Do they have the right tools to protect investors?
Concerns about contagion risk
Removes Large Deal Provision
Aviva and M&G funds suspended this week
Raised cash at the start of the year
Met all post-Brexit redemption requests
Property funds are facing their biggest test since the financial crisis as months of outflows in the run-up to the EU referendum have gathered pace following the Brexit vote.
'Issues need to be looked at'
Suspension was previously extended
Trades on rplan.co.uk platform up 175% in days after vote
Eight years since the crisis and following what promises to be a fraught EU referendum, it is appropriate to have a property portfolio with similar risk characteristics to that of a bond portfolio? Steven Grahame, manager of the North Row Capital Liquid...
Managed by Fiona Rowley
Proposes alternative system to combat illiquidity
Chancellor fires warning shots over Brexit
Yield-hungry investors have been flocking to specialist property trusts this year, against a backdrop of falling demand for more generalist property funds.
Property funds pushed off the top spot
Assets have reached €300m
SLI, M&G and Henderson made changes
Reflection of current net flows
Will remain under 'continuous review'
I am in Sydney for a conference and as I write, all I can hear is the sound of drills and building site construction along the harbour side.
Property funds have been key beneficiaries of investors' hunt for yield in recent years, with the IA Property sector in the top five most popular investment classifications for the past two years. A record £3.8bn of flows was taken in 2014, backed up...
Also introducing new fee