real estate

Aug 09, 2018

Student_housingInvesco Real Estate has bought a student accommodation development in Dublin, Ireland, in a deal described as possibly the first of its kind.

Jul 25, 2018

Cannon_House_BirminghamRPMI Railpen, the asset manager of the Railways Pension Scheme, has bought an office block in England’s second biggest city, Birmingham.

Jul 16, 2018

Sovereign-wealth-fundsSovereign wealth funds (SWF) are increasing their exposure to listed assets as private market deal activity slows, research shows.

Jul 16, 2018

Justin_PartingtonNicholas Pratt talks to Justin Partington of specialist administrator SGG about global expansion, private equity standardisation and the threat of disruption.

Jul 06, 2018

M&G_north_LondonThe real estate division of London-based asset manager M&G has finalised an £82 million (€94 million) build-to-rent deal with construction company Redrow Homes that will see the building of 186 new private rental homes in north London.

Jul 06, 2018

Thames_barrierLondon-based financial services giant Legal & General has acquired its largest ever build-to-rent (BTR) site in Woolwich, in south-east London for an undisclosed sum.

Jun 26, 2018

Real_estate_fundGermany has been identified as Europe’s most underweight real estate investment market by a report from property consultancy Knight Frank.

Jun 22, 2018

Noel-FesseyEuropean Fund Administration (EFA), the Luxembourg-based firm that does exactly what its name says, has hired a trio of specialist fund administrators in the first significant move of Noel Fessey (pictured) since he left Schroders to become EFA chief executive.

Jun 21, 2018

InfrastructureUp to 70% of global public sector investors plan to increase their infrastructure investments over the next year or two, according to a survey commissioned by US bank BNY Mellon.

Jun 18, 2018

Family_insuranceEuropean insurers are leading the charge for alternative income assets, with pension funds following suit in both Continental Europe and the UK.