real estate

Sep 23, 2014

Office buildings1Aquila Capital, an alternative asset manager owned by Germany's Aquila Group, has won a global real estate portfolio from a large institutional investor in Asia.

Sep 22, 2014

Nick-Lyster-headshotInvestors are no longer chasing the highest potential return and instead want to mitigate unrewarded risks, according to

Sep 15, 2014

London-UKThe asset management arm of TIAA-CREF, a US financial services firm with $613 billion (€473 billion) of assets under management, has opened a London office in a bid to win European institutional business.

Sep 01, 2014

Hatfield and StephensonIncreasingly, regulated funds and hedge funds are looking to enter into capital call and other debt facilities at the fund level.

Sep 01, 2014

VaultCustodians and fund managers are marching onwards with adapting to the AIFMD. Other regulations, such as Emir and T2S, are likely to become dominant in the year ahead, custody bosses tell Funds Europe.

Sep 01, 2014

Angelos GregoriadesJust A year since the financial crisis, Cyprus is showing early signs of recovery.

Aug 18, 2014

Office buildings1Investing in the European real estate market, excluding the UK, could yield 7% a year between now and 2019, according to new estimates.

Jul 18, 2014

Nick LysterThe new alternative funds regime, which launches when the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive takes hold on July 22, frees institutional investors from the restrictions of Ucits funds while offering a similar quality mark. It is a great opportunity, says Nick Lyster, the European chief executive of Principal Global Investors.

Jul 18, 2014

Tim-BlackwellCredit Suisse is extending its alternatives offering in a move that recalls its 2008 shift away from traditional strategies. Stefanie Eschenbacher talks to newly appointed global head of core investments, Tim Blackwell.

Jul 18, 2014

Human pyramidCorporate governance challenges are forcing managers to make significant changes, says Michael Hornsby, of EY in Luxembourg.