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Driving Factors & the Future of Real Estate Fund Structures - Jersey Seminar
Which factors drive fund managers’ decisions & what is the business rationale behind their choices?How do investors choose their funds?What is the future of the real estate funds industry? This event will look at answering these questions, as well as discussing the various structures and jurisdictions used for real estate funds. Confirmed speakers/panellists:Cathryn Vanderspar, Partner, Eversheds Sutherland (link to biog)Jonathan Master, Partner, Eversheds Sutherland (link to biog)James...
The Pomme D'Or Hotel, Liberation Square, Jersey, JE1 3UF
Wednesday, 27 September, 2017 - 15:15
IPF/AREF Joint Event: Real Assets - One Step Beyond
Outline:Against the backdrop of increasing demand for new forms of real assets within pension fund portfolios, the speakers will consider the rationale for asset allocation to real assets and the opportunities for such investment in the UK and further afield. Confirmed Speakers:       Bill Hughes, Head of Real Assets, Legal & General Investment ManagementFraser Hughes, CEO, Global Listed Infrastructure OrganisationPaul Richards, Head of the European Real Estate...
Travers Smith LLP, 2-3 Hosier Lane, London, EC1A 9LX
Tuesday, 3 October, 2017 - 08:30
Outlook for the Global Real Estate Market
BREAKFAST SEMINAR This event will examine the scale and shape of the global real estate funds markets, explore the differences in structure and approach at regional and country level, and discuss current and anticipated trends from the perspective of managers and investors.Confirmed speakers/panellists:Andrew Baum, Property Funds Research (link to biography)Paul Richards, Mercer (link to biography)Peter Hayes, PGIMOthers to be confirmedRegistration & Breakfast 08:30 | Start 09:00 | Networking 10...
Kindly sponsored by RBC Investor & Treasury Services, Montcalm Royal London House Hotel, 22-25 Finsbury Square, London, EC2A 1DX
Thursday, 19 October, 2017 - 08:30
AREF Annual Dinner & Awards
The 2017 AREF Annual Dinner & Awards Ceremony will be held on 20th September 2017.All tables have now been sold for this year's event.Programme for the evening:6.30pm – Welcome drinks are served7.45pm – Call to Dinner8.00pm – Welcome8.10pm – Dinner10.30pm – Networking and post dinner drinks1.00am – CloseA cash bar is open all evening.Dress code:  Business attireRead more about our the AREF Awards here.For further information, please email: 
The Dorchester Hotel
Wednesday, 20 September, 2017 - 18:30
AREF Lunch Event: The Future of Real Estate Funds & Illiquid Assets
The UK property market faced a number of challenges as a result of the Brexit outcome of the EU referendum. One year on, this seminar offers the opportunity to hear from industry experts as they examine the industry’s response to the events and discuss the current issues affecting real estate funds.Registration 11:00 | Start 11:30 | Lunch 13:00 | Finish 14:00Confirmed speakers:Paolo Alonzi, Chief Operating Officer, Real Estate at Standard Life & Chair of AREF’s Public Affairs Committee (biography)Guy...
Standard Life, 30 St Mary Axe, London, EC3A 8EP
Tuesday, 4 July, 2017 - 11:00
AREF Members' Summer Drinks Reception
This event is only open to AREF Members. Download the invitation here.Email:
Tuesday, 6 June, 2017 - 18:00
Investing in European Real Estate
For Full Fund Members Only AREF Full Fund Members are invited to join AREF and Intertrust at the following seminar: 'Investing in European Real Estate' seminar on Wednesday 31 May at the Ham Yard Hotel, London. At the event Intertrust will reveal the key findings from their recent research, 'Investing in European Real Estate'. They'll share insights into what the research results mean for the real estate industry in the UK, and explore investors’ views and the drivers of...
Ham Yard Hotel, 1 Ham Yard, London, W1D 7DT
Wednesday, 31 May, 2017 - 16:00
A Review of Real Estate Fund Behaviour following the EU Referendum - Discussion Forum
Following the result of the EU Referendum in June last year, and the resultant impacts on many of the open-ended real estate funds available to retail investors, we commissioned John Forbes Consulting to undertake an independent review of the impact of the result on real estate funds, and to evaluate whether any improvements could be made to deal with market shocks in the future.  The review aims to assess the impact not only on clients but on the market as a whole, including: fund distributors,...
Eversheds Sutherland, 1 Wood Street, London, EC2V 7WS
Thursday, 30 March, 2017 - 08:30