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Investment Strategies

Capital Flows: Investors leave the tap running

January/February 2017 (Magazine)

Markets are late-stage and the economic-political backdrop risky. Thomas Wiegelmann and Nikodem Szumil look at why cross-border investment continues unabated

Urbanisation: Demographics - Demography is destiny

September/October 2016 (Magazine)By

When Tristan Capital analysed working-age populations in Europe, it raised wider implications for the definition of ‘core’. Simon Martin explains

Fund Strategies: Open-ended question

May/June 2016 (Magazine)By

Is the market for pan-European open-ended funds about to enter a new phase of growth? We explore the appeal for both investors and managers

South Korea is among a growing number of Asian countries considered to have core markets

Pan-Asian strategies: Back to the core

March/April 2016 (Magazine)

Pan-Asian strategies are back in vogue, but this time investors want core exposure. Sharon Hayes reports on an emerging sector

Investor Survey: Investors move in favour of value-add strategies

May/June 2015 (Magazine)

Much has been written about the growing appetite among institutional investors for real estate. IP Real Estate’s survey of 75 institutions adds further evidence to the trend.

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

The erosion of home bias

November/December 2014 (Magazine)By

Better integration of real estate with other asset classes will increase ongoing moves towards global exposure, as Jean-Martin Aussant and Peter Hobbs reveal

Expo Real: Investors shift their focus to cities and urbanisation trends

November/December 2014 (Magazine)By Barbara Ottawa

This year, Expo Real in Munich highlighted a widespread shift in strategy among leading global real estate investors. Institutions are increasingly targeting cities rather than national markets or sectors.

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Risk Management: Clearly labelled

September/October 2014 (Magazine)By

Are core, value-add and opportunistic labels useful to investors or potentially misleading? Richard Lowe considers the latest thinking

Risk Management: Differences in class

September/October 2014 (Magazine)

Despite their different characteristics, new research has found little differentiation between the long-term performance of value-added and opportunistic funds

Risk Management: Looking through the label

September/October 2014 (Magazine)By

Over-reliance on geographic, sector and style labels and an emphasis on volatility of total returns could be misleading investors. Matthew Richardson explains

Correlation between listed and direct returns in APAC

Parallel worlds combine

Listed 2014 (Magazine)By , ,

Pairing IPD’s direct database with MSCI’s listed coverage creates an opportunity to investigate the broader relationship between the two. Mark Clacy-Jones, Roman Kouzmenko and Bryan Reid report

Telecommunications infrastructure

Gaining reception

Listed 2014 (Magazine)By Stephanie Schwartz-Driver

As investor interest in infrastructure grows, listed markets are capturing more and more attention. Stephanie Schwartz-Driver reports 

Room to manoeuvre

Listed 2014 (Magazine)By Stephanie Schwartz-Driver

Listed property sectors may be a small part of the global market, but there is room for different strategies, as Stephanie Schwartz-Driver finds

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Business people walking

People moves: ADIA's Robson joins MSCI to lead real estate research

Fri, 17 Feb 2017By IPE staff

MSCI, Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, Union Investment, TLG Immobilien

Business people walking

People moves: Steil to retire from NCREIF role

Tue, 14 Feb 2017By IPE staff

NCREIF, Grainger, Liberty Living, Invesco, Generali, Syntrus Achmea, Provast

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People moves: Scemama replaces Vaquier at AXA IM-Real Assets

Fri, 10 Feb 2017By IPE staff

Vaquier leaves after decade at helm

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People moves: Blackstone's Hutchings named Capital & Regional CEO

Wed, 8 Feb 2017By IPE staff

Capital & Regional, Blackstone, Barings Real Estate, Redevco, M&G, Invesco, M7 Real Estate, Alter Domus, CBRE, Get Living, BNP Paribas Real Estate, Colliers

London landscape, UK

Brunswick hires ex-TIAA European head for new UK business

Mon, 6 Feb 2017By IPE staff

Build-to-rent sector one investment area for venture

Business people walking

People moves: Yamada joins Japan's GPIF as head of real estate

Wed, 1 Feb 2017By IPE staff

GPIF, Universal-Investment, BMO Real Estate Partners, Standard Life Investments

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Milan Italy

Warburg-HIH sells Milan office building to Coima RES

Wed, 22 Feb 2017By IPE staff

Assets sold by TH Real Estate

Office buildings in Oslo, Norway

Avignon Capital joint venture sells prime Oslo office property

Tue, 21 Feb 2017By IPE staff

European property investor and Norwegian partner make 87% return on equity

London phonebox

Blackstone, Catalyst Capital take profits on London shopping centre

Fri, 17 Feb 2017By IPE staff

Stratford Shopping Centre sold by joint venture for £50m above 2010 purchase price


Ardian closes in on Italian real estate debut

Fri, 17 Feb 2017By IPE staff

Private investment manager to avquire six assets from Prelios SGR vehicle

Berlin, Germany

M&G Real Estate invests €205m in three German assets

Thu, 16 Feb 2017By IPE staff

Investment manager buys in Wiesbaden, Munich and Frankfurt

Hong Kong

Mitsubishi joins forces with CLSA for long-term Asia-Pacific strategy

Wed, 15 Feb 2017By Florence Chong

Japanese company provides $300m for new structure that could reach $1bn

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