Alpha Real Capital (Alpha) invested more than GBP1.1 billion in long income assets in 2019 across commercial ground rents, long lease property, social real estate and renewables on behalf of its funds and clients in 2019.
The level of investment in long income property from pension funds is expected to grow significantly over the next two years, thanks to a combination of low bond yields and an uncertain macroeconomic environment.
Harrison Street, an alternative real asset investment firms dedicated to the Education, Healthcare and Storage sectors, and Linkcity, part of the global construction and services group Bouygues Construction, are to develop a 491-bed purpose-built student accommodation scheme (PBSA) in Canterbury, UK.
Muzinich & Co has bolstered its aviation finance capability with the appointment of five industry professionals to join a team that will be led by Alok Wadhawan.
Venn Partners (Venn) is pleased to announce it has entered into partnership with ARA Asset Management Limited (ARA) to expand its investment management business in the real assets credit markets in Europe. Subject to regulatory approvals, the transaction is expected to complete in the first quarter of 2020.
Institutional investor demand for real assets continues to grow despite macro and political concerns
Institutional investors expect to increase allocations to real assets over the next 12 months in the face of a challenging political and economic environment, according to Aviva Investors’ 2020 Real Assets Survey.
Principal Real Estate Europe (Principal) has exchanged contracts for the sale million of its remaining portfolio of 11 hotels in its Principal Hotel Immobilien Spezial Fonds (The Fund) to AXA Investment Managers – Real Assets (AXA IM – Real Assets) for EUR545 million.
AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets (AXA IM - Real Assets) has completed, on behalf of a client and as part of its structurally supported alternative asset classes strategy, the acquisition of a portfolio of ten purpose-built care homes in Ireland.
Jim Wright, manager of the LF Miton Global Infrastructure Income Fund, explains why an improving environment for Canadian energy stocks has prompted him to increase allocation from 15.2 per cent at the end of March 2018 to 17.4 per cent…
In light of continued strong investor interest in real estate and infrastructure funds, State Street Corporation has responded by establishing a Real Assets Fund Services group that will provide a variety of back office investment services to managers running such funds.