real estate

Feb 19, 2014

ProximityAsset managers face a dilemma: How to keep close to their clients as the industry itself internationalises? This is where social media becomes crucial, though it has its challenges, says Rafael Aguilera of EY.

Feb 19, 2014

BetaTowers Watson says it is concerned about the proliferation of products claiming to be smart beta, particularly in the equity area, as allocations among its

Feb 17, 2014

Handshake 3Invesco Real Estate has hired Etienne Dupuy to lead the firm's European asset management team, replacing Neil Harris, who left last year to join Starwood Capital.

Feb 13, 2014

Pensioner-with-caneThe Pensions Trust, a UK multi-employer pension fund with £5.7 billion (€7 billion) of assets under management, has appointed BlackRock to build a £100 million portfolio of alternative investments and credit securities to help meet long-dated inflation-linked liabilities.

Jan 31, 2014

HM TreasuryHM Treasury has appointed HSBC and Linklaters as external advisors in the development of a government sukuk.

Jan 22, 2014

Risk1Major asset owners may be in two minds about their investment strategy, torn between the general forecast of a moderate recovery in the economy and the potentially

Jan 13, 2014

Shopping mall 2M&G Real Estate, part of the UK's M&G Investments, and Aberdeen Asset Management have formed a joint venture and bought a shopping centre in Surrey, UK.

Dec 19, 2013

M WrigleyStimulated by the lasting effects of the global financial crisis, regulators around the world have discovered a new-found fever for prosecution when it comes to holding directors to account for the ills of their companies.

Dec 16, 2013

Private jetUltra-high-net-worth (UHNW) individuals and their advisers in the UK are betting on equities, in particular emerging market equities, followed by agriculture and private equity to be

Dec 05, 2013

SeoulM&G Real Estate has appointed Hyesik Ryu as managing director to lead its business in South Korea in a newly created role.