Yield-hungry investors have been flocking to specialist property trusts this year, against a backdrop of falling demand for more generalist property funds.
Gubriy appointed head of global REIT funds
Joins from BNY Mellon subsidiary
Runs real assets fund
Sector boomed after Autumn Statement announcement
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...
Matthews Asia's chief investment officer, Robert Horrocks, discusses the best opportunities for investors seeking growth and income in the region today.
To take effect on 19 February
Taken over by new team in 2014
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Matthew Read, senior analyst at QuotedData, analyses how two different trusts invested in Japan are benefiting - or not - from the country's internationalisation and Shinzo Abe's three arrows reform agenda.
Firms rallied after Autumn Statement
Former co-head of Slater Walker
BMO hires DTZ's Lowe to take over
Wall Street is not Main Street. In Wall Street's eyes, America is the S&P 500, but from Main Street, America looks very different, especially in its relative exposure to events overseas.
GAM has acquired the $1.2bn real estate finance arm of London-based asset manager Renshaw Bay as it seeks to broaden its business.
As the alternative investment market reaches its 20th anniversary this week, managers highlight some of the most impressive company successes - as well as the major failures on the junior market - over the past two decades.
Housing catastrophe or nasty wobble?
Hermes has relaunched its real estate debt fund in a bid to take advantage of the burgeoning opportunities in UK commercial property.
Ian Womack, chief executive of Aviva Investors' global real estate business, is retiring from his role, to be replaced by Ed Casal.
Hermes Real Estate has hired Aviva Investors' manager Philip Nell as a fund director charged with overseeing a new property portfolio at the group.
The board of the Schroder Real Estate investment trust is proposing to move the trust onshore and convert it to a REIT.
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