Conquest, an alternative asset management firm invested in long-term sustainable value stemming from European infrastructure and energy transition real assets, has appointed Emma Barnes as a Director in charge of Finance and Regulatory matters.
ESG & Responsible Investing
CBRE Global Investors has another year of 'exceptional' results in the 2020 GRESB Real Estate Assessment, with three funds recognised as the global sector leaders in the industrial, retail and hotel categories. The results underscore the firm’s continued progress toward being a market leader in sustainability.
JLL Income Property Trust, an institutionally managed daily NAV REIT has earned a three-star GRESB Rating in the 2020 Real Estate Assessment.
ESR Cayman Limited (ESR), an APAC-focused logistics real estate platform, has been named a Sector Leader in Asia by Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) in recognition of its performance in Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG).
KINGSTONE Investment Management launches new sustainable residential real estate fund for institutional investors
KINGSTONE Investment Management (KINGSTONE IM) has launched an open real estate AIF for institutional investors (Spezialfonds) with a target size of EUR350 and 400 million in cooperation with INTREAL as Service KVG, a regulated German fund management company.
London developer Avanton has volunteered with charity Trees For Cities to plant 300 trees along Agnes Street in East London.
The BNP Paribas REIM Diversipierre OPCI is one of the first real estate funds to be certified with the new SRI (Socially Responsible Investment) label, introduced on 23 July, 2020. It is now possible to combine Real Estate with Responsible Savings.
A recent survey by Savills has found that ESG corporate strategy is “very important” to two-thirds of residential sector investors, a marked increase over the past five years.
Global law firm Ashurst has advised Tritax Big Box REIT on its GBP250 million debut green bond issuance, maturing on 27 November 2033 (the 2033 Notes) under the Company's GBP1.5 billion EMTN Programme.
Carbon Care Asia (CCA) has partnered with Solactive to launch the Solactive CarbonCare Asia Pacific Green REIT Index, the first index of its kind to allow investors to identify companies which demonstrate strong sustainability performance and commitments to meet the carbon reduction targets set out in the Paris Climate Agreement.