real estate

Jul 13, 2015

Global assetsAssets managed by the top 100 alternative investment managers reached $3.5 trillion (€3.1 trillion) globally last year – up from $3.3 trillion the year before.

Jul 13, 2015

Loan applicationDeutsche Bank has launched a fund processing service for investment managers that invest in illiquid assets, such as private loans, in a move that reflects wider efforts by fund administrators to improve support for alternative asset classes.

Jul 10, 2015

Buenos AiresArgentina illustrated just how risky things can get for asset servicers after custody bank Citi was dragged into a political and legal row. Nik Pratt considers whether Brazil and Uruguay might pose similar risks.

Jul 06, 2015

RebrandingBMO Financial Group has completed the re-branding of its asset management business in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (Emea) as BMO Global Asset Management.

Jul 02, 2015

indiaRootCorp, a joint venture involving London-listed property services company Savills, has launched a real estate fund targeting India.

Jun 29, 2015

Calculating feesThe private equity industry offers good growth opportunities but may also be facing mounting pressure on fees, costs and the level of information available, according to an industry survey.

Jun 26, 2015

Alan FlanaganBNY Mellon, provider of investment management and investment services, has appointed Alan Flanagan to the newly created role of global head of private equity and real estate fund services.

Jun 25, 2015

Spanish stock exchangeSpain’s non-performing assets will continue to decline and may gain downwards momentum due to the ongoing macroeconomic recovery, according to ratings agency Scope.

Jun 24, 2015

Our panel considers questions that were posed in the Ucits V survey. What is clear is that much of the advancement towards the Ucits V environment rests on more guidance from Europe, and that those with AIFMD experience will benefit in the run-up to implementation.

Jun 22, 2015

Business performancePerformance is a driving factor for manager changes at investment companies as boards exert their governance powers, industry research finds.