EIT is an unlisted unit trust that invests in assets in the infrastructure sector, to provide institutional investors with stable and attractive risk-adjusted returns.
EIT is managed by Infrastructure Capital Group under an investment management agreement with EIT Trustee, Infrastructure Specialist Asset Management Ltd.
Since the inception of EIT in 2005, EIT has created a low volatility income-oriented portfolio, with a focus on investments in the utilities sector in light of its attractive characteristics including a number of high-quality investment opportunities, stable returns and potential for strong risk mitigation. In line with its mandate, EIT also invests in additional infrastructure sub-sectors when opportunities arise to continuously improve value and portfolio diversification.
As at 30 June 2018, the EIT portfolio comprises nine investments located in Australia, with a NAV of $1.3 billion.