Kames Capital has appointed Philip Bach as head of Active Value Property, reporting to property investment director David Wise. In his new role, Bach will be responsible for all investment-related activity associated with the Kames Active Value Property Fund (open ended), UK Active Value Property Unit Trust and Active Value Property Fund II (both closed […]
ING Investment Management (ING IM) has announced a partnership with ING Real Estate Finance (ING REF) in order to increase access to commercial real estate as asset an class.
After a disappointing 2013, returns on real estate have overtaken equity returns by a wide margin on a year-to-date basis, ING Investment Management International (ING IM) has highlighted.
ING Investment Management says real estate is likely to underperform equity markets in the current environment of rising long-term rates. However, it says this doesn’t necessarily make the asset class unattractive and it remains overweight in it.
Timothy Bellman has joined Invesco Real Estate’s Dallas office as head of Global Research, focused on global asset allocation and co-ordinating the activities of the three regional heads of research for North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific.