Private Markets

Key Benefits

Access to opportunity

In these markets, experience, investment insight and access are key. We have a broad team of over 400* dedicated professionals located around the world sourcing and evaluating private markets opportunities. As a leading investor, we have strong relationships with other leading private markets managers, asset owners, developers, and government bodies – often enabling us to hear about opportunities at an early stage.

In each market, our teams undertake first-hand fundamental research to seek out high-quality investment opportunities and following investment, focus on active management and engagement to realise returns for investors.

*Source: Aberdeen Standard Investments. As at {AUMDate}

Our investment capabilities


ESG and Impact in Private Markets

As with all our investments, we have put ESG considerations at the heart of our processes and approach for investing in private markets.

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Our highly-resourced global infrastructure team seeks out compelling investments across infrastructure markets – each designed to deliver attractive, stable and more predictable long-term returns.

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Natural Resources

We invest in natural resources including forestry, agriculture and energy production. Our capabilities span primaries, secondaries and co-investments.

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Private Credit

Private credit is a rapidly expanding asset class, offering investors attractive, secure yield potential and exposure to unique performance drivers.

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Private equity

Drawing on our deep, long-standing relationships with private equity firms worldwide, we look to bring together best-in-class primary, secondary, co-investments and niche strategies.

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Private Market Solutions

We work in partnership with investors to create private market portfolios that are focused on outcomes such as capital growth, income yield and risk diversification.

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