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USS and PfP Capital announce £330m PRS joint venture

LONDON - 22 May 2018 Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) and Places for People, today announced that they have entered into a £330m joint venture (JV) agreement to invest in the UK private rented sector (PRS). USS will provide the core funding for the partnership, whilst PfP Capital will act as Asset Manager, with Touchstone, Places for People’s specialist property management business, managing the portfolio on a day-to-day basis.

Article Date: 22 May 2018

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USS one of 60 investors calling for oil and gas companies to intensify their efforts on climate change

USS and 59 other investors, who combined represent almost $10.5 trillion in assets, have signed an open letter to the Financial Times calling for more transparency on tackling climate change from the oil and gas industry.

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USS lets 12,500 sq ft at 2 & 3 Golden Square, Soho W1

LONDON - MARCH 2018 Universities Superannuation Scheme Ltd (USS) has let 12,500 sq ft at 2 & 3 Golden Square, in London’s Soho.

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USS increases exposure to industrial through £14 million acquisition

LONDON - March 2018 Universities Superannuation Scheme Ltd (USS) has further consolidated its industrial holdings with the acquisition of the Bishop’s Stortford Industrial Estate in Raynham Road for just under £14 million from property investor and developer Howard Group.

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USS completes investment in Yorkshire Water inflation-linked swaps

Universities Superannuation Scheme Ltd (USS) has participated in a follow-on acquisition of Yorkshire Water’s inflation linked notes backed by Yorkshire Water inflation swap cash flows.

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