Schroders named UK Core Property Manager of the Year at Professional Pensions Investment Awards

Schroders is proud to announce that the firm has been named UK Core Property Manager of the Year at the prestigious Professional Pensions Investment Awards.

The Schroder UK Real Estate Fund (SREF) was praised by a panel of judges who were impressed by the core strategy which seeks to balance stable income alongside alpha generation.

The judges also recognised the strength of the relationship SREF and Schroders’ Real Estate platform have maintained with tenants in a challenging environment amid the outbreak of Covid-19.

The 2020 awards highlighted asset managers who have demonstrated excellent performance over a difficult 12 months.

Shortlisted entrants were judged by a distinguished panel of industry judges, and the winners were announced on Thursday 3 December. 

Jessica Berney, SREF Fund Manager, commented:

“This award is recognition of the hard work of the whole team who have been dedicated to delivering excellent service to our tenants and clients during such a challenging year.

“This year we have placed particular emphasis on supporting UK businesses by having a constant dialogue with our tenants about how we can support them during what has been an unprecedented year,  while aiming to deliver performance which meets the needs of our clients."

Schroder Real Estate forms part of Schroders’ private assets business which is a key strategic priority for the firm. This capability includes private equity, infrastructure, microfinance and impact investments, insurance-linked securities and securitised credit and has combined assets under management of £45.3 billion.*


*As of 30 June, 2020