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IIPT: COM: NET: Total identified assets (gross of borrowing)

£ -17,921 million

2016 Q4

Release date:
16 March 2017

Next release:
22 June 2017 (Provisional)
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MQ5: Investment by Insurance Companies, Pension Funds and Trusts: Quarter 4 (Oct to Dec) 2016

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  • Net disinvestment of £18 billion was reported by insurance companies, pension funds and trusts in the fourth quarter (Oct to Dec) of 2016; this was the second consecutive quarter of net disinvestment and only the sixth since the start of this series in 1987.
  • In 2016, the provisional estimate of net disinvestment by insurance companies, pension funds and trusts (£40 billion) was the first since the start of this series in 1987.
  • The net disinvestment by pension funds of £9 billion was the largest for this series since Quarter 4 2008 (£18 billion).
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