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04JUL 2018

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

2017

OCTOBER

26OCT 2017

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How Philadelphia’s diverse economy is helping revive the East Coast underdog

Fallen manufacturing giant Philadelphia, ranked 25th in the Schroders Global Cities Index, is fighting back thanks to technological innovation, its location and world-class educational facilities.

13OCT 2017

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Amazon hunts for its perfect global city

The Global Cities team analyses Amazon's blueprint for the perfect global city.

12OCT 2017

Blog

60 seconds on why data centres matter for real estate investors

Demand for data from sectors such as the gaming industry and high frequency traders can benefit real estate in global cities.

SEPTEMBER

19SEP 2017

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Why Paris is on the up: tourism, transport and Brexit

Paris is ranked 16th in our Global Cities index. With tourism recovering and transport links improving it should be an attractive proposition to property investors.

AUGUST

10AUG 2017

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60 seconds on the importance of universities to global cities

Tom Walker discusses the latest Schroders Global Cities Index and the importance of universities in real estate investing.

JULY

12JUL 2017

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Could Melbourne's house price boom derail its global city status?

Melbourne is the world’s “most liveable” city. If you can afford the property prices, that is.

JUNE

26JUN 2017

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Where are the best global cities for real estate investing?

The latest release of the Schroders Global Cities Index is out, and Los Angeles takes the top spot.