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Board Consent, Interim Statement, Appointments, NAV Updates, and Dividends- Analyst Notes on UK Commercial Property Trust, 3i Infrastructure, Beazley, BH Global and NB Global Floating Rate Income Fund

July 10, 2014

LONDON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

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Today, Earnings Review released its analysts' notes regarding UK Commercial Property Trust Limited (LON: UKCM), 3i Infrastructure PLC (LON: 3IN), Beazley PLC (LON: BEZ), BH Global Limited (LON: BHGG) and NB Global Floating Rate Income Fund Limited (LON: NBLS). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at:

-- UK Commercial Property Trust Limited Analyst Notes On July 2, 2014, UK Commercial Property Trust Limited (UK Commercial Property Trust) announced that its Board has given consent to the change of control of its investment manager, Ignis Investment Services Limited, resulting from the completion of the acquisition of Ignis Asset Management Limited by Standard Life Investments (Holdings) Limited (SLI). The Board stated that SLI has provided assurances regarding the retention of the team involved in the management and administration of the Company, which will provide continuity for the successful management of the Company going forward. The full analyst notes on UK Commercial Property Trust are available to download free of charge at:

-- 3i Infrastructure PLC Analyst Notes On July 8, 2014, 3i Infrastructure PLC (3i Infrastructure) released interim management statement for Q1 2014 (period ended June 30, 2014). During the period, the Company's European portfolio performed well and generated income (dividends and interest receivable from portfolio assets) of GBP19.5 million, up 8.9% YoY, on account of the steady underlying operational and financial performance of the investments. Peter Sedgwick, Chairman of 3i Infrastructure, said: "The Board was pleased with the recent investment in the Ayrshire College primary PPP project. This investment is in line with the Company's strategy of building its portfolio of primary PPP projects over time, where it can access attractive risk-adjusted returns and enhance the overall portfolio, alongside its European core economic infrastructure portfolio. Core infrastructure will remain the key area of focus for the Company and will represent at least 75% of portfolio value." The full analyst notes on 3i Infrastructure are available to download free of charge at:

-- Beazley PLC Analyst Notes On July 9, 2014, Beazley PLC (Beazley) announced the appointment of Julia Popper as the Head of Business Development in France. As per Beazley, Julia's role will be to identify growth opportunities in the market, building on the Company's growing reputation for lines already underwritten in France, notably, cyber, political risks and professional liability. Julia will join Beazley in September 2014 from the insurance brokerage Company Verlingue, where she has been responsible for the firm's financial lines division. Adrian Lewers, leader of Beazley's European growth strategy, said, "Paris was the location of our first continental European office, established in 2006, and we continue to see significant growth opportunities in France. Julia's experience of both the broking and underwriting sectors and strong broker relationships will be invaluable to us as we continue to develop our business." The full analyst notes on Beazley are available to download free of charge at:

-- BH Global Limited Analyst Notes On July 3, 2014, BH Global Limited (BH Global) reported the month-end unaudited Net Asset Values (NAV) of each class of the Company's shares. As at the end of June 30, 2014, the NAV for U.S. Dollar-denominated shares was $13.08, representing an increase of 0.53% over the previous month and a decline of 0.31% since the beginning of the year. The NAV for GBP-denominated shares was 1,323 pence, representing an increase of 0.33% over the previous month and a decline of 0.86% since the beginning of the year. For the Euro-denominated shares, the month end NAV was EUR12.98, representing an increase of 0.06% over the previous month and a decline of 1.61% since the beginning of the year. The full analyst notes on BH Global are available to download free of charge at:

-- NB Global Floating Rate Income Fund Limited Analyst Notes On July 3, 2014, the Board of NB Global Floating Rate Income Fund Limited (NB Global Floating Rate Income Fund) announced a dividend of $0.0089 per dollar ordinary share and GBP0.0089 per sterling ordinary share for the period April 1, 2014 to June 30, 2014, payable on August 15, 2014 to ordinary shareholders on the register as at close of business on July 11, 2014 (ex-dividend date July 9, 2014). The Board further offered a scrip dividend alternative to the shareholders who wish to receive additional ordinary shares in lieu of a cash payment. The full analyst notes on NB Global Floating Rate Income Fund are available to download free of charge at:

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