real estate

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.

Dec 16, 2014

BallerinaIn the march towards financial stability, attention is turning towards the funds industry. Asset management denies it poses a systemic risk. But Fiona Rintoul finds this view may be too shallow. 

Dec 16, 2014

BarometerLow interest rates and quantitative easing are there to foster growth. But the custodians see another side of the story. Nick Fitzpatrick talks to custody heads about countering revenue pressure.

Dec 16, 2014

Chemical elementService providers can be strong partners in helping fund managers to become more efficient. Renaud Breyer and John Beavers of EY Luxembourg outline key elements in making relationships work.