Acacia Research Corporation in talks with Link Fund Solutions
Industrial real estate was historically the grafter of the real estate market, the small, often hidden part of a manager's portfolio.
Market innovation to continue
Against the backdrop of financial markets across the world falling steeply in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, investors rushed to traditional safe havens in a bid to safeguard their investments
While a global crisis in which large swathes of the world's population have been locked down will, inevitably, leave some companies floundering, others are likely to emerge stronger than before.
The infrastructure sector is seen, with good reason, as a solid alternative asset class with which to diversify an investment portfolio.
Technology is transforming every other industry. The beneficiaries of this are often not the businesses deploying the new tech – they are the ones spending the money and may reap little reward for it – but the technology companies supplying them.
Infrastructure assets' performance is typically stable throughout economic cycles, given the essential nature of the services they provide.
'Smart Water' is a trend that is taking hold in the water industry, and momentum is building.
'Rarely a primary focus for private equity managers'
The UK property investment market continues to experience lower transaction volumes, driven by political and economic uncertainties, particularly from Brexit.
The strong underlying demand growth in liquefied natural gas (LNG) sets the global gas market apart from the oil market, where a managed decline in long-term production seems to be the most plausible future scenario.
Passive equity products have become popular over the past decade as it has become easier and cheaper to track the performance of an index.
Passives and boutiques recognised
Much has been written on the inflated size of global AUM reported to incorporate ESG principles and whether ESG adds alpha.
The world is getting ready for the immense impact of 5G technology.
Assessing the growing popularity of meat-free alternatives
High-profile eco campaigns among factors behind spike in returns
Awards lunch takes place Friday 18 October
Traditional food consumption is changing
The UK remains a global leader in the provision of higher education, with some of the highest ranking universities in the world.
Nominations open until 12 July
What is stopping companies making green strides?
Which tech firms and trends are blazing a trail?