real estate

Nov 27, 2013

real-estateKames Capital plans to launch a property authorised investment fund (Paif) in the first quarter of next year.

Nov 21, 2013

Patrick McCullaghPatrick McCullagh has left JP Morgan's investor services division where he spent five years as head of private equity and real estate in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and has joined a smaller provider, Luxembourg-based Alter Domus.

Nov 20, 2013

SingaporeThe investable assets of institutions in Asia, excluding Japan, exceeded $10 trillion (€7.4 trillion) in 2012, according to new research, and are estimated to reach $17 trillion by 2017.

Nov 13, 2013

CraneInsurance and pensions provider Friends Life has awarded a £500 million (€590 million) infrastructure mandate to US-based MetLife Investment Management.

Nov 12, 2013

MergingThe volume of mergers and acquisitions in the financial sector has more than tripled since the financial crisis, says research by S&P Capital IQ.

Nov 12, 2013

UK real eastateAviva Investors says a recovery in UK real estate appears to be accelerating while Eurozone properties are being closely watched by its investment team.

Nov 11, 2013

With the AIFMD now exerting its influence on the European funds industry, Funds Europe asked several asset services executives for their thoughts on implementation, jurisdictions and risk management, among other issues.

Nov 11, 2013

Isabel-Hog-JensenThe transposition of the AIFMD strengthens Luxembourg's competitiveness and provides asset managers with numerous new business opportunities, says Isabel Hog-Jensen of ALFI.

Nov 11, 2013

European ParliamentThe rules on pay in the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) are deemed to be the most damaging among a range of regulations in Europe and North America.

Nov 05, 2013

Signing dealBNP Paribas Securities Services in Germany has started migrating funds after it completed the contractual closing of the acquisition of Commerzbank Depotbank business on October 31.