News by Topic : Banking & Finance

  • 11/2/2020

    REITwise 2021 Program Directors Announced

    Event will be held from March 23-25, 2021.
  • 9/27/2020

    Citi Private Bank’s Chief Investment Strategist on REITs and the Recovery

    Looking out to the second half of 2020 and into 2021, Wieting says CPB sees value returning in certain real estate sectors and other asset classes that are deeply undervalued at the moment.

  • 7/30/2020

    Citi Private Bank Takes Overweight Position in REITs for the First Time

    Chief investment strategist Steven Wieting sees “significant valuation improvement.”

  • 7/1/2020

    Strong Balance Sheet Imperative to Weather COVID-19 Crisis

    Jeff Horowitz of BofA Securities says very few REITs have maturity issues, a business differentiator during the pandemic.


  • 7/1/2020

    REITs Have Maintained Technological Savviness During Pandemic

    Rich Anderson of SMBC Nikko Securities America says this will help REITs recapture lost ground.


  • 6/30/2020

    REIT Management Teams Have Learned Important Lessons from Great Financial Crisis

    Capital One’s Greg Steele says focus in recent months has been on managing cash and liquidity.

  • 6/8/2020

    OCC Urges Banks to Support mREITs and Other Non-bank Lenders

    Responding to a letter co-authored by Nareit, OCC affirms that prior flexibility guidance applies to mREITs.

  • 5/15/2020

    Nareit Joins Coalition Request Seeking Clear Communication between Banks and Borrowers

    11 trade groups asked bank regulators to encourage banks to work constructively with all borrowers affected by COVID-19.

  • 4/30/2020

    Nareit Responds to SEC Proposed Amendments to Disclosure Requirements

    The proposed amendments relate to Management’s Discussion and Analysis (MD&A), Selected Financial Data, and Supplementary Financial Information.

  • 3/27/2020

    Strong Pre-Crisis Real Estate Fundamentals Will Help Sector Navigate Current Volatility

    CBRE sees “brutal” short-term economic impact from coronavirus, with improved second half.