MediaCityUK is a joint venture between Peel Land and Property Group and Legal and General Capital.
Peel Land and Property Group
Delivering sustainable regeneration: Peel Land and Property owns 1.2 million m2 of property and 15,000 hectares of land and water. Our holdings are concentrated in North West England, the Clyde, Yorkshire and the Medway with a portfolio valued at £2.3 billion. Our specialist teams have a proven track record in delivering high quality sustainable mixed use developments with a focus on creating new communities. Peel Land and Property is part of The Peel Group, one of the UK’s foremost investors in real estate, infrastructure and transport, with assets owned or under management of more than £5 billion.
Legal & General Capital
Legal and General Capital (LGC) was founded in 2013 to help actively invest L&G Group’s balance sheet, improving its shareholders’ returns by increasing the business’ exposure to direct investments. Managing £6.3 billion in Group Capital Funds (as at 31st March 2015), through its investments, LGC contributed £203m (16%) to the group’s operating profit in 2014. Identifying new institutional asset classes and long-term macro trends, it acts as a catalyst of economic growth, executes strategies that take advantage of the strong returns that exist for long-term, forward thinking capital. It has continued to make strong progress in the origination and development of alternative finance, housing and urban regeneration asset classes, often applying innovative solutions to unlocking complex deal flow.