, which will see a total investment of £100m and the creation of up to 100 new jobs. The reserved matters application will see 525 new homes, six local shops, public spaces and a play park being built along the […]

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Aviva Investors completes £80 million investment with social housing provider Cross Keys Homes

Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), announces it has completed an £80 million placement in Cross Keys Homes (‘CKH’), a social housing association based in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire. The investment has been made on behalf of Aviva UK Life’s annuity business and means Aviva Investors has now invested almost £360 million […]

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Schroders starts drive for £1bn UK Real Estate Impact Fund

Schroders Capital today announces it has launched its place-based impact investment strategy focused on delivering positive social impact outcomes across the UK. The UK Real Estate Impact Fund will predominantly invest to bring forward affordable homes, workplaces and mixed-use town centre re-purposing projects with the specific objective to address social deprivation and inequality as well […]

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Government announces £1bn fund to insulate energy inefficient homes

New measures set to help hundreds of thousands better insulate their homes and reduce consumption while saving families hundreds of pounds each year. Business and Energy Secretary Grant Shapps today (Monday 28 November) launches a government push to help millions of people across the country bring down their energy costs for this winter and beyond. […]

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Ontario Teachers’ agrees to acquire a 25% stake in SSEN Transmission to deliver renewable energy to millions of homes across the UK

Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board (‘Ontario Teachers’) has reached an agreement with Scotland-based energy provider SSE plc (‘SSE’) to acquire a 25% minority stake in its electricity transmission network business, SSEN Transmission, to provide clean, affordable renewable energy to millions of homes and businesses across the UK. The transaction is based on an effective economic […]

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abrdn raises £220 million at launch of Inflation Linked Infrastructure Debt Fund

abrdn has launched the Inflation-Linked Infrastructure Debt Fund (ILID, “the fund”), an evergreen, UK-focused strategy for institutional investors. ILID aims to provide inflation protection combined with credit and illiquidity premia, allowing a capital-efficient, low risk way for investors to meet long-dated liabilities. Working closely with LGPS Central Limited in its design, the fund focusses on […]

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VSA Capital reiterates buy recommendation and increases target price from £8.40 to £10 per share

Tees Valley Lithium announced the company has now received full planning approval to build the UK’s first lithium hydroxide refinery at the Wilton International Chemicals Park located in the Teesside Freeport, UK. In response, leading international investment banking firm VSA Capital has re-rated their valuation for Alkemy, increasing the target price to from £8.40 to […]

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