Nov 19, 2020

private_creditSchroders has finished fund raising for a private credit fund, saying low interest rates helped raise the money, despite the uncertainty this year.

Nov 17, 2020

financial_technologyAlter Domus, a specialist administration provider, has partnered with a Californian software firm to boost servicing capabilities relating to real estate investors.

Nov 17, 2020

private_markets_globalisationAlternatives are set to become “truly global” as allocations by Asian investors increase.

Nov 03, 2020

real_estate_investmentInvesco’s real estate arm has acquired a “landmark” trophy building development in Paris on behalf of two German pension funds for an undisclosed sum.

Nov 03, 2020

wfh_covidInstitutional investors are planning increased allocations to real assets over the next 12 months due to the lasting impact of Covid-19 on world economies, including the working-from-home trend, research has suggested. 

Nov 02, 2020

European private equityPrivate equity funds injected €36 billion into European companies in the first half of the year, helping them combat the “intense liquidity crisis” caused by lockdowns.

Oct 29, 2020

hedge_funds_esgHedge funds are increasingly incorporating ESG criteria into their investment processes but scepticism remains over its impact on returns, according to a report.

Oct 29, 2020

gold_demand_gold_etfsHoldings in gold-backed ETFs reached new heights in the third quarter despite an overall fall in global gold demand.

Oct 27, 2020

cryptocurrency_fundsCryptoasset ETFs or similar vehicles remain relatively unchartered waters for many asset managers for a number of reasons. 

Oct 22, 2020

hedge_fund_investmentHedge funds have gained their first quarterly inflow of money for the first time in over two years as investors took a shine to their performance in volatile markets.