Due to increasing investor demand Nedgroup Investments, which runs an independent multi-boutique asset manager business model, has increased its product offering by launching two new share classes – GBP (Accumulation and Distribution) – for its Global Property fund.
The UK care home sector has seen a minimal increase in in the number of beds but this is failing to keep up with demand, with the number of care home beds per 100 people over the age of 85 falling by 5 per cent since 2010, according to the latest research by leading global property adviser Knight Frank.
Cohen & Steers has welcomed the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) announcement on proposals to reduce the potential for harm to investors from the liquidity mismatch in open-ended property funds.
Global property technology company, Equiem, has published the results of its most comprehensive global office occupier survey to date, providing landlords and tenants alike with insights into occupier sentiment amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
Real estate fund managers and investors are squaring up to tackle twin threats of climate change and an affordability crisis in housing, which they say could create sea change in the real estate investment world, according to a new whitepaper by SEI.
Foresight Capital Management (FCM), part of Foresight Group, has launched the FP Foresight Sustainable Real Estate Securities Fund.
IPSX Group (The International Property Securities Exchange), which operates a regulated securities exchange dedicated to commercial property, has signed an agreement with Iress to make IPSX market data available through both its trading software and extensive range of data feeds by the end of July 2020.
PATRIZIA AG has sold Ericus-Contor office building in Hamburg, Germany, to Union Investment Real Estate in the largest single real estate transaction by value in Hamburg this year.
International real estate firm Hines is now letting residential units in the newly developing Berlin city quarter Südkreuz (”Stadtquartier Südkreuz”).
The European office market is starting to slow despite a positive start to 2020, according to Savills Spring 2020 European Office Outlook.
The rental market in London has remained buoyant since the coronavirus outbreak and will continue to be active in the coming months, according to estate agent Aston Chase.
In a recent white paper entitled Evolution in Asset Management, SEI pointed out that 70 per cent of US fund managers are currently looking to deploy advanced analytics in the front-office. The field of data science and machine learning-based data analysis is helping to transform how fund managers think about data to gain a competitive edge.