The 4th Industrial Revolution: “Big 3” changes impacting global supply chains

A trend back toward more regionalized economies? We now live in a truly global economy. Companies make and ship products all over […]

Asian and Middle East sovereign wealth funds ramp up real estate investments

SWFs and pension funds have continued to increase their real estate allocations and have led the charge in investment in new sub-sectors.

Asia Pacific

APAC investment in the spotlight

Investment activity in Asia Pacific showed the biggest uptick of all three regions, rising 13 percent year-on-year in the first six months of the year.

Japan’s real estate market to stay bullish

A combination of Abenomics and quantitative easing has led to a revived economy and an increasingly bullish real estate market in the Land of the Rising Sun.


Automotive investment: the next big alternative asset class?

Investors are flocking to the UK’s automotive sector as new green technology and the potential for long-term growth raise the profile, and profits, of this alternative asset class.

Investment in the Last Mile

Often referred to as ‘The Last Mile’, city and urban logistics has been thrown into the spotlight with the exponential growth in e-commerce.