real estate

Sep 16, 2020

fund_administration_outsourcingKGAL, a real assets fund manager, is to transfer some internal employees to asset servicer Caceis as part of a fund administration outsourcing agreement.

Sep 15, 2020

property fundsA new proposal would force UK investors in open-ended property funds to give 180 days’ notice of any redemptions. Critics fear this will stymie flows, but supporters hope it will reduce dealing suspensions and bolster long-termism.

Sep 14, 2020

invesco_real_estateThe real estate arm of Invesco has appointed Anna Duchnowska as head of European asset management.

Sep 01, 2020

PATRIZIA_Diagrame_Building_BarcelonaAsset manager Patrizia has made a €72 million office investment in Barcelona’s [email protected] district with the forward purchase of a 15,000 sqm building.

Aug 26, 2020

HousesLondon-based Aviva Investors has completed a £75 million n(€83.7 million) private placement with Settle, a not-for-profit housing association which manages over 9,000 properties across Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire.

Aug 19, 2020

lgimThe real assets arm of Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has promoted two people to become fund managers on separate strategies. 

Aug 17, 2020

property_investment_coronavirusOpen-ended special property strategies remain in demand in Germany, despite uncertainty caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Aug 13, 2020

coronavirus_effect_propertyThe pandemic has wreaked havoc in industries across the globe, but how has Covid-19 affected real estate? Funds Europe speaks with Natasha Head, senior business development manager of ManCo services and private equity and real estate at Maitland, about what the future holds for property investment.

Aug 04, 2020

Frankfurt_financial_districtThe UK proposal to require investors to give 180 days’ notice before their investments are redeemed from open-ended property funds has led to warnings that it could stymie flows – but there is evidence that the measure will reduce dealing suspensions and increase long-termism.

Jul 30, 2020

london_property_investmentFor real estate investors, the long-term view is key. Paul Jayasingha, head of real assets at financial services firm Willis Towers Watson argues that the Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated pre-existing property trends, but turbulence is to be expected.