Investments 

Alternatives flourish in 2014

This article is part of
Winter Investment Monitor - December 2014

Total assets: £284.6m

Launch date: May 2004

Sector:

Property Direct - UK

12-month perf: 123.88%

*Investor inflows: £9.77m

Schroder Real Estate

Managers: Duncan Owen and Nick Montgomery

Total assets: £383.4m

Launch date: July 2004

Sector:

Property Direct - UK

12-month perf: 127.13%

*Investor inflows: £57.37m

Biotech Growth Trust

Managers: Geoffrey Hsu and Richard Klemm

Total assets: £451.1m

Launch date: June 1997

Sector:

Sector Specialist:

Biotechnology & Healthcare

12-month perf: 141.78%

*Investor inflows: £1.83m

Worldwide Healthcare Trust

Managers: Samuel Isaly and Sven Borho

Total assets: £895m

Launch date: April 1995

Sector:

Sector Specialist:

Biotechnology & Healthcare

12-month perf: 140.29%

*Investor inflows: £14.35m

Greencoat UK Wind

Managers: Stephen Lilley and Laurence Fumagalli

Total assets: £620.4m

Launch date: March 2013

Sector:

Sector Specialist: Infrastructure - Renewable Energy

12-month perf: 112.48%

*Investor inflows: £210.05m

The Renewables Infrastructure Group

Managers: Richard Crawford and Jaz Bains

Total assets: £416.7m

Launch date: July 2013

Sector:

Sector Specialist: Infrastructure - Renewable Energy

12-month perf: 107.95%

*Investor inflows: £414.8m

TwentyFour Income

Managers: Aza Teeuwen, Ben Hayward, Rob Ford and Douglas Charleston

Total assets: £341.6m

Launch date: March 2013

Sector:

Sector Specialist: Debt

12-month perf: 119.54%

*Investor inflows: £298.2m

Real Estate Credit Investments

Manager: Graham Emmett

Total assets: £158.2m

Launch date: December 2005

Sector:

Sector Specialist: Debt

12-month perf: 114.32%

*Investor inflows: £50m

(*Investor inflows refers to the issuance of new shares for the period October 31 2013 – October 31 2014.)