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Storm surge calls for greater risk assessment

How prepared is the real estate sector to cope with extreme weather events, asks Roxana Isaiu, director, ESG and real estate at GRESB

LaSalle: Mixed bags are better

A blended portfolio of private and public real estate brings greater benefits than a predominant or total private portfolio, argues Steve Ralff, managing director at LaSalle Investment Management

Why Korean LPs are seeking SMAs

Korean investors are seeking separately managed accounts for transparency and flexible capital deployment.

Evercore loses third MD – exclusive

The investment bank's New York-based co-head of real estate advisory is leaving after two years in the role.

PERE Amsterdam: investors want ‘access at all times’

Delegates at PERE’s Investor Forum in Amsterdam heard how immediate access is a must for investors when it comes to their managers.

AEW and Natixis raise €500m

The partnership’s second real estate debt fund nears final close.

In accord regardless

Private real estate has ignored Donald Trump’s plan to remove the US from the Paris climate agreement, with some executives suggesting the move may galvanize the industry’s efforts to preserve and advance sustainable practices in the sector.

Lower return targets for funds are a sign of the times

In today’s difficult investment environment it makes sense for investors to support managers lowering their expected returns.

Piramal’s survival tactics

Institutional investor apathy toward traditional investment vehicles and a painful period of policy reforms have increased the pressure on India’s domestic managers. Arshiya Khullar examines how Mumbai-based Piramal Enterprises has altered its strategy to stay relevant  

Team Canada

Peter Ballon interview