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Foresight Group LLP

PRI reporting framework 2020

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Basic information

OO 01. Signatory category and services

01.1. Select the services and funds you offer

Select the services and funds you offer
% of asset under management (AUM) in ranges
Fund management
Fund of funds, manager of managers, sub-advised products
Total 100%

Further options (may be selected in addition to the above)

01.2. Additional information. [Optional]

Since its establishment in 1984, Foresight Group has grown from its origins as a technology focused venture capital firm to become a leading independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager with circa £4.7bn assets under management. With more than 70 investment professionals, Foresight has dedicated teams focusing on private equity, capital management (listed equities) and infrastructure.

OO 02. Headquarters and operational countries

02.1. Select the location of your organisation’s headquarters.

United Kingdom

02.2. Indicate the number of countries in which you have offices (including your headquarters).

02.3. Indicate the approximate number of staff in your organisation in full-time equivalents (FTE).

228 FTE

02.4. Additional information. [Optional]

Foresight is headquartered in The Shard, London, with further offices in Nottingham, Manchester, Cambridge, Edinburgh, Milton Keynes, Leicester and Guernsey. It has international offices in Rome, Madrid, Seoul and Sydn

OO 03. Subsidiaries that are separate PRI signatories

03.1. Indicate whether you have subsidiaries within your organisation that are also PRI signatories in their own right.

03.3. Additional information. [Optional]

OO 04. Reporting year and AUM

04.1. Indicate the year end date for your reporting year.


04.2. Indicate your total AUM at the end of your reporting year.

Include the AUM of subsidiaries, but exclude advisory/execution only assets, and exclude the assets of your PRI signatory subsidiaries that you have chosen not to report on in OO 03.2
Total AUM
trillions billions millions thousands hundreds
Assets in USD
trillions billions millions thousands hundreds

04.4. Indicate the assets which are subject to an execution and/or advisory approach. Provide this figure based on the end of your reporting year

04.5. Additional information. [Optional]

OO 06. How would you like to disclose your asset class mix

06.1. Select how you would like to disclose your asset class mix.

Internally managed (%)
Externally managed (%)


Listed equity 10-50% 10.3 0 0
Fixed income 0 0 0 0
Private equity 10-50% 17.5 0 0
Property 0 0 0 0
Infrastructure >50% 72.2 0 0
Commodities 0 0 0 0
Hedge funds 0 0 0 0
Fund of hedge funds 0 0 0 0
Forestry 0 0 0 0
Farmland 0 0 0 0
Inclusive finance 0 0 0 0
Cash 0 0 0 0
Money market instruments 0 0 0 0
Other (1), specify 0 0 0 0
Other (2), specify 0 0 0 0

06.2. Publish asset class mix as per attached image [Optional].

06.3. Indicate whether your organisation has any off-balance sheet assets [Optional].

06.5. Indicate whether your organisation uses fiduciary managers.

06.6. Provide contextual information on your AUM asset class split. [Optional]

OO 07. Fixed income AUM breakdown (Not Applicable)

OO 08. Segregated mandates or pooled funds (Not Applicable)

OO 09. Breakdown of AUM by market

09.1. Indicate the breakdown of your organisation’s AUM by market.

100 Developed Markets
0 Emerging Markets
0 Frontier Markets
0 Other Markets
Total 100% 100%

09.2. Additional information. [Optional]

Foresight Group has over 246 infrastructure assets with a total installed capacity of 2.2GW. Our renewable energy assets include solar, bioenergy and battery storage projects and are located globally, across the UK, Europe and Australia. Foresight’s private equity team currently manages a portfolio of more than 90 SME investments, all of which are based in the UK. Foresight Capital Management manages two OEICS: 1) FP Foresight UK Infrastructure Income Fund, which only invests in UK listed renewable energy and infastructure companies; and 2) FP Foresight Global Real Infrastructure Fund, which invests in global ‘real’ infrastructure investment trusts. These are all listed in developed countries but will own assets globally.