About us

Our strategic objectives

3i is an investment company with two complementary businesses, Private Equity and Infrastructure.

We focus on opportunities where our sector and investment expertise, combined with our international presence and strong capital position, can create material value for our stakeholders.

Strategic objective

FY2021 progress

 

Grow investment portfolio earnings

87%

of Private Equity portfolio companies1
(by value) grew earnings in the period

 


 

Realise investments with good cash‑to‑cash returns

£218m

Group realised proceeds2

 


 

Maintain an operating cash profit

£23m

Operating cash profit2

 


 

Use our strong balance sheet

£510m

Invested in Private Equity

 


 

Increase shareholder distributions

38.5p

Dividend per share

Last 12 months (“LTM”) earnings to 31 December 2020. Includes 22 unquoted companies and Basic-Fit, which is quoted.
Operating cash profit, realised proceeds are APMs.

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