Royal London Asset Management (RLAM) was established in 1988 as a subsidiary of the Royal London Group. RLAM invests across a broad range of core asset classes including fixed income, equities, multi asset, cash and property. It also offers funds that adopt an ethical or sustainable approach.
As well as managing Group assets, it provides active investment management services to clients including pension schemes, local authorities and wealth managers.
At Q3 2019 the property AUM of Royal London Asset Management (RLAM) was c. £8.2 billion, across 260 assets. It is proposed to significantly increase this weighting over the coming years. The fund's geographic focus is entirely UK, and mainly focused on London and the Southeast. The investment strategy predominantly focuses at the core/prime end of the market. Being-long term property holders they also actively redevelop and re-position properties throughout their life cycle.
RLAM have a robust ESG strategy which has resulted in waste, water and energy reductions and recycling improvements.
Tim Coffin, Responsible Property Investment Manager of RLAM said, “I consider there is no better Group recognised than the BBP at being at the forefront of thought leadership, creating practical deliverables, lobbying and raising the profile of ESG across the commercial property sector."