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European Investors

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France: Moderne portfolio theory

January/February 2017 (Magazine)By

Pension funds and insurers in France are diversifying in more ways than one as their appetite for risk increases, according to Susanna Rust

Italy: Pockets of activity

January/February 2017 (Magazine)By Carlo Svaluto Moreolo

There is no widespread overhaul of asset allocation among Italian institutions. But some are looking to increase exposure, writes Carlo Svaluto Moreolo

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Nordics: Exposure to the elements

November/December 2016 (Magazine)By

Nordic investors have been targeting property investments overseas as well as looking at new sectors. Rachel Fixsen reports

Switzerland: Beyond the cantons

Special Issue 2016 (Magazine)By Barbara Ottawa

Swiss investors are earmarking more money for foreign real estate – but opportunities are becoming scarce. Barbara Ottawa reports

Investor Universe UK: LGPS funds to go direct

March/April 2016 (Magazine)By

The UK government has spotted an opportunity to boost infrastructure investment. But plans to reform the LGPS have big implications for £13bn of property holdings

Gothenburg

Investor Universe: Sweden - Uncertainty around AP reform

November/December 2015 (Magazine)By

What are the implications of the proposed reforms of the Swedish AP buffer funds for their real estate investments? Rachel Fixsen investigates

Investor Profiles: Danes set about diversifying

November/December 2015 (Magazine)By

Danish pension funds remain active in real estate but they are taking distinct approaches and strategies. Rachel Fixsen profiles four investors

Investor Profiles: Finns target Europe and US

November/December 2015 (Magazine)By

Finnish pension institutions are busy in their home markets, but some are looking at Europe and the US. Rachel Fixsen profiles five groups

Investor Forum: Making progress

Infrastructure, June 2015 (Magazine)By

Most large institutions have already invested in the asset class. Rachel Fixsen speaks to six investors about their experiences so far

Munich, Germany

Investor Universe: Germany - Brave new investment world

May/June 2015 (Magazine)By Barbara Ottawa

New rules have made investments in real assets more accessible. Fund providers will have to adapt to a more regulated world, finds Barbara Ottawa 

Investor Universe: Austria - Brick by brick

May/June 2015 (Magazine)By Barbara Ottawa

Barbara Ottawa speaks to Michael Bujatti of Austrian pension fund APK about the challenges of building an active real estate strategy piece by piece 

Investor Interview: PensionDanmark

May/June 2015 (Magazine)

PensionDanmark is ploughing capital into sustainable property and energy infrastructure. Richard Lowe talks to Torben Möger Pedersen about the attraction of ‘stable alternatives’

Henri Vuong

Investment Intentions - Europe: Shifting sands

March/April 2015 (Magazine)By

INREV’s survey highlights some important shifts among European institutional investors. Henri Vuong tracks the changes

European Investors - Up the property ladder

January/February 2015 (Magazine)By Lauren Parr,

Pension funds in Europe are moving deeper into a lending  territory once dominated by banks and insurers, find Lauren Parr and Rachel Fixsen

European Insurers - Better together

January/February 2015 (Magazine)By Lauren Parr

Insurance companies were expected to grab market share from banks in recent years, but the future seems to be in collaboration. Lauren Parr reports

Europe - Market barometer dips

January/February 2015 (Magazine)By Emma Huepfl

Risk appetite among borrowers declined and LTVs fell in 2014, according to new research, but fundamentals are good, writes Emma Huepfl

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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

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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

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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

London Stock Exchange Paternoster Square

UK pension fund invests in Gresham House, backs new platform

Tue, 21 Feb 2017By

Gresham House creates £300m fund to target renewables, housing and innovation

Logistics

Goodman selectively buying in UK for CPPIB, APG partnership

Fri, 17 Feb 2017By Florence Chong

Bidders for Australian firm’s £500m UK business parks asset in final round

City Hall of Stockholm, Sweden

CBRE GI, Union Investment buy office properties in Stockholm

Thu, 16 Feb 2017By IPE staff

Swedish capital attracts investment managers

Amsterdam

Commerz Real sells Amsterdam office tower to Real IS

Thu, 16 Feb 2017By IPE staff

German investors on either side of Dutch property deal

Luxembourg

Savills IM buys in Germany, Luxembourg for German pension fund

Wed, 15 Feb 2017By IPE staff

Investment manager buys €75m of office and retail assets

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