Architas to sell UK investment business to Liontrust
01 July 2020: Architas, part of the global AXA Group, today announced the sale of its UK investment business to Liontrust Asset Management Plc (“Liontrust”). The UK investment business, which includes two regulated legal entities Architas Multi-Manager Limited and Architas Advisory Services Limited, consists of UK regulated funds and UK advisory business with around £5.6bn* in assets. Subject to regulatory approval and approval from Liontrust shareholders, it is expected the sale will be completed by the end of this year. Liontrust has conditionally agreed to acquire the Architas UK investment business for a total consideration of up to £75 million.
In July 2020 Architas, part of the global AXA Group, announced the sale of its UK investment business to Liontrust Asset Management Plc. The UK investment business includes two regulated legal entities: Architas Multi-Manager Limited and Architas Advisory Services Limited.
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