Revenues elevated 41% to £231m for asset supervisor Liontrust for the yr ending 31 March 2022.
Property below administration and recommendation rose 8.5% to £33.5bn (2021: £30.9bn).
This determine didn’t embrace a £5.2bn contribution from Majedie Asset Administration because the deal didn’t full till after the yr monetary finish. Mixed AuMA together with the contribution from Majedie have been £38.7bn.
Property below administration for the asset supervisor have since shrunk to £34.23bn as at 17 June.
Revenue earlier than tax for Liontrust as at shut of enterprise on 31 March was £79.3m, a 127% improve year-on-year.
The revenue figures keep in mind acquisition and re-structuring associated prices for Liontrust’s current acquisitions Architas, Neptune and Majedie.
Web inflows fell to £2.5bn for the yr ended 31 March (2021: £3.5bn). Liontrust noticed £329m of outflows associated to the funding administration settlement for the Verbatim Portfolio Progress Funds on 21 March.
John Ions, chief government at Liontrust, mentioned ESG and sustainable funding maintain a robust position to play for the asset supervisor.
He mentioned: “It’s comprehensible that buyers’ consideration is usually on the quick time period, whether or not or not it’s reacting to the newest information headlines or current efficiency, however we should not lose sight of what we as asset managers try to attain in managing folks’s financial savings for the long run.
“As lively and accountable buyers, this implies not solely looking for to generate robust funding efficiency but additionally engagement with the businesses we maintain to make sure they undertake finest practices and reporting to buyers on the influence our groups are having by means of this. Asset managers with a real deal with ESG and sustainable funding can have a stronger tailwind.”
He added that the asset supervisor has been capable of improve face-to-face conferences and occasions with shoppers in current months.