The annual “Emerging Trends in Real Estate” survey by consulting firm PwC and Urban Land Institute (ULI) gets specific about which markets might be the safest bets for retail investment in today's climate.
Blackstone Group LP, the world's largest alternative asset manager, has agreed to buy about $3 billion worth of stakes in real estate funds from Californian public pension fund Calpers, a boost to its so-called secondaries business....More
In theory, opening the flood gates to non-accredited investors significantly expands the potential investor base and would bring even more capital into the commercial real estate investment arena....More
History doesn't repeat itself, but it rhymes they say. Malinvestment cycles do repeat with a different line-up of giant companies pretty much doing the same dangerous things with a different toy in each cycle....More
As you determine which ETFs best meet your clients’ needs and objectives, bear in mind ETF liquidity and trading. This will help you better maximize opportunities and optimize trades at the best possible price in order to gain potentially higher total returns....More
As plan sponsors become more attuned to the importance of retirement readiness, there is an increasing focus on finding ways to leverage plan design to help participants get the best possible retirement outcomes....More
These articles from the Investments & Wealth Monitor focus on tax-aware investing and include a look at the trinity of asset location (taxes, returns, and time horizon), tactics and strategies for tax-efficient investing, and an after-tax target few advisors have in their sights....More