News by Topic : Global investing

  • 6/24/2015

    China REITs Alliance Working to Expand Industry Knowledge

    Secretary General Fred Wang says REITs starting to emerge in China.

  • 6/22/2015

    Fibra Inn Continues to Focus on Acquisitions in Business Travel Market

    Miguel Aliaga

    CFO Miguel Aliaga says Mexican REITs are working to increase visibility at home and abroad.

  • 5/28/2015

    Real Estate as a Major Asset Class

    David Funk

    Cornell University professor David Funk says institutional investors should view REITs as permanent asset class with cash, stocks and bonds.

  • 5/13/2015

    Fitch Analyst Says Market Ripe for REIT Privatizations

    Steven Marks of Fitch Ratings says some publicly traded REITs will become acquisition targets.

  • 5/1/2015

    Research Indicates Investors Missing Out on International Real Estate

    Analysis from Fidelity touts benefits of investing in real estate abroad.

  • 4/30/2015

    FIRPTA Reform Legislation Introduced in House of Representatives

    The Real Estate Investment and Jobs Act of 2015 expected to stimulate foreign investment in U.S. real estate.

  • 4/24/2015

    Blackstone’s Single-Family Rental Venture Could Go Public in Next Two Years

    Blackstone’s Jonathan  Gray anticipates public market support for single-family model.

  • 4/24/2015

    Deloitte Analyst Says Chinese Interest in U.S. Real Estate Remains Firm

    Deloitte’s Bob O’Brien still sees hurdles in developing China’s REIT market.

  • 4/21/2015

    Professor Says Retirees, Millennials and Immigrants Changing Real Estate Industry

    Kerry Vandel

    Kerry Vandel of the University of California-Irvine cites changes in technology as having a major impact on real estate business.

  • 4/20/2015

    Industrial REIT Prologis Buying KTR Capital for $5.9 Billion

    Deal seen as potential sign of more large industrial transactions to come.