alternatives

Nov 26, 2020

Private credit markets have grown substantially over the past decade, reaching $812 billion in AuM during 2019 according to Preqin, a provider of data and analysis for alternative investments.

Nov 26, 2020

biotechnology_investmentThe real assets arm of Axa Investment Managers is to enter the European life sciences sector following the acquisition of Kadans Science Partner – a real estate business specialising in the science world.

Nov 25, 2020

LuxembourgLuxembourg’s growing role as a hub for alternative investment funds sees service providers such as TMF Group and Selectra partnering to offer a wider range of capabilities.

Nov 25, 2020

Data_migration2020 has been a challenging year for the alternative investment funds sector. The Covid-19 pandemic has created volatility and uncertainty, causing mismatches in pricing and valuations – and some concerns for investors.

Nov 25, 2020

Simon-MorrisAs family offices seek exposure to alternative assets, international finance centres have an important role to play. Jersey, with its strong track record in managing family wealth and innovative, user-friendly funds regime, remains a leading choice, writes Simon Morris, Director, Funds & Institutional, IQ-EQ.

Nov 24, 2020

manchester_propertyPictet Alternative Advisors has entered Manchester’s “resilient” office market through the acquisition of a grade A office portfolio in the city for an undisclosed sum. 

Nov 24, 2020

crypto_investmentCryptocurrency hedge fund Ark36 has taken a further step in increasing its international presence following a partnership with global virtual currency platform Coinify.

Nov 24, 2020

biotech_investmentThe UK’s railway pension scheme RPMI Railpen was recently involved in the latest round of funding for Oxford Nanopore Technologies, a biotechnology firm specialising in gene-technology. Funds Europe takes a deeper look at Oxford Nanopore to learn more about the company and the role of private equity in biotechnology. 

Nov 23, 2020

private_debtBNP Paribas Asset Management (BNPP AM) has made four appointments to new roles in its private debt and real assets investment division.

Nov 19, 2020

uk_property_investmentAviva Investors and Canada’s Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP Investments) are co-funding a UK office development in Cambridge, which is said to reflect a flight to “quality assets in areas rich with knowledge capital” among property investors.

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