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Latest Monthly Brief
February 27, 2020
On February 14, we celebrated 15 years of partnership with FTSE Russell and Nareit at the London Stock Exchange. When we first launched the Index in 2005 there were 307 companies in the FTSE EPRA Nareit Global Index representing a market cap of EUR 546 billion, which has now grown to 477 constituents globally, representing a total market cap of EUR 1.68 trillion. This clearly demonstrates investors’ appetite for this liquid and diversified asset class.
January 30, 2020
In the coming month EPRA will launch an education programme in partnership with INSEAD, to help young real estate professionals further enhance their strategic skills applied to the listed real estate sector. In the meantime, we look at the recently published academic research papers, at our members' perception of their Association, and the Solvency II 2020 review.
November 29, 2019
Earlier this month, EPRA released an important update to the Best Practices Recommendations Guidelines, which introduced the new NAV metrics and reviewed the CAPEX metric. The changes reflect the evolution of our industry and give more granularity to investors.
Latest Press Releases
January 16, 2020
A model developed by Concordia University, under a research paper commissioned by EPRA, for the first time addresses investors’ inability to access standardised metrics for evaluating the monetary value and impact of property companies’ contributions to ESG initiatives.
November 04, 2019
Following extensive consultation with industry stakeholders, EPRA has announced changes to the Net Asset Value (NAV) measurement to reflect the significant evolution of the listed real estate sector over the last 16 years, when the Best Practices Recommendations guidelines were first introduced.
September 11, 2019
Oxford Economics study finds “reassessment of strategic allocations to listed real estate justified”.
Latest Articles
September 04, 2019
By 2050, 70% of the global population will be living in cities. But many city-dwellers feel trapped and hesitate to find new accommodations or jobs. City centres must remain accessible and welcoming, especially for the middle classes, which are an economic driver - writes Méka Brunel, CEO of Gecina.
May 15, 2019
Against a backdrop of low interest rates and an ageing population yields that are significantly higher than government bonds are particularly attractive to institutional investors such as pension funds. This is one of the reasons we have seen increased allocation to European listed real estate from institutional investors in recent years.
April 25, 2019
Listed real estate produced the second highest average institutional investment returns in the Netherlands (2005-2016) across eight major asset classes, an EPRA-sponsored study by researchers CEM Benchmarking of European institutional investors has concluded.
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