LINUS Digital Finance is expanding its investment solutions to include equity real estate. Only recently the Berlin-based real estate fintech completed its first portfolio investment with a newly-built residential property in Berlin-Mitte.
LINUS Digital Finance, a German fintech providing investors with access to professionally curated investments in institutional-quality real estate financing, is launching its digital platform in the UK.
Dominic Garcia has joined CBRE Global Investors as Chief Pension Investment Strategist. This is a new role focused on developing solutions for pension funds looking to expand their investments in infrastructure.
Cohen & Steers, a leading global investment manager specialising in real assets and alternative income, has marked the third anniversary of the Cohen & Steers SICAV Diversified Real Assets fund. The fund is a turn-key solution for allocating to real assets, designed to complement traditional equity and fixed income investments.
Gravis Advisory Limited, a subsidiary of infrastructure and real estate investment specialist Gravis Capital Management Limited, has launched the VT Gravis Digital Infrastructure Income Fund (DIIF), the firm’s fourth OEIC and a unique addition to its existing range.
By A Paris — Like most other economic sectors, property investment had to re-invent itself in view of the Covid-19 pandemic. As some parts of the market, like hotels and retail businesses, were hit hard, others like data centres and large warehouses flourished. As the outlook is becoming more positive given the global vaccine rollout, investment managers should re-assess the resources and support they need to succeed in this environment.
Investment into UK commercial real estate reached GBP2.6 billion in April 2021, down on the GBP4.2 billion seen in March according to Colliers’ latest Property Snapshot. The Easter holiday, the reopening of retail and leisure, and a lack of available industrial stock all played a role in the muted investment volumes recorded.
Gravis Advisory Limited, a subsidiary of infrastructure and real estate investment specialist Gravis Capital Management Limited, has launched the VT Gravis Digital Infrastructure Income Fund (‘the Fund’) the firm’s fourth OEIC and a unique addition to its existing range.
According to Savills, the food sector is becoming the new core in retail property investment. Last year, for the first time, investments in supermarkets, hypermarkets and food discount stores accounted for a record 21 per cent of total European retail activity, up from a five-year average of 7 per cent. Despite the decline of retail sales growth in 2020 (from 3.9 per cent in 2019 to 1.7 per cent in 2020), food and grocery sales increased by 7.5 per cent, and are expected to continue to rise by 2.2 per cent per annum over the next five years.
Commerz Real's energy investments generate savings of some 1.4 million tonnes of carbon dioxide in 2020
Commerz Real has reported electricity generation of 2,333 gigawatt-hours in 2020 by its nine renewable energy investment products for renewable energy.