• Global Listed Infrastructure Securities

    Our Global Listed Infrastructure team combines specialised knowledge and skills with a disciplined investment process to deliver long term capital growth and inflation protected income by investing in the shares of companies around the world that own or operate infrastructure assets.

    We conduct over 500 company visits with companies, governments and industry bodies globally each year and information from these meetings is our most important source of idea generation and risk management.

    By incorporating a sensible consideration of macroeconomic risks, we are able to reduce bias and support repeatable outperformance. The outcome is an active, high-conviction portfolio offering investors diversified and liquid exposure to global listed infrastructure securities.

  • We aim to provide investors with a mix of strong capital growth and inflation protected income by investing in a globally diversified portfolio of infrastructure securities
  • Why global listed

    Learn more from our global listed infrastructure experts about the benefits of investing in infrastructure.

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  • Our approach

    Active and pragmatic.  Find out more about how our seven-stage investment process helps construct high conviction portfolios with a long-term perspective.

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  • Investment team

    Our team comprises experienced specialists who have an in-depth understanding of infrastructure assets and the investment opportunities they offer.

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  • More insights

    A day in the life...

    Article  | 9 February 2017

    Leaving a hot Australian summer I flew into a cold European winter to spend a week researching infrastructure. Following is a brief summary meant to provide an insight into a day in the life of a global listed infrastructure investor.

    First Insights January 2017 edition

    Article  | 30 January 2017

    As is the case each January, in this edition of First Insights, we discuss the key themes and risks for the year ahead. 2017 looks set to be dominated by President Trump and his plans for significant fiscal policy easing in the US.

    Never say never again

    Article  | 13 December 2016

    For several decades the world has looked to the US for stability and order. Following the ‘surprise’ election result that had the prevailing politicians and pollsters aghast at hearing the words, ‘President-elect Trump’, gives a sense that the stability we have come to expect from the US can no longer be assured.

  • UBS have announced the retirement of the UBS Global Infrastructure & Utilities 50-50 Index. As a result, the Colonial First State Wholesale Global Listed Infrastructure Fund will adopt the FTSE Global Core Infrastructure 50-50 Index as its benchmark, effective from 1 April 2015. The investment objective will be updated to reflect the new benchmark.