PERE's ranking of the 30 largest institutional real estate investors in the world

Who are the biggest private equity real estate investors in 2016

Welcome to the 2016 Macquaire Capital Global Investor 30, PERE’s ranking of the 30 largest institutional private equity real estate investors in the world.

Overall, private real estate investment by the world’s largest investors is still growing – even as overall global investment totals drop. With $683 billion committed in 2016 – versus $659 billion for the whole of last year. Only three positions remain unchanged in 2016, including the top spot taken once again by Abu Dhabi Investment Authority.

The ranking has seen several new entries like those of New York State Teachers’ Retirement System and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fundhave. There have also been some departures as those of Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement Scheme and Japan’s Dai-ichi Mutual Life Insurance.

Our methodology:

Our ranking measures the amount of equity committed to commercial private equity real estate through commingled funds, separate accounts and joint ventures, as well as direct property investments.

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