The $151 billion pension fund’s CIO says it’s “hard to be optimistic” on global markets right now. Experts at firms such as Blackstone and UBS are also concerned.
The private equity firm and sovereign wealth fund took advantage of strong bond markets to raise funds to pay themselves a special dividend in an Indian outsourcing company.
AsianInvestor spoke to Asia-Pacific chairman Chris Heady about the private equity giant's regional approach to property investment and the potential impact of Donald Trump's policies.
AsianInvestor spoke to Chris Heady, Asia-Pacific chairman and Asia head of real estate at the private equity giant, about co-investment, personnel and LP trends.
Japanese investors need to carefully sift through a bumper crop of funds raising capital. Smaller gems may outperform.
The bulk of real estate fundraising and deals in Asia is now being done by asset managers based in the region rather than big global players.