We are a partnership between Glasgow City Council, Scottish
Canals, ISIS Waterside Regeneration, and Igloo Regeneration. This
allows us to combine the land ownerships and strategic vision of
the Council and Scottish Canals, with the development expertise of
ISIS and Igloo. An Investment Fund has also been set up that will
help us deliver projects that don't just involve bricks and mortar,
like festivals and improved signage.
But we are not alone. We are lucky that there are many other
organisations - from Housing Associations and Scottish Opera to
community groups and local schools - who share our view that our
chances of success are better when we work together.
We want Glasgow to flourish as a modern, multi-cultural,
metropolitan city of opportunity, achievement, culture and sporting
excellence where citizens and businesses thrive and visitors are
We're proud to be the custodians of Scotland's five canals - the
Caledonian, Crinan, Forth & Clyde, Union and Monkland Canals,
as well as the iconic Falkirk Wheel. Scotland's canals are an
important part of our national history and heritage, from the
creation of new routes across Scotland, driving forward our
industrial revolution, to the impressive canal lock structures used
to move boats up and down hill.
Today we care for the canals while working with partners, to
transform and regenerate the canals - making them safe, accessible
places for local communities to enjoy and inspiring the next
generation to respect and care for the canals.
ISIS is the UK's leading waterside property developer,
specialising in the regeneration of waterside brownfield sites in
urban locations. Our portfolio builds on the natural strengths of
the country's waterways and offers well-designed, affordable,
high-quality, aspiration and energy-efficient businesses and
As a regeneration specialist, ISIS strives to optimise the
commercial value of our developments whilst remaining dedicated to
establishing or renewing sustainable waterside communities. 50% of
our returns are re-invested into re-vitalising our rivers and
The igloo Regeneration Fund is a partnership of pension, life
and charity funds managed by Aviva Investors, which invests in
sustainable urban regeneration across the UK, either directly or
via joint venture vehicles.
The Fund is currently invested in well-designed, environmentally
sustainable, regeneration investments across the UK. igloo's unique
combination of fund, development, investment and asset management
expertise is its fundamental differentiator, driving successful
sustainable urban regeneration.