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Retail: Dead or Alive? - A FutureGen Network Event
 Retail is at a crossroads: with whispers of CVA almost a daily occurrence, consumer habits continuously changing, and the rise of ‘e-tailing’, retail must evolve if it wants to survive. Please join the expert panelists as they share their views on the Future of Retail. Bringing together a diverse mix of opinions, including speakers from retail-led regeneration schemes, we shall discuss whether retail gems can still be found amongst ‘secondary’, the relevance of physical retail as we know...
Osborne Clarke, One London Wall, London, EC2Y 5EB
Tuesday, 30 October, 2018 - 08:30
AREF F-O-R-T Series - Event 1: Capital Gains Tax
This will be the first in a new and ongoing series of events called FORT, based on topical issues around Funds, Operations, Regulation and Tax. Following on from the successful AREF roundtable events earlier this year, tax experts, Matthew Roach of KPMG and Nick Burt of CMS CMNO will take us through the new legislation on CGT which will be released soon.   Places may have to be restricted to one or two members per firm, depending on uptake. We will contact you by email in this...
Link Asset Services, 65 Gresham Street, London, EC2V 7NQ
Wednesday, 14 November, 2018 - 08:30
AREF F-O-R-T series - Event 2: Fund Structures
This will be the second in a new and ongoing series of events called FORT, based on topical issues around Funds, Operations, Regulation and Tax. This event launches our detailed study of real estate fund structures. Through numerous interviews with leading stakeholders in the industry, it will detail all structures available and discuss the key issues and trends affecting them both now and the potential for the near future. A brief presentation will be followed by an interactive panel discussion....
CASS Business School, 106 Bunhill Row, London, EC1Y 8TZ
Thursday, 7 February, 2019 - 08:30
FutureGen - Fund Life Cycle Series
This event is aimed at the younger generation of real estate practitioners and will be a series of events looking at the creation, running and wind-up of a fund.More information to be announched soon.  
Cass Business School, 106 Bunhill Row, London, EC1Y 8TZ
Thursday, 28 February, 2019 - 08:30
AREF Annual Dinner 2018
 The Association of Real Estate Funds invites members to the AREF Annual Dinner & Awards 2018 on Wednesday 26 September 2018. Wednesday 26th September 2018The Dorchester, Park Lane, London W1K 1QADress: Business AttireTable bookings and tickets are for AREF members only - BOOKING FORM To book tickets or a table at the dinner, AREF members can download a copy of the form by clicking here.  The form should be emailed to Sarah Broadway ( ...
Wednesday, 26 September, 2018 - 18:45
FutureGen Summer Drinks - Inaugural Event
Read the post event summary here.  Members of the AREF FutureGen Committee would like to invite you to the inaugural FutureGen Summer Drinks event, kindly hosted and sponsored by CBRE at their rooftop bar. This is an opportunity for the next generation of Real Estate Practitioners to meet, get to know each other and network in a relaxed environment. There will be a BBQ (weather permitting) on the evening and drinks available. We are delighted to confirm that CBRE have kindly agreed to...
CBRE Rooftop Bar, 6th Floor, St Martins Court, Paternoster Row, London, EC4M 7HP
Wednesday, 11 July, 2018 - 17:30
AREF Summer Drinks Reception
The AREF Team would be delighted to see you at the AREF Summer Drinks Reception. Date: Thursday 21st June 2018Time: 18:00hrsVenue: UBS, 5 Broadgate Circle, London EC2M 2BN.(By invitation only) Kindly hosted and sponsored by UBS
UBS, 5 Broadgate Circle, London, EC2M 2BN
Thursday, 21 June, 2018 - 18:00
Joint IPF event on LGPS
Read the Post-event Summary by clicking here. Date:      Friday 11th May 2018Time:     08.30 - 10.00 (registration from 08.00)Venue:   Goodwin Law, 100 Cheapside, London, EC2V 6DY Following the success of the two LGPS events in 2017, IPF and AREF are running a seminar that considers the implications for property of the government’s requirements for the existing 90 Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) administering authorities to ‘pool’ their investments...
Goodwin Law, 100 Cheapside, London, EC2V 6DY
Friday, 11 May, 2018 - 08:30
AREF Roundtable to discuss MSCI consultation on EU Benchmark Regulation regarding Real Estate Indexes
Read the Post-event Summary by clicking here. MSCI have just released a consultation on EU Benchmark Regulation in relation to the MSCI Asset-based and Fund-based Real Estate Indexes. AREF intends to respond to this consultation. Their current proposal is as follows:“MSCI proposes not to seek authorization in the EU as a benchmark administrator for the MSCI asset-based and fund-based real estate indexes at this time, and to restrict usage of these indexes and benchmarks to non-regulated uses.”...
AREF, 23 Camomile street, London, EC3A 7LL
Thursday, 3 May, 2018 - 15:00