real estate

Aug 10, 2015

Calssification1The European Association for Investors in Non-Listed Real Estate Vehicles (Inrev) has called on the European Commission to consider reducing the complexity and cost of the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (Emir) for real estate fund managers.

Aug 06, 2015

Storm cloudsIn the wake of Greece’s debt woes and China’s Shanghai Composite Index losing 30% of its value in three weeks from mid-June, you’d assume investors may be wary of taking risks. Not so say NN Investment Partners (formerly ING Investment Management).

Aug 05, 2015

real estateSurging investment activity is seeing property yields fall in many European markets, with the best buying opportunities in the industrial sector.

Jul 30, 2015

The Brandenburg GateGerman institutions are increasingly investing in real estate and equities as they seek alternatives to domestic and government bonds.

Jul 29, 2015

MegacityWith cities growing at a rapid rate, Fiona Rintoul examines the urbanisation megatrend behind real estate and other investments.

Jul 29, 2015

Adam Plainer and Chris Evan2015 is set to be another bumper year for non-performing loan (NPL) transactions in Europe – even larger than 2014, which saw more than €90 billion of deals completed, itself a 40% year-on-year increase.

Jul 29, 2015

Residential careCare homes appeal to people on few, if any, levels. But John Godden of Montreux Capital Management urges investors to look at the demographically driven sector as an alternative to fixed income. 

Jul 29, 2015

Graph upWith operational outsourcing of real estate investments on the increase, Nicholas Pratt looks at issues around the evolution of fund admin in this sector.

Jul 27, 2015

Retail warehouseA sustained period of UK retail sales has also seen higher investment in retail warehouses, with fund managers like Schroders and Aberdeen Investment Management acting as major players.

Jul 20, 2015

Pensioner with caneDefined contribution (DC) now accounts for around 30% of the UK workplace pension scheme membership, with DC assets growing at a rate of 7% per annum over the last ten years.