real estate

Sep 14, 2011

Magnifying_graphOutflows from equity funds slowed in July despite a decline in stock prices, with €1 billion leaving compared to €3 billion in June.

Sep 08, 2011

UK real eastateMercer Investment Consulting has expanded its real estate arm with a new hire of a senior researcher.

Sep 01, 2011

DestinationsJurisdictions are competing for private equity asset servicing business. But, discovers Nicholas Pratt, in such a conservative market, emerging domiciles face an uphill task when challenging the old guard.

Aug 16, 2011

Pension_nest_egg_410The European corporate defined contribution (DC) pensions market will grow by 11.5% per annum to 2014, predicts research firm Cerulli.

Aug 15, 2011

Water_tapGlobal outflows from a number of fund sectors in the week ending 10 August hit levels not seen since the financial crisis in 2008.

Aug 11, 2011

aviva_gerth2_410Aviva Investors has sold its Australian equities business - Aviva Investors Australia (AIA) - to nabInvest, National Australia Bank's direct asset management business.

Jul 22, 2011

Beach-shedsSmaller pension funds could learn a lot from larger plans when it comes to taking control of commercial property investments. Senior executives talk to Angele Spiteri Paris about the new rules of engagement.

Jul 22, 2011

SandcastleReal estate investment managers have had to adapt to the exacting requests pension fund clients have been asking of them. Angele Spiteri Paris reports

Jul 22, 2011

CakeEurope's pension schemes must transform their asset allocations if they are to balance de-risking with members' needs, but George Mitton finds that they will struggle to manage the shift on their own.

Jul 22, 2011

TreeThe financial crisis revealed flaws in pension fund benchmarks. But until these tools evolve more, trustees need to consider how to best use them and avoid being led astray, finds Nick Fitzpatrick.