News by Topic : Investment news

  • 11/6/2014

    REITWorld 2014: Capital Flows into REIT Sector Remain Robust, Panelists Says

    Capital chasing limited number of real estate assets.

  • 10/15/2014

    REITs a Cornerstone of UPS Pension Portfolio

    Greg Spick

    UPS Group Trust’s Greg Spick says he looks to REITs first when building a real estate position.

  • 10/14/2014

    CEM Benchmarking Releases Direct Comparative Study on Defined Benefit Pension Fund Performance and Costs

    CEM Benchmarking

    Data from over 300 pension funds found listed equity REITs to be the top-performing asset class overall, with significantly lower fees than other real and alternative assets.

  • 10/3/2014

    Quick Study: REITs Slip in September Amid Broad Market Downturn

    REITs still offering stronger returns than other investments on a longer term basis, Case says.

  • 9/19/2014

    PwC Survey Shows Consistent Signs of Strength in Office, Health Care Real Estate

    Investors report widespread optimism about direction of real estate market.

  • 9/12/2014

    Survey Finds Commercial Real Estate Executives Overwhelmingly Optimistic About Next Year

    DLA Piper survey highlights abundant capital availability, low interest rates.

  • 9/3/2014

    Commercial Real Estate Executives Eyeing Secondary Markets, Mid-Tier Assets, Survey Shows

    KPMG survey points to increased interest in Southeast, Midwest regions.

  • 8/6/2014

    REIT Bondholders Benefitting from Strong Corporate Governance, Fitch Ratings Finds

    Non-staggered boards a governance plus for REITs, Fitch says.

  • 8/6/2014

    NorthStar Realty Finance Plans to Acquire Griffin-American Healthcare REIT for $4 Billion

    NorthStar would gain Griffin-American assets in 31 states and the United Kingdom.

  • 7/17/2014

    CBRE CEO Likes What He Sees in Mall REITs

    T. Ritson Ferguson

    T. Ritson Ferguson of CBRE Clarion Securities touts mall, lodging sector.