real estate

Mar 19, 2015

PragueIn light of the intense interest in UK real estate, Orlando Crowcroft looks at how fund managers are diversifying their investments both within the UK’s borders and slightly further afield.

Mar 19, 2015

Stream cruiserGlobal equity funds have risen in popularity and managers in this sector have their eyes on diverging economies. Alix Robertson looks at different approaches to the US and Europe and finds that dividends remain a popular theme.

Mar 19, 2015

PolandA growing level of sophistication about financial instruments in Poland has seen investment and insurance funds grow as a proportion of household savings. There is also an appetite for risk, says Grzegorz Kaliszuk, a manager at Allianz Bancassurance.

Mar 19, 2015

KAVITHA RAMACHANDRAFunds Europe talks to Maitland’s Kavitha Ramachandran about the firm’s AIFMD services and the post-implementation challenges of the new directive.

Mar 19, 2015

SRIThe proportion of European institutional investors with exposure to renewable energy assets has almost doubled over the last year, according to research by alternative asset manager, Aquila Capital.

Mar 19, 2015

Office buildings1Cordea Savills, a property investment manager, intends to buy SEB Asset Management AG, the Frankfurt-based property investor belonging to Swedish banking group, SEB.

Mar 12, 2015

Signing contractNorthern Trust has collaborated with ABN Amro to launch a range of Dutch-domiciled passive funds investing in equities and real estate for ABN Amro’s private and retail clients.

Mar 12, 2015

MosaicAsset manager Threadneedle Investments has purchased 2% of Gatehouse Bank, a specialist in Sharia-compliant products and services.

Mar 12, 2015

Chinese flagAberdeen Asset Management will this month launch a fund investing in Chinese equities, making use of its currency quota awarded by Beijing last year.

Mar 05, 2015

real-estateUK institutional investors are significantly underinvested in the private rented sector (PRS), a potentially lucrative area of the real estate market, according to a whitepaper by Invesco Real Estate.

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