Aberdeen Standard Investments targets £250m for new European logistics income trust

Take advantage of e-commerce growth

Mike Sheen
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Aberdeen Standard Investments' global head of real estate investment research Andrew Allen
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Aberdeen Standard Investments' global head of real estate investment research Andrew Allen

Aberdeen Standard Investments is set to launch the European Logistics Income investment trust in December, which aims to capitalise on the rapid growth of e-commerce across Europe by investing in related logistic properties such as warehouses and distribution centres.

It will be the first trust launched by Aberdeen Standard Investments as a combined entity, following the merger of Aberdeen Asset Management and Standard Life, which completed in August. The group is...

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