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March 30, 2022

Lloyd’s partners Schroders on new market investment platform

Specialist insurance and reinsurance marketplace Lloyd’s of London has named Schroders Solutions as the investment partner for its new investment platform.

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The platform is expected to further enhance the competitiveness of the Lloyd’s market by delivering attractive risk-adjusted investment returns on capital held at Lloyd’s. 

Furthermore, it will provide Lloyd’s investors with access to a wider range of investment opportunities, including private assets.

Lloyd’s COO and CFO Burkhard Keese said: “We’re focusing on profitable and sustainable growth at Lloyd’s – which is why we’ve created this new platform to make it easier for investors to access and co-invest in the Lloyd’s market.

“Those joining the platform will benefit from greater scale and investment expertise, as well as being able to prioritise green and socially responsible investments in our market. So, it’s really been designed with the future, and profitable growth, in mind.”

Lloyd’s platform will comprise a range of funds across different asset classes. The investors on the Lloyd’s market will be able to invest in and allocate between these funds.

Lloyd’s plans to appoint third-party managers for these funds, which will be advised by Schroders Solutions.

Schroders will also launch a range of offerings for the new platform to cater to the requirements of investors.

Schroders Solutions executive chairman James Barham said: “The platform provides access to Schroders Solutions open architecture and our rapidly growing capabilities in assess classes such as real estate, infrastructure debt, private equity and private debt.”

Barham added: “Investors will also benefit from our data led approach to sustainability and ESG, which is highly focused on helping clients’ path to net zero.”

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How attractive are current investment opportunities in Europe?

Europe has been identified as one of the most favorable regions for investors, seeing high investment activity in the past year. Most of these investments have been through Debt Offering, valued at close to $700 billion. The region has provided attractive investments in a diverse set of companies. Companies who tend to major themes such Digital Media, Cloud, Artificial Intelligence, E-commerce, and Big Data are recording the highest number of deals, with Digital Media recording close to 2,000 deals. However, GlobalData’s whitepaper offers a full view of the market, analyzing less successful or attractive points of investment as well, examining statistics on Equity Offering investments and PE/VC deals. Understand how government agencies for economies around the world use GlobalData Explorer to:  
  • Track the M&A and Capital Raising volumes into their target market
  • Identify the top sectors in the target market attracting the investments
  • For any investment segment, identify the top Investors inside and outside the target economy that are already investing in the Segment
  • Assess and showcase the growth potential for various Industries in the target economy
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