Creating value for institutional investors Our fast-growing institutional investor base includes pension funds, asset managers, fund-of-funds and family offices.

Octopus is an institutional-scale investor in real assets, private credit and high-growth business, with a team of 125 investment professionals and a history spanning two decades. We manage £1.6 billion on behalf of 24 institutional investors.

We are much more than a traditional asset manager. We build businesses to transform broken industries and create better outcomes for the customers they serve. Our funds encompass renewable energy infrastructure, healthcare real estate, commercial and residential real estate debt, venture, and growth capital.

We take extra steps to be more deeply involved and committed to each of our investments. In turn, this gives us the information, knowledge and experience we need to yield better results for our investors, our customers and the markets we operate in. Our ability to create value from rapidly changing markets provides our investors with the potential for attractive and stable returns.

Our investment principles:

  1. Invest for the long-term: it’s not enough for an investment to make short-term sense. We only invest in areas with long-term growth potential.
  2. Create real value: asset management is at the heart of what we do but is not all that we do. Our vision is simple – to build businesses and create solutions that improve the markets we operate in, benefiting both our customers and investors.
  3. Strength in depth: we believe in gaining a deep understanding of a few chosen markets. This allows us to identify new opportunities to generate attractive returns. It’s investing, the way it should be.

 

Octopus Investments, Octopus Ventures, Octopus Healthcare, Octopus Property, Octopus Energy and Octopus Labs are all part of Octopus Group. Visit octopusgroup.com to find out more.

Investment capabilities

Investors are at the heart of everything we do and we focus on investments that deliver to expectations.

Energy

We’re helping the UK meet its long-term renewable energy targets, by building and managing billions of pounds of renewable energy assets.

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Healthcare infrastructure

We’re funding the construction of GP surgeries, hospitals, care homes and special education needs schools.

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Intermediate Capital

We’re providing flexible debt and equity finance for a broad range of UK companies.

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Property lending

We're an award winning provider of non-bank, short-term lending across commercial, development and residential properties in the UK.

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Ventures

We have one of the largest origination teams in Europe, backing early-stage companies driven by the brightest entrepreneurs and business owners.

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News and insights

Octopus Property launches next institutional real estate debt fund

Building on a successful track record of raising and deploying institutional capital

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Octopus founders named EY London & South Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017

Simon Rogerson, Group Chief Executive, and Christopher Hulatt, Founder of London-based Octopus Capital, were named ‘EY London & South Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017.

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Building the next generation of retirement accommodation

Our recent report Housing Futures: The Platinum Generation, produced with property experts Strutt and Parker, explored the needs and desires of the Baby Boomers.

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The value of an investment, and any income from it, can fall as well as rise. You may not get back the full amount you invest.