November 2013 Issue

    Month: November
    Year: 2013

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    US ROUNDTABLE: The power of relativity

    Despite a spotty economic recovery and a brush with fiscal disaster, the US remains the top destination for institutional real estate capital, thanks to its relative strengths versus the rest of the world. PERE Magazine, November 2013 issue.

    The PERE Global Investor 30: 2013

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

    STATESIDE: Balance of power

    For the past several years, investors have enjoyed the upper hand in negotiating real estate investments made through managers. Now, some are willingly relinquishing control to GPs. PERE Magazine, November 2013 issue.

    SPECIAL REPORT: An attack on progress

    Private equity real estate firms in Africa are hoping September’s attack on the Westgate shopping center in Nairobi doesn’t halt growing consumer or institutional appetite for the region. PERE Magazine November issue.

    FEATURE: A pendulum in motion

    Allocation trends in institutional portfolios have begun swinging in a new direction this past year as investors seek greater returns and better diversification. PERE magazine, November 2013 issue.

    FEATURE: A matter of time

    Asia-Pacific capital is expected to roll into private real estate globally, even if it has been taking its sweet time to arrive. PERE magazine, November 2013 issue.

    EUROPE NEWS: The kids are okay

    Global investors and opportunistic funds have been moving into UK student accommodation as core looks ‘fully priced’

    EUROPE NEWS: The Barba of Madrid

    Juan Barba, head of real estate assets at Spain’s Sareb, reveals how he is looking for JV partners and wants to use retail channels to help realize its €50 billion of assets. PERE magazine, November 2013 issue

    EUROPE NEWS: Out of the woods

    After 12 years at the top, Eric Sasson and Robert Hodges left Carlyle this summer to form RedTree Capital as an independent private equity real estate firm. PERE magazine, November 2013 issue

    EDITORS LETTER: Show me the money

    PERE magazine, November 2013 issue

    ASIAVIEW: Unclean hands

    All of the parties involved with Winnington’s Trophy Property fund carry the blame for its failings. PERE Magazine November issue.

    ASIA NEWS: Parting shots

    Disagreements between Winnington’s founder and the firm’s former operating partner continued even after a resolution for the troubled fund was agreed. PERE Magazine November issue.

    ASIA NEWS: Hunting the greenback

    Chinese fund managers are raising dollar-denominated vehicles for domestic investment strategies. PERE Magazine November issue.

    ASIA NEWS: Follow the leader

    Qatar’s hire of Jason Chew as head of Asia real estate saw the sovereign wealth fund capitalize on changes at Pramerica. PERE Magazine November issue.

    AMERICAS NEWS: Tale of two markets

    Denmark’s Sampension, which set up its first US real estate separate account earlier this year, is expanding in the region and taking a ‘value-added’ approach. PERE Magazine, November 2013 issue   

    AMERICAS NEWS: Monday’s reboot

    The New York-based owner and developer is revamping its business model to tap into institutional capital and achieve greater scale. PERE Magazine, November 2013 issue

    EUROZONE: Alternative competition

    Large US alternatives groups are borrowing people experienced in private equity real estate and providing competition to the rest of the industry. PERE magazine, November 2013 issue