real estate

Jun 10, 2011

Yvnge-SlyngstadAs an after-effect of the financial crisis, an uncomplicated approach to investment is a good thing. Yvnge Slyngstad of NBIM tells Funds Europe how the Norwegian sovereign wealth fund is changing the way it invests.

Jun 10, 2011

Our head-to-head discussion with two prominent pension schemes in the UK reveals problems with investment benchmarks that came to light in the financial crisis. It also indicates that there is a desire for passive solutions that is not being satisfied by investment managers' product offerings. These, along with other issues considered here, set the scene for forward planning in the pensions industry. Chaired by Nick Fitzpatrick (part 2)

Jun 10, 2011

Umbrella-stormsOverheating emerging market economies are exporting inflation to the rest of the world. But as investors' inflation expectations rise, so does the cost of protection, finds George Mitton.

Jun 10, 2011

Kenneth_FarrugiaThe looming implementation of the Aifm (Alternative Investment Fund Managers) Directive and the passporting opportunities afforded by new Ucits IV regulatory measures are generating increased interest in re-domiciling to, or domiciling mirror-funds, within the European Union

Jun 01, 2011

PayingLondon-based emerging markets investor Ashmore has acquired a majority stake in Emerging Markets Management, a specialist equity investor with $9.7bn (€6.7bn) under management.

May 09, 2011

INGING Investment Management opened a business development office in London last week

Apr 28, 2011

Top executives at some of the fund admin firms surveyed tell Funds Europe about the coming challenges for the year.


Apr 28, 2011

With the return of the risk appetite, service providers to the Nordic market need to up the ante and provide clients with a range of products they can move into quickly and that more suit their individual requirements. Edited by Angele Spiteri Paris

Apr 26, 2011

Office_buildings1Axa Real Estate Investment Managers raised a total of €1.26bn in the first quarter of 2011, the firm said on Monday.

Apr 26, 2011

china_mapChinese asset managers owned by insurance companies should be able to start pitching for third-party investment management business after China's insurance regulator issued a new set of guidelines.

Pages