Brickowner is elevating its minimal funding threshold from £1,000 to £2,500 to tie in with the upcoming launch of its actual property funding belief (REIT).
The property funding platform stated that the REIT could have a minimal funding of £2,500, so “it is smart to alter the minimal on the identical time for all our different new investments.”
Brickowner’s new REIT, which is able to checklist on The Worldwide Inventory Trade (TISE), which might be ISA and self-invested private pension (SIPP) eligible as soon as it completes the itemizing course of.
The agency stated that the brand new REIT will add additional diversification to its providing, and buyers will purchase and promote their shares within the Brickowner REIT via the brickowner.com web site.
“Moreover, once we take a look at the quantities invested by present buyers, a big portion of our buyers already make investments over £2,500,” the agency added in an e-mail to buyers. “We’re assured that this transformation continues to fulfill our mission of creating professional-grade investments obtainable to acceptable retail buyers.”
The agency highlighted that this transformation won’t have an effect on any investments which have already been made, which can be for an quantity decrease than £2,500.
Nonetheless, if somebody has £1,000 invested and needs to extend their invested quantity, they might want to improve their funding by at the very least one other £1,500.
Brickowner final elevated its minimal funding in March final yr, from £500 to £1,000, which it attributed to “adjustments to the regulatory atmosphere”. Tighter laws have elevated the price of onboarding new buyers, main quite a few platforms to observe swimsuit.