Financial information

The Crown Estate, an independent commercial business, created by Act of Parliament, has announced another record return for the benefit of the public finances and an overall performance which is significantly ahead of the market, as our portfolio value hits an all-time high.

Annual report and accounts 2014

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Financial highlights for 2013/14 include:

  • Record return to Treasury for the benefit of the public finances: £267.1 million, up 5.7%
  • Capital value at a historic high: £9.9 billion, up 14.6%
  • Property value: £9.4 billion, up 15.7%
  • Market beating total return: 20%, against a 17.3% benchmark
  • 3 year total return: 15.9% against 13% market benchmark
  • Third party assets managed in joint ventures: £968 million, up 59%
  • During the past 10 years we have delivered a total of over £2.2 billion to the Treasury.

By portfolio:

Urban

Revenue: £248.9 million

Property valuation: £6.867 billion

Rural and Coastal

Revenue: £48.5 million

Property valuation: £1.559 billion

Windsor

Revenue: £7.9 million

Property valuation: £225 million

Energy and Infrastructure

Revenue: £45.5 million

Property valuation: £759 million

2014 Reports and highlights

Annual Report and Accounts 2014 (PDF, 3.05 MB)

Scotland report 2014 (PDF, 4.38 MB)

Wales highlights 2014 (PDF, 0.9 MB)

Uchafbwyntiau Cymru 2014 (PDF, 0.95 MB)

Northern Ireland highlights 2014 (PDF, 0.73 MB)