Hong Kong

Future Fund could double Hong Kong's alternative investments

Tue, 31 Mar 2015By IPE staff

Creation of sovereign funds could boost real estate to HKD68bn

UK regions, office redevelopment

Pension funds move quickly on residential conversions

Tue, 31 Mar 2015By

First Property returns 53% for Towers Watson clients

City London

Schroders raises £160m for London office trust

Fri, 27 Mar 2015By IPE staff

WELPUT fund looks beyond West End district

City of London Blackstone

France's ERAFP buys London office asset

Fri, 27 Mar 2015By IPE staff

 AXA Real Estate acquires City asset for French institution

Edinburgh Castle, Scotland, from Princes Street Gardens

Scottish Widows, Lloyds to provide commercial real estate debt

Fri, 27 Mar 2015By IPE staff

Move comes as part of Scottish Widows plan to invest in long-term UK commercial property, infrastructure

US dollar

New Jersey Division of Investment considers real estate increase

Fri, 27 Mar 2015By Jon Peterson

US pension fund looks to value-add opportunities

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Magazine

  • IPRE March April 2015

    Blurring the lines

    March/April 2015 (Magazine)By

    Real estate and infrastructure investment effectively exist in two separate worlds – despite often sharing the same physical space. Allocations to both asset classes are invariably kept separate despite the underlying assets making up much of the built environment.

  • Investment Intentions - United States: Hunting in the backyard

    March/April 2015 (Magazine)By

    PREA’s survey shows that domestic investors have been priced out of the major markets in the US, but they are still looking to deploy capital. Greg MacKinnon reports

  • The Greater Manchester Pension Fund

    Investor Universe: UK funds look to scale up

    March/April 2015 (Magazine)By

    The big opportunities lie in infrastructure, housing and ‘emerging’ sectors. UK funds have spotted this and are scaling up accordingly. Richard Lowe reports

  • Investor Universe - US: Playing under caution

    March/April 2015 (Magazine)By Christopher O'Dea

     Low interest rates are keeping US pension funds in property. But the market is also showing them a number of yellow cards, writes Christopher O’Dea

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Axel von Goldbeck, managing director of the German Property Federation (ZIA)

Video: Germany's housing bubble – all hot air?Video

Fri, 16 May 2014

Axel von Goldbeck, managing director of the German Property Federation (ZIA), speaks at the IP Real Estate Global Awards in Munich and dispels some of the myths surrounding the country’s residential market

Hu Yan, managing director at Vermilion Partners

Video: 'The next wave of Chinese investors'Video

Fri, 16 May 2014

Hu Yan, managing director at Vermilion Partners speaks at the IP Real Estate Global Awards 2014 in Munich about the next developments in Chinese institutional capital targeting real estate

Peter Hobbs, head of research at IPD,

Video: Challenges to global diversificationVideo

Fri, 16 May 2014

Peter Hobbs, head of research at IPD, speaks at the IP Real Estate Global Awards about the challenges undermining investors’ attempts to achieve effective global diversification

Piet Eichholtz, professor of real estate finance at Maastricht University,

Video: 'We need more assets' – Piet EichholtzVideo

Fri, 16 May 2014

Piet Eichholtz, professor of real estate finance at Maastricht University, recaps on the conference programme at the IP Real Estate Global Awards in Munich

Martin Lemke, managing director at AM alpha

Video: Asian capital flows – where next?Video

Thu, 15 May 2014

Martin Lemke, managing director at AM alpha, speaks at the IP Real Estate Global Awards about opportunities in Asia, both in terms of inbound investment and outbound capital

Douglas Weill

Video: Institutional Allocations MonitorVideo

Thu, 15 May 2014

Douglas Weill, managing partner at Hodes Weill & Associates, speaks at the IP Real Estate Global Awards about the latest research with Cornell University into global institutional real estate allocations

Communicating Risk

Video: Risk communication in the 21st centuryVideo

Thu, 15 May 2014

Ragnar Löfstedt, professor at Kings College London, speaks at the IP Real Estate Global Awards 2014 about why risk communication is important for the wider financial community

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Copenhagen skyline

PenSam develops innovative construction finance model

Wed, 9 Jul 2014By

Danish pension fund in talks over three new-style debt deals to boost value in projects

Infra

IP RE Global Awards: Germany’s auditor fund shuns currency risk

Mon, 19 May 2014By

Managing director of WPV sees no point in overseas investment if cost of hedging outweighs benefits

America

IP RE Global Awards: Interest rate warning for US real estate

Mon, 19 May 2014By Carlo Svaluto Moreolo

Real estate investors could feel impact of Fed policy change

Asia

IP RE Global Awards: Cross-border investment faces major challenges

Fri, 16 May 2014By Barbara Ottawa

Investors need resources, partners to cope with changing markets, says Douglas Weill

Best Global Real Estate Investor

CPPIB wins Best Real Estate Investor at IP Real Estate Global Awards

Thu, 15 May 2014By IPE staff

Hermann Aukamp Platinum Award for Outstanding Industry Contribution

Frankfurt, Germany

IP RE Global Awards: Germany 'boring with downside risks'

Thu, 15 May 2014By Barbara Ottawa

Introduction of rental cap for residential property seen as major risk in residential market

All News From the IP RE Global Awards

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IPRE March April 2015

Blurring the lines

March/April 2015 (Magazine)By

Real estate and infrastructure investment effectively exist in two separate worlds – despite often sharing the same physical space. Allocations to both asset classes are invariably kept separate despite the underlying assets making up much of the built environment.

IPRE November - December 2014

Survival of the fittest

November/December 2014 (Magazine)By

Real estate investment managers are being forced to adapt to a harsher environment. Investors are increasingly looking to invest with fewer managers and are demanding more reporting and transparency. There is a need to be able to deploy capital much more quickly than was expected in the past, meaning that a particular investment strategy can be out of date by the time ‘blind-pool’ fundraising has taken place.

UK regions, office redevelopment

Pension funds move quickly on residential conversions

Tue, 31 Mar 2015By

First Property returns 53% for Towers Watson clients

Atlantic ocean

MIPIM: US investors change their thinking on Europe

Thu, 12 Mar 2015By

Pension funds looking to diversification, not just opportunistic returns

Cannes, France

MIPIM RE-Invest: Pricing, online retail and logistics dominate talks

Tue, 10 Mar 2015By

Key findings from summit for pension, insurance and sovereign wealth funds