Real estate funds likely to be squeezed as the commercial real estate market may face ‘double whammy’ of lower occupancy and higher interest rates, family office investors and other asset allocators say.
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Having local partners in overseas markets means the Korean pension fund has continued its direct alternatives investment drive even during Covid-19. The focus now is on broadening these partnerships, its CIO tells AsianInvestor.
Allocations jumped nearly a third last year, bucking the falling trend in the sector by institutional investors in the region and beyond.
From property-heavy portfolios to those focused on farming and forestry, iwi are most concerned about what is best for their local community.
Driven by gains in the value of existing real estate and new development, Asian investment property is likely to lead the world over the next decade, Hines says.
The Canadian pension fund has developed a bullish approach to opportunities in owning modern warehouses throughout Asia.
Stakeholders across the global industry are failing in their responsibilities, says property investor Allianz Real Estate’s chief sustainability officer.
Inflation and economic uncertainty are leading to dwindling opportunities for investors, top executives from both institutions told AsianInvestor.
The €277bn Dutch pension fund is slowing allocations to the region as part of a worldwide strategy to combat falling asset prices.
Norges Bank Investment Management and PGGM Investments say while green leases are highly useful in improving data and cutting property emissions, regulation is vital to improve the pace of growth.
Australia’s largest superannuation fund has signalled concern over global property markets as allocations to the sector fall off.
European property is out of vogue with Asian investors like Australian super funds, while US and Asia remain attractive, say experts.