real estate

Feb 19, 2015

Sold houseReal assets, such as property, are attracting more investors as they struggle to find growth – and bond portfolios also look set to be radically overhauled, according to research among institutions with $8 trillion (€7 trillion) in assets under management.

Feb 18, 2015

Office buildings1Amundi Real Estate carried out €1.7 billion of transactions in its real estate funds and mandates last year, a 40% increase on the previous year.

Feb 16, 2015

Luba NikulinaThe drift towards passive investment continues. Tower Watson, an investment consultant that advises many major pension schemes, says its clients globally allocated over

Feb 12, 2015

Corporate loanThe total value of finance provided to businesses globally across loans, bonds and equity has hit a record level of over $6 trillion (€5.3 trillion), according to law firm, Allen & Overy.

Feb 09, 2015

Global payGlobal institutional pension fund assets reached a new record of $36 trillion in 2014, according to research from professional services company, Towers Watson.

Feb 04, 2015

Global real estateNeuberger Berman, an employee-owned investment management firm, has launched its Global Real Estate Securities Fund, a sub-fund of its Irish-domiciled Ucits fund Neuberger Berman Investment Funds.

Jan 14, 2015

Capital protectionGerman listed IVG Institutional Funds has selected Caceis as depositary for the majority of its open-ended real estate funds.

Jan 08, 2015

LightsThe debt problems in China do not worry all equity managers, and even where this is an issue, Nick Fitzpatrick finds reforms are promoting confidence.

Dec 19, 2014

Portfolio allocationHigh yield bonds are tipped to be a valuable portfolio addition in 2015, provided the risks are understood.

Dec 18, 2014

Signing dealJP Morgan Asset Management has acquired the Asian real estate investment management platform of Aviva Investors.