Market Investments


UKFI manages the Government's investments in The Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Banking Group. 

UK FINANCIAL INVESTMENTS LIMITED (UKFI) ANNUAL REPORT AND ACCOUNTS 2014/15 sets out details of the holdings as at 31 March 2015.

As at 31 March 2015, the Government held a total of 15.6 billion ordinary shares in Lloyds. This is equivalent to 21.8 percent of total share capital.

As at 31 March 2015 the Government held a total of 9.1 billion shares in RBS, including 5.1 billion non-voting B shares. This is equivalent to 62 percent of voting share capital and 79 percent of total share capital.

RBS share price performance - see from page 20 of 
UK FINANCIAL INVESTMENTS LIMITED (UKFI) ANNUAL REPORT AND ACCOUNTS 2014/15

Lloyds share price performance - see from page 24 of 
UK FINANCIAL INVESTMENTS LIMITED (UKFI) ANNUAL REPORT AND ACCOUNTS 2014/15

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PRESS RELEASE
31st March 2017

UKAR announces £11.8 billion sale of Bradford & Bingley assets
UK Financial Investments Limited (UKFI), today confirms that following an open and competitive sales process, UK Asset Resolution Limited (UKAR), the holding company for the government owned businesses of Bradford & Bingley plc (B&B) and NRAM Limited (NRAM), has agreed to sell two separate asset portfolios of performing buy-to-let loans from B&B to Prudential plc and to funds managed by Blackstone for £11.8 billion


PRESS RELEASE
7th October 2016

Intention to sell shares in Lloyds Banking Group plc through a trading plan
UKFI today announces that it intends to continue to sell Her Majesty’s Treasury’s (“HMT”) shareholding in Lloyds Banking Group plc (the “Company”) over the next twelve months through a pre-arranged trading plan that will be managed by Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc (“Morgan Stanley”).