Paris at sunset

AXA Real Estate invests €115m in France for OPCI vehicle

Fri, 19 Dec 2014By IPE staff

Deals follow purchases in Italy and Spain for same OPCI fund

merger joint venture

TIAA Henderson Real Estate appoints new head of European investment

Fri, 19 Dec 2014By IPE staff

Change of guard as Turner replaces Butler in senior role

landscape Berlin

Deutsche Annington public offer for GAGFAH underway

Fri, 19 Dec 2014By IPE staff

Latest step in move to create Continental Europe’s second-largest listed real estate company

Telecommunications infrastructure

Governance action needed to grow infrastructure holdings - OECD

Thu, 18 Dec 2014By

Think tank’s survey of sovereign and pension funds worth $7.8trn finds only 1% of allocated to asset class

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BlackRock UK Property Fund sells Premier Marinas

Thu, 18 Dec 2014By

Sale comes nine years after investment

Winter night in Helsinki, Finland

​AFIAA buys prime Helsinki office from CBRE Global Investors

Thu, 18 Dec 2014By IPE staff

Nordic Property fund sells to Swiss pension foundation

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Magazine

  • 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to deploy capital much more quickly than was expected in the past, meaning that a particular investment strategy can be out of date by the time ‘blind-pool’ fundraising has taken place.

  • Expo Real: IP Real Estate panel: London market nearing its ‘peak’

    November/December 2014 (Magazine)By Barbara Ottawa

    International real estate investors will continue to invest in London despite warnings that the market could be nearing a peak, delegates at Expo Real in Munich heard.

  • In favour of global diversity

    November/December 2014 (Magazine)By

    The effectiveness of diversification was brought into question during the financial crisis. But new research vindicates a global, ‘hybrid’ approach, writes Anne Breen

  • Amsterdam: Filling the void

    November/December 2014 (Magazine)By

    The Dutch capital needs to get grips with its widespread office redundancy. Russell Handy explores some emerging solutions

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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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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.

IPRE Magazine front cover Sep to Oct 2014

Re-evaluating the asset class

September/October 2014 (Magazine)By

The latest edition of IP Real Estate looks at the latest thinking on global valuations. Richard Lowe considers their importance for the asset class

Infra

Swiss funds avoid regulatory caps via infrastructure debt

Wed, 10 Dec 2014By Barbara Ottawa

Patrimonia, Retraites Populaires invest directly to avoid investment restrictions

Hong Kong

MIPIM Asia: CPPIB, GIC eye greater allocations to region

Tue, 9 Dec 2014By Bee Lin Ang

Risk premium versus Western market to narrow, investors tell Hong Kong audience

Vienna

IPE Awards: Pension Protection Fund wins real estate accolade

Fri, 21 Nov 2014By IPE staff

PensionDanmark wins award for infrastructure investment in Vienna