A new proptech model which tracks the economic vitality of more than 2,800 locations across the UK aims to help investors and developers deal with the ‘location revolution’ that will follow the Covid-19 pandemic.
Technology & software solutions
As the mass affluent investor segment is tipped for growth, wealth managers should ensure they have scalable solutions to manage the potential increase in client numbers which could come with capturing the progress in this area.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has been proactive and transparent with licensing requirements, compared to other jurisdictions. The Digital Acceleration Grant (DAG) programme incentivises firms to modernise operations, equipping smaller managers with the necessary technology and helping new funds get off the ground. This programme, coupled with geopolitical influences, contributes to Singapore accelerating as a safe-haven for money and financial institutions.
Azora, a Madrid-based European private equity real estate manager, as part of its strategic plan, has become an investor in Fifth Wall’s first European Real Estate Technology Fund.
Nuveen Real Estate is to roll out Lane’s workplace experience platform and mobile app at Waterford Business District, a corporate office complex located near Miami International Airport.
Johnson Fellows has selected Yardi Voyager, a cloud-based property management and accounting platform, to help streamline the management of its commercial real estate portfolio.
Connexin secures GBP80 million investment from Whitehelm Capital to take UK Smart Cities to the next level
Smart City operator Connexin has raised an initial commitment of up to GBP80 million in funding to further strengthen its position and become the leader in the smart infrastructure and Internet of Things (IoT) sector.
The majority of UK retail landlords are ill-equipped to respond to increasing demands from occupiers for turnover-based leases.
RE5Q, an AI-powered Real Estate Data provider, has appointed Amanda Cupples as a Non-Executive Director on the company's board.
Offr, a proptech platform digitalising the buying, selling and leasing process for real estate agents and buyers, has raised GBP2.7 million (EUR3 million) in a seed funding round led by Barclays.