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Newcore acquires two education buildings in Cambridge and Oxford and a food distribution centre in Colchester
Article, News
January 18, 2024
Newcore acquires two education buildings in Cambridge and Oxford and a food distribution centre in Colchester

Newcore Capital (‘Newcore’), the UK-focused real estate investment manager specialising in social infrastructure, has acquired two education assets in Cambridge and Oxford as well as a food distribution asset in Colchester. The assets were acquired for a combined sum of approximately £11m, reflecting a net initial yield of 6.1%. The assets in Cambridge and Oxford...

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The future of UK social infrastructure
Report, Research
January 10, 2024
The future of UK social infrastructure

Newcore Capital and futurist professor, Peter Madden OBE, have published a report on the future of UK social infrastructure which outlines opportunities for private sector investment into UK social infrastructure. Download the report The paper sets out how investors and the real estate industry can understand and respond to challenges like climate change, resource scarcity,...

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Newcore Capital wins best ESG firm award from Private Equity Wire
Awards
October 18, 2022
Newcore Capital wins best ESG firm award from Private Equity Wire

Newcore Capital Management, the UK social infrastructure real estate investment manager, is pleased to announce that it won the coveted Best ESG Firm – Small Cap award at this year’s Private Equity Wire ESG AAA European Awards. Newcore’s COO, Neil Sarkhel, and Director of Sustainability, Kate Sandle, were presented with the award at the Kimpton Fitzroy...

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i3 x Newcore Capital – Breaking the ice: After last year’s cooldown in infrastructure fundraising and deal flow, there are signs the market is thawing
Featured
May 2, 2024
i3 x Newcore Capital – Breaking the ice: After last year’s cooldown in infrastructure fundraising and deal flow, there are signs the market is thawing

i3 x Newcore Capital Our CEO, Hugo Llewelyn recently contributed to Kali Persall’s article “Breaking the ice: After last year’s cooldown in infrastructure fundraising and deal flow, there are signs the market is thawing”, helping to shed light on the infrastructure fundraising environment. In May 2023, Newcore announced a £190 million ($240 million) final close...

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Pensions for Purpose x Newcore Capital – Move on from business as usual. This way forward! For B Corp Month 2024.
Featured, News
April 19, 2024
Pensions for Purpose x Newcore Capital – Move on from business as usual. This way forward! For B Corp Month 2024.

Charlotte O’Leary, Pensions for Purpose CEO, and Kate Sandle, Newcore’s Director of Sustainability, discuss why the investment industry is crucial in creating the future we need. During the conversation they discuss the history of business, the need for systems change, the importance of being a better business, engaging investors and asset owners, and proposed future...

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Newcore completes £30m covered land play with East London acquisition
Article, News
March 28, 2024
Newcore completes £30m covered land play with East London acquisition

Newcore Capital, the UK social infrastructure real estate specialist, has acquired a 5.6-acre supermarket investment in Bromley-by-Bow, East London, from British Land for £30m. The site, which sits within the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, currently comprises a 70,000 sq ft Tesco supermarket, a 558-space car park, and a petrol filling station. Morgan Williams and...

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BE News x Newcore Capital – To B Corp or not to B Corp, that is the question
Featured
March 25, 2024
BE News x Newcore Capital – To B Corp or not to B Corp, that is the question

BE News x Newcore Capital B Corp early adopter Newcore Capital has just successfully re-certified to become the highest scoring real estate and infrastructure investment manager globally. To mark B Corp Month, Newcore contributed to a recent BE News article along with other B Corp certified companies on how – and why – they sought...

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Newcore Capital becomes world’s highest scoring B Corp certified real asset fund manager
Article, News
March 12, 2024
Newcore Capital becomes world’s highest scoring B Corp certified real asset fund manager

Newcore has successfully recertified as a B Corp with a score of 164.6 out of 200, making it the world’s highest scoring dedicated real asset fund manager. The score represents a 52-point increase from when Newcore first obtained certification at 112.6 in 2020. The recertification also makes Newcore the third highest scoring company out of...

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PropertyEU x Newcore Capital – The sky’s the limit
Featured
March 6, 2024
PropertyEU x Newcore Capital – The sky’s the limit

PropertyEU March/April issue x Newcore Capital “In a world where office and retail real estate have become risky investments, could it be time to invest in rocket launch pads, onshore fish farms and coffin workshops?” Our CEO, Hugo Llewelyn was delighted to contribute to Isobel Lee’s recent piece for PropertyEU’s March/April issue. Read the article...

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CityWealth x Newcore Capital – Is the sun setting on ESG investing?
Featured
February 26, 2024
CityWealth x Newcore Capital – Is the sun setting on ESG investing?

CityWealth x Newcore Capital – February 2024 “It has never been possible to separate the planks of E, S and G from a long term sustainable investment strategy” Read how our CEO, Hugo Llewelyn recently explained how ESG has always been central to Newcore in CityWealth’s article challenging the future of ESG.   “to make a...

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PERE x Newcore Capital – Private real estate’s collision course with geopolitics
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February 5, 2024
PERE x Newcore Capital – Private real estate’s collision course with geopolitics

Newcore Capital x PERE – February 2024 According to The Counsellors of Real Estate, political unrest and global economic health are one of the top ten issues affecting real estate capital flows. Newcore’s CEO, Hugo Llewelyn, discussed this risk with Evelyn Lee for PERE’s February 2024 cover story alongside nine other managers, investors and advisers....

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Newcore Capital’s CEO featured on The Money Maze podcast
News, Podcasts
February 2, 2024
Newcore Capital’s CEO featured on The Money Maze podcast

The Money Maze podcast is one of the leading financial podcast shows, covering interesting and relevant topics in the investment world. The show has in the past featured the likes of Ray Dalio, Sir Chris Hohn, Dame Kate Bingham and General Petraeus, plus in its curated section, investment businesses such as Ruffer and Lansdowne Partners....

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IREI x Newcore Capital – For the social good: How the broadening definition of infrastructure is providing what cities and regions need to prosper
Featured
February 1, 2024
IREI x Newcore Capital – For the social good: How the broadening definition of infrastructure is providing what cities and regions need to prosper

Newcore Capital x IREI – 01 February 2024 ‘Traditional’ infrastructure (public or private markets operating equity) investors have previously dominated the headlines investing in social infrastructure service businesses. However, specialist real estate capital managers – coming from the asset end of the risk spectrum – find opportunity too, perhaps increasingly interesting when the operational services...

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People. Property. Place.
Podcasts
January 28, 2024
People. Property. Place.

Newcore’s CEO, Hugo Llewelyn, recently sat down with Matthew Watts to discuss a broad range of subjects which covered some of the following topics: Listen in to hear more about Hugo’s career, the driving principles behind Newcore, how we balance good returns and the creation of social impact, including our decision to certify as a...

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IPE Real assets x Newcore Capital – Social infrastructure on the rise
Featured
January 27, 2024
IPE Real assets x Newcore Capital – Social infrastructure on the rise

Newcore Capital x IPE REAL ASSETS – January / February 2024 Investors are looking to increase their exposure to social infrastructure, but the sector is complex and requires a careful approach. Our CEO, Hugo Llewelyn was pleased to participate in the recent IPE Real Assets article by Christopher Walker on the growing demand from institutional investors for social infrastructure...

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2023 PRI Report Results
Article, News
January 25, 2024
2023 PRI Report Results

We are pleased to share our results from the 2023 Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) Report, in which we were awarded 4 or 5 stars, out of a maximum of 5 stars, for all relevant modules. We are proud to have scored above the median in our peer group in all relevant modules, but acknowledge...

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Clarifying and pricing the different types of risks when investing in infrastructure
Report, Research
October 31, 2023
Clarifying and pricing the different types of risks when investing in infrastructure

In the capital raising round for our latest UK social infrastructure real estate fund, which closed in May 2023, several investors asked us the question: “Is Newcore infrastructure or real estate”? as they considered from which bucket of their own capital allocation to analyse our proposition. The following piece explains how we answered it and...

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ESG & Impact Report 2022-2023 published
Article, News, Report
July 26, 2023
ESG & Impact Report 2022-2023 published

Newcore Capital’s latest Impact Report shows ESG-grounded investment strategy delivers ‘consistently strong returns and social value’ Read the ESG & Impact Report for 2022 / 2023 Newcore Capital (‘Newcore’), the UK-focused social infrastructure real estate investment manager, has published its latest 2022-2023 ESG and Impact Report, which measures the environmental and social impact of its...

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Newcore Capital announces £190 million final close for fifth UK social infrastructure real estate fund
Article, News
May 31, 2023
Newcore Capital announces £190 million final close for fifth UK social infrastructure real estate fund

Newcore Capital achieves largest-ever capital raise for its fifth fund amid challenging macro-economic circumstances.

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Newcore shortlisted for Property Fund Manager of the Year Award 2023
Article, Awards
April 4, 2023
Newcore shortlisted for Property Fund Manager of the Year Award 2023

Newcore shortlisted for the Property Fund Manager of the Year award 2023 at the UK Property Industry Awards.

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Newcore Capital acquires £20 million of educational assets for UK social infrastructure fund
Article, Report
October 20, 2022
Newcore Capital acquires £20 million of educational assets for UK social infrastructure fund

Newcore Capital Management, the UK social infrastructure real estate investment manager, has acquired a further £20 million of educational assets for Newcore Strategic Situations V LP, its new £300 million value-add, social infrastructure fund. The acquisition of the seven assets increases the fund’s investments to £43 million. It remains active in the market for educational...

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Newcore wins Property Fund Manager of the Year Award 2021
Article, Awards
August 25, 2022
Newcore wins Property Fund Manager of the Year Award 2021

Newcore wins the Property Fund Manager of the Year award 2021 at the UK Property Industry Awards.

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Newcore publishes 2022 Impact Report
Report
August 25, 2022
Newcore publishes 2022 Impact Report

Read Newcore's 2022 Impact Report

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Newcore Capital hires Kate Sandle as Director of Sustainability
Article
July 26, 2022
Newcore Capital hires Kate Sandle as Director of Sustainability

Newcore has hired climate and sustainability expert, Kate Sandle into its senior management team as Director of Sustainability. Newcore is a Certified B Corp and invests in assets that are essentially to society.

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Newcore secures £90 million of senior debt facilities
Article
July 19, 2022
Newcore secures £90 million of senior debt facilities

Newcore Capital, the UK social infrastructure real estate investment manager, has secured £90 million of senior debt facilities for three of its funds and a separate account. The four transactions comprise: a new £40 million facility from OakNorth Bank for Newcore Strategic Situations V LP, a £300 million value-add, social infrastructure fund which held a...

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Newcore secures planning consent for 105,000 sq ft Life Sciences Campus
Article
June 14, 2022
Newcore secures planning consent for 105,000 sq ft Life Sciences Campus

Newcore has secured planning consent for the development of a 105,000 sq ft life sciences centre adjacent to Imperial College London’s campus at Ascot on the edge of London.

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The continuing case for social infrastructure
Report, Research
April 20, 2022
The continuing case for social infrastructure

Click here to read the continuing case for UK social infrastructure, in light of current market conditions

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Newcore Capital becomes UK’s first social infrastructure investment manager to certify as a B Corporation
Awards
September 4, 2020
Newcore Capital becomes UK’s first social infrastructure investment manager to certify as a B Corporation

Newcore became a Certified B Corporation on 4 September 2020

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Newcore’s 2020 Impact Report
Report
August 16, 2020
Newcore’s 2020 Impact Report

Read Newcore's 2020 Impact Report

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Newcore wins alternatives team of the year 2019
Awards
December 20, 2019
Newcore wins alternatives team of the year 2019

Newcore is delighted to announce that it won Alternatives Team of the Year 2019 at the Property Awards

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