Asian Investors in the magazine – Page 9

  • Opportunity by the shed load
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    Opportunity by the shed load

    February 2008 (Magazine)

    With foreign investment continuing to flow into Asia, logistics is emerging as a serious growth opportunity for providers, with Vietnam attracting most attention. Michael Grimes reports

  • Market view: India – a competitive advantage
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    Market view: India – a competitive advantage

    February 2008 (Magazine)

    Logistics is increasingly becoming a strategic source of competitive advantage with the increase in the global outsourcing of production, shortening of product life cycles and intensification of global competition.

  • Happy decoupling
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    Happy decoupling

    February 2008 (Magazine)

    The Asia Pacific region is not as threatened by the current market jitters arising from the sub-prime crisis as it might have been 10 years ago, as Michael Grimes reports

  • Road to Russia
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    Road to Russia

    December 2007 (Magazine)

    Investors look East as Europe reaches saturation point; Norwegian real estate remains bullish and Aberdeen launches a bespoke vehicle

  • States of ambition
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    States of ambition

    December 2007 (Magazine)

    Oil revenues are surging, the rate of development is staggering and the potential for returns is very appealing. But there are concerns about capacity and the role the region will play in the world economy. Ian Cundell reports

  • Accommodating progress
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    Accommodating progress

    December 2007 (Magazine)

    REITs are breaking new ground in Dubai with potential for more in the region to soak up the vast excess of liquidity. Simon Gray reports

  • Fettered dynamism
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    Fettered dynamism

    December 2007 (Magazine)

    South Africa real estate tops the IPD performance index and the economic outlook is good but a shortage of prime real estate, building materials and a severe brain drain are clouding the horizon, as Lynn Strongin Dodds reports

  • Location is everything
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    Location is everything

    December 2007 (Magazine)

    Those Australian super funds which have a view of Sydney are focusing on the best positioned assets. Their perspective on Australia’s financial centre is provided by Richard Newell

  • Dutch pioneers
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    Dutch pioneers

    December 2007 (Magazine)

    Large pension assets and a small home market mean that pension funds from the Netherlands are ahead of their European counterparts whose Asia strategies are still relatively new. Kristen Paech reports

  • Basking in brighter prospects
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    Basking in brighter prospects

    December 2007 (Magazine)

    After some years of being outshone by other Australian cities, Sydney is picking up again, driven by sound fundamentals. Rod Cornish reports

  • Product plays catch up
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    Product plays catch up

    December 2007 (Magazine)

    Bullishness about Asia sits alongside concern about the region’s ability to absorb and retain capital. So select your opportunities carefully, warns Michael Grimes

  • Sentimental education
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    Sentimental education

    December 2007 (Magazine)

    In a detailed analysis of the recent ULI/PwC survey of investor sentiment towards Asian real estate, Chuck Di Rocco and John Forbes identify a few concerns clouding an otherwise bright horizon

  • Shopper’s paradise?
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    Shopper’s paradise?

    December 2007 (Magazine)

    The case for investing in Asian retail is compelling but, as Paul Benjamin explains, getting one’s hands on a prize prospect is far from straightforward

  • Market view: rising sun, broadening horizon
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    Market view: rising sun, broadening horizon

    December 2007 (Magazine)

    The optimal combination of performance, size, liquidity, and relative risk make Japan an attractive destination for property investment.

  • Retailers get out of the rain
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    Retailers get out of the rain

    December 2007 (Magazine)

    Despite being one of the most opaque real estate markets, Vietnam has a fast changing retail scene that offers exciting prospects, says Rik Mekkelholt

  • Gateway to China
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    Gateway to China

    December 2007 (Magazine)

    Interest in Chinese real estate is considerable but accessing this immature market can be problematic. A solution is presented by Cohen & Steer's Scott Crowe and Derek Cheung

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    Pushing back the frontiers

    December 2007 (Magazine)

    In China, Indonesia, the Philippines and Pakistan, REITs are no longer a distant prospect thanks to the help of APREA. Peter Mitchell reports

  • Two cheers for the Europhiles
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    Two cheers for the Europhiles

    September 2007 (Magazine)

    We see a refocus on Europe-specific markets; investors show a preference for German commercial; Belgium makes a blip on the radar, and Asia’s further interest is shown in strategic potential

  • Go boldly, tread carefully
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    Go boldly, tread carefully

    September 2007 (Magazine)

    The question for pension funds is not whether but how to invest in Chinese real estate, as Shayla Walmsley reports

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    Early bird renewals

    September 2007 (Magazine)

    One thing that comes across clearly when talking to investors who have made commitments in China is how important it is to have good local partners.