The Investment Association (IA) is to divide its Property category into separate UK Direct Property and Property Other sectors from 1 September 2018, following a consultation with members and the Association of Real Estate Funds, Investment Week has learned.
The IA's Sectors Committee made the decision to split the 62-strong sector, which has attracted criticism in the past, in the hope of making comparisons easier for investors. Galina Dimitrova, director...
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