News by Topic : Capital markets

  • 1/10/2020

    December Jobs Report Shows a Slowing Market, Despite Low Unemployment

    The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ December jobs report, released on Friday, Jan. 10, shows a slowing job market at the end of 2019, says Calvin Schnure, Nareit’s senior vice president of research and economic analysis.
  • 10/21/2019

    Prologis Ranked in Top 100 of the S&P 500

    Market capitalization now exceeds $56 billion.
  • 10/2/2019

    Institutional Investors Paying Increased Attention to Public Real Estate Platforms

    Goodwin’s Gil Menna expects REITs to seek out foreign investment capital.

  • 9/30/2019

    J.P. Morgan Analyst Gives Outlook on REIT Capital Raising

    J.P. Morgan’s Mark Streeter sees a healthy capital markets environment for REITs today.

  • 6/12/2019

    Trade Tensions Reinforce the Value of Real Estate Investment, Portfolio Manager Says

    Salient’s Joel Beam says real estate offers “flight to safety” for many investors.

  • 5/13/2019

    Average Credit Rating for Large REITs Likely to Increase

    J.P. Morgan Chase’s Mark Streeter says that the ratings agencies will continue to upgrade REITs with the right leverage balance.

  • 5/7/2019

    Joint Ventures Could Become a Bigger Alternative Capital Source for REITs, Attorney Says

    King & Spalding’s Kathryn Furman says preferred equity is a popular alternative capital source.

  • 5/7/2019

    REIT Capital Markets “Wide Open” for Equity and Debt, Banker Says

    RBC Capital Markets’ John Perkins says REITs have access to plenty of liquidity.

  • 5/1/2019

    REITs Need to Understand Fallback Language in Post-LIBOR Environment

    Regency Centers executive urges REITs to focus on debt and interest rate swap agreements.


  • 4/2/2019

    PACE Loans, Opportunity Zones Emerge as Areas of Interest for REITs

    Alston & Bird’s Michael Kessler also sees improved REIT valuations supporting M&A activity.