real estate

May 19, 2010

Moving Out: Hermes took a new approach to choosing an outsourcer in a bid to cut down on time and find the right cultural fit. Philip Keeler explains...

May 19, 2010

househunterSmall and medium UK pension funds are increasingly using non-listed real estate to access overseas investment, according to Inrev, a European association for investors in non-listed real estate funds.

May 18, 2010

bvi_germanflagA storm is brewing in the German open-ended property fund market. Open-ended property funds, which have nearly €90bn under management in Germany and have long been a mainstay of the fund management industry there, are coming under pressure from Germany's ministry of finance to implement radical reforms.

Apr 22, 2010

hendersonHenderson Global Investors has appointed Joost Wijstma as director of institutional business for Benelux. He will be based in Amsterdam.

Apr 15, 2010

tied-handsNordic pension funds are subject to restrictions on the size of their allocations to alternatives. But many want more flexibility than they are allowed. Angele Spiteri Paris talks to Kjetil Houg of the Norwegian pension fund OPF about the fund's investment outlook

Apr 15, 2010

headphonesNordic investors are looking to increase their alternatives holdings, but their hands are tied by regulation. Angele Spiteri Paris speaks to fund managers about investor appetite...


Apr 12, 2010

yvnge-slyngstadThe Norwegian sovereign wealth fund is the second largest in the world and the industry is always on the lookout for its next move. Angele Spiteri Paris speaks to Yngve Slyngstad, of NBIM, about his plans for the fund

Apr 07, 2010

Acquisitions of specialist administration firms by BNY Mellon and State Street  reflect that the appetite for alternatives will not abate just because of the crisis, says Nick Fitzpatrick...

Apr 07, 2010

Emerging markets are not just attractive from an investment point of view. Pension funds in these regions are asset rich and global managers can leverage off them as funds diversify internationally. Angele Spiteri Paris reports..

Mar 25, 2010

carrel-billiard_100x130Norwegian sovereign wealth fund speaks of future plans

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