real estate

Mar 19, 2015

KAVITHA RAMACHANDRAFunds Europe talks to Maitland’s Kavitha Ramachandran about the firm’s AIFMD services and the post-implementation challenges of the new directive.

Mar 19, 2015

SRIThe proportion of European institutional investors with exposure to renewable energy assets has almost doubled over the last year, according to research by alternative asset manager, Aquila Capital.

Mar 19, 2015

Office buildings1Cordea Savills, a property investment manager, intends to buy SEB Asset Management AG, the Frankfurt-based property investor belonging to Swedish banking group, SEB.

Mar 12, 2015

Signing contractNorthern Trust has collaborated with ABN Amro to launch a range of Dutch-domiciled passive funds investing in equities and real estate for ABN Amro’s private and retail clients.

Mar 12, 2015

MosaicAsset manager Threadneedle Investments has purchased 2% of Gatehouse Bank, a specialist in Sharia-compliant products and services.

Mar 12, 2015

Chinese flagAberdeen Asset Management will this month launch a fund investing in Chinese equities, making use of its currency quota awarded by Beijing last year.

Mar 05, 2015

real-estateUK institutional investors are significantly underinvested in the private rented sector (PRS), a potentially lucrative area of the real estate market, according to a whitepaper by Invesco Real Estate.

Feb 27, 2015

real estateBlackRock has hired Thomas Müller in a newly created role as managing director and portfolio manager of its European real estate business.

Feb 25, 2015

EUThe number of Jersey funds being marketed into Europe through private placement under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive is on the rise, local industry authorities say.

Feb 20, 2015

ClimbersThe bull market in US equities has left active managers struggling to beat the market return. Alix Robertson looks at the challenges they have faced and hears why these may evaporate in the coming year.