3I Group

3i is a leading international investment manager focused on mid-market Private Equity, Infrastructure and Debt Management across Europe, Asia and North America. The combination of our international relationships, extensive experience, on-the-ground knowledge and capital enables us to identify attractive investment opportunities. Working in partnership, we apply our operational and financial skills to maximise returns. Through combining these attributes, we create value for all our stakeholders.

Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
281 (est)+2%
3I Group was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in London, GB

3I Group Office Locations

3I Group has offices in London, Madrid, Amsterdam, Paris and in 2 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
16 Palace St
Västervik, SE
Frankfurt am Main, DE
2-4 Bockenheimer Landstraße
Paris, FR
3 Rue Paul Cézanne
Amsterdam, NL
72 Cornelis Schuytstraat
Madrid, ES
12 Calle Ruiz de Alarcón

3I Group Data and Metrics

3I Group Financial Metrics

3I Group's revenue was reported to be $1.4 b in FY, 2017 which is a 69% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2017)

1.4 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %


Market capitalization (19-Jul-2017)

8.9 b

Closing share price (19-Jul-2017)


Cash (31-Mar-2016)

957 m
3I Group's current market capitalization is £8.9 b.
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


676 m851 m827 m1.4 b

Revenue growth, %


Pre tax profit

520 m702 m819 m

Net Income

517 m700 m817 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


674 m861 m957 m

Current Assets

752 m939 m1.1 b


3.7 b4 b4.5 b


25 m19 m12 m

Total Assets

4.4 b4.9 b5.6 b

Accounts Payable

166 m127 m99 m

Current Liabilities

198 m162 m391 m

Total Liabilities

1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b

Retained Earnings

403 m517 m627 m

Total Equity

3.3 b3.8 b4.5 b

Financial Leverage

1.3 x1.3 x1.2 x
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

278 m432 m364 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(310 m)(237 m)(237 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(3 m)(2 m)(2 m)
USDY, 2017


5 m

3I Group Operating Metrics

H1, 2014FY, 2015H1, 2015FY, 2016H1, 2016FY, 2017

Gross Investment Return


Invested in Private Equity

£104£369 m£208 m£365 m£291 m£478 m

Private Equity Investments


Invested in Infrastructure

£114 m£193 m£131 m£131 m

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