real estate

May 08, 2013

Building facadeThe value of prime property in major European cities is on the rise, while in southern Europe and elsewhere the outlook is troubled. Neil Blake and Graham Barnes, at real estate service firm CBRE, discuss the mixed fortunes.

Apr 18, 2013

Luxury yachtsThe wealthy in France are expected to reduce their exposure to property in the coming years, with alternative investments and fixed income expected to benefit.

Apr 08, 2013

Japanese_womenThe Nikkei is close to its April 2008 peak after the yen fell to its lowest level in nearly four years following aggressive monetary measures announced by the Bank of Japan (BoJ).

Apr 05, 2013

Depositary banks in the Nordics are waiting with bated breath for their local regulators to interpret the AIFMD. What will it mean for depositary liability, lost securities and cost? George Mitton asked participants at our Stockholm panel.

Apr 05, 2013

looking glassSenior executives at third-party administrators surveyed tell Funds Europe about competition and challenges.

Mar 08, 2013

SealPension funds are asking fund managers to explain their plans under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive. Nick Fitzpatrick looks at how they might respond.

Mar 08, 2013

Remote controlWilliam Gilson at Aviva Investors contemplates a manco merger, while Heimo Ploessnig at Assenagon Asset Management discusses tighter regulation with Nick Fitzpatrick.

Mar 08, 2013

With the regulatory environment for alternative managers about to change significantly under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD), depositary banks discuss if the industry is sufficiently prepared. Chaired by Nick Fitzpatrick.

Mar 08, 2013

Luxembourg aims to turn the initially controversial Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive into a Ucits-like brand. The panel discusses the progress that has been made and looks beyond regulations from Europe. Edited by Stefanie Eschenbacher.

Mar 06, 2013

RiskWith the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive to be implemented this July, the Funds Europe survey of some of the leading providers in third-party risk management services has a focus on alternative investments.