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Orchard Street secures GBP150m investment mandate

Orchard Street Investment Management has been awarded a new GBP150m investment directive from a large UK pension fund client of Aon Hewitt to acquire a portfolio of UK commercial real estate. »

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Pramerica and APG launch EUR265m PRECap V debt vehicle to invest in the Netherlands

Pramerica Real Estate Investors and Algemene Pensioen Groep (APG) have launched Pramerica Real Estate Capital V (Netherlands). »

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Listed real estate in pension fund property allocations magnifies portfolio returns

Defined contribution pension funds that combine both private and listed real estate in their property investment allocations generate consistently superior returns compared with portfolios without a blended approach. »


CBRE Global Investors awarded pension fund mandate for flagship pooled fund

CBRE Global Investors has been awarded the property mandate from London Borough of Hounslow Pension Fund. »

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Schroder Property Multi Manager secures further GBP32m from Dyfed Pension Fund

Schroder Property Multi-Manager has secured a further GBP32m investment from Dyfed Pension Fund to take the fund up to its target eight per cent weighting to property with Schroders.  »

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Pension funds increasing alternative asset allocations, says study

Pension fund alternative assets allocations now account for nearly 20 per cent of all pension fund assets across the globe, according to a study by Towers Watson. »

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CBRE Global Investors secures real estate investment mandate from ERAFP

CBRE Global Investors has been appointed as a stand-by manager to the French public service additional pension scheme (ERAFP), following a request for proposal issued last year. »

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AXA Real Estate wins EUR350m pan-European investment mandate from ERAFP

AXA Real Estate Investment Managers has been appointed to manage a new EUR350m pan-European investment mandate by the Établissement Retraite Additionnelle de la Fonction Publique (ERAFP), the French public service additional pension scheme. »


Aviva Investors appointed for ‘holistic’ global real estate mandate by SPMS

Aviva Investors has been appointed by Stichting Pensioenfonds Medisch Specialisten (SPMS) to manage EUR200m of additional assets in a holistic global real estate mandate. »

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Kames Capital awarded GBP32m indirect property mandate

Kames Capital has been awarded a GBP32m indirect property mandate by the Coca-Cola Enterprises Pension Scheme. »

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