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Meghan Morris

Meghan Morris
Meghan Morris is the senior Americas reporter for PEI Media’s private markets real estate title PERE. Based in New York, Meghan covers news and trends in the private equity real estate industry and is responsible for PERE’s social media engagement. She has previously written for Bloomberg, Crain’s Chicago Business and various business-to-business publications. Meghan received undergraduate and graduate degrees from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.

Q4 earnings: Our interactive analysis

From capital raised to strategic shifts, PERE is covering the publicly-listed private equity companies with real estate arms as their fourth-quarter earnings are released.

Real estate is adding CDOs to its c-suite now

Forward-thinking firms searching for chief data officers will encounter a tough hiring market, but the competition is worth it.

Plugging property’s data hole

Firms chasing chief data officers are encountering a number of obstacles, including real estate’s perception as a tech laggard.

M&G holds first close for debut value-added fund – Exclusive

The London-based firm, which has largely focused on core as a strategy, has appointed its former head of industrial real estate to be the new fund’s portfolio manager.

Brookfield corrals $5bn for latest opportunistic fund

The Toronto-based asset manager committed $2.5bn for the mega-fund, likely to be 2018’s biggest close.

OPTrust’s O’Reilly: ‘Data centers are essentially the factories of 50 years ago’

The Canadian pension and Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC are making an $800m bet on the property type with newly-formed Mount Elbert Capital Partners.

Rubenstein hires first IR head – Exclusive

The Philadelphia-based firm is building out its capital-raising capabilities for its equity and newly-launched debt arms.

CalSTRS finalizes investment beliefs

The pension system adopted the last of its eight-point framework for investment policies across asset classes, using similar language to the California Public Employees’ Retirement System.

Blackstone’s Gray: firm puts ‘premium on succession’

The firm elevated Jon Gray to president and named two New York-based co-heads to take his place.

Brookfield bids for REIT with “host of challenges”

The alternative asset manager is reportedly looking to take Forest City Realty Trust private, two months after bidding $14.8bn for another REIT.