Private Assets

11DEC 2018

Markets

Outlook 2019: Global cities

Global cities look set to benefit from a technological revolution in 2019 as investors place a higher value on knowledge than manufacturing.

11DEC 2018

Markets

Outlook 2019: European commercial real estate

Demand for European commercial real estate is underpinned by an increase in technology and professional service jobs

NOVEMBER

30NOV 2018

Markets

Amazon HQ2 - "Mr. Bezos, why didn’t you call?"

If Jeff Bezos had called the Global Cities team we could have saved him a year’s worth of work.

27NOV 2018

Markets

Freebie, anyone?

Schroders has developed a tool to measure a building’s proximity to transport hubs, which could underpin long-term returns of certain companies.

OCTOBER

22OCT 2018

Markets

Why psychology is the secret ingredient in the success of global cities

Real estate investors may not be aware of the impact psychology can have on cities.

SEPTEMBER

20SEP 2018

Markets

Investing in commercial real estate? It’s all about that basis (no trouble)

For discerning commercial real estate investors, we believe the lower cost basis – the initial property acquisition costs - outside of the major, more “glamorous” big cities in the US could offer real value.

04SEP 2018

Markets

The housing affordability puzzle – is it really so puzzling?

We explore why global cities continue to attract young professionals and argue that living in such places is good value, despite the high costs of housing.

AUGUST

08AUG 2018

Markets

The data boom in Chinese cities and what it means for real estate investing

China is at the forefront of a technological revolution and the quantity of data it will yield is unprecedented. For investors in companies based in the country’s global cities, this could bring compelling opportunities.

JULY

04JUL 2018

Markets

How the high street is being reinvented in global cities

Death of the high street? Hugo Machin, a Global Cities investor and blogger, explains why certain retail locations are thriving