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Company Overview of Universities Superannuation Scheme Limited, Prior to Change in Line of Business

Company Overview

Universities Superannuation Scheme Limited (USS) is a privately owned pension scheme. The firm provides its services to academic and academically-related staff in UK universities and certain other institutions engaged in higher education and research. It invests in the public equity, fixed income, and alternative markets across the globe. The firm primarily invests in bonds, equities, property and alternative assets such as private equity, commodities, currencies, absolute return strategies, derivatives, and infrastructure. It employs growth at a reasonable price strategy along with fundamental analysis to make its equity investments. For its fixed income investments, the firm invests in Gov...

Royal Liver Building

2nd Floor

Liverpool,  L3 1PY

United Kingdom

Founded in 1974

Phone:

44 15 1227 4711

Fax:

44 15 1236 3173

Key Executives for Universities Superannuation Scheme Limited, Prior to Change in Line of Business

Universities Superannuation Scheme Limited, Prior to Change in Line of Business does not have any Key Executives recorded.

Universities Superannuation Scheme Limited, Prior to Change in Line of Business Key Developments

Universities Superannuation Scheme Limited Presents at Terrapinn Holdings Agriculture Investment Summit Europe 2013, Jun-27-2013 02:55 PM

Universities Superannuation Scheme Limited Presents at Terrapinn Holdings Agriculture Investment Summit Europe 2013, Jun-27-2013 02:55 PM. Venue: London, United Kingdom. Speakers: David Russell, Co-Head of Responsible Investment.

USS Presents at 6th Annual Super Return US 2013, Jun-03-2013 04:30 PM

USS Presents at 6th Annual Super Return US 2013, Jun-03-2013 04:30 PM. Venue: Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, 606 Congress Street, Boston, MA 02210, United States. Speakers: Robin Filmer-Wilson, Investment Manager.

Severn Trent Got And Rejected Approach From Overseas Investors

Severn Trent plc (LSE:SVT) has got and rejected an £5.3 billion approach from a joint venture consisting of Kuwait Investment Office, Borealis Capital Corporation, Universities Superannuation Scheme Limited. Severn Trent, said, "This approach is at a very early stage, no proposal has been made and there can be no certainty that an offer will be made or as to the terms of any such offer, should one be forthcoming." Severn Trent considered it to be too low. Severn Trent added, "The board of Severn Trent has reviewed the proposal with its advisors and concluded that it completely fails to recognise the existing and potential value of Severn Trent." The consortium is believed to be willing to offer up to £23 a share, valuing the water group at £5.3 billion. If a bid was made at £23 a share. UnderTakeover Panel rules the consortium has time until on June 11, 2013 to make a firm offer. Seven Trent shares fell 15% to 2,097.23 pence.

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