On 6 October 2016 AREF submitted its response to the European Commission’s consultation on the main barriers to the cross-borders distribution of investment funds across the EU. Please click to see our additional comment in relation to Question 5.1
On 6 October 2016 AREF submitted its response to the European Commission’s consultation on the main barriers to the cross-borders distribution of investment funds across the EU. Please click here to see AREF’s submission.
HMRC consultation: Authorised Contractual Schemes – reducing tax complexity for investors
With less than a year before the UK leaves the EU, this event focused on the current and future impact of Brexit on the real estate fund industry. We had the chief economist of Toscafund Asset Management, Savvas Savouri; Lord Oakeshott, co-founder and chairman of OLIM Property; Victoria Brown, head of regional management EMEA at Aberdeen Standard; Alex Bignell, head of UK at CBRE Global Investors.
Click here to read the Post-event Summary
The Open End Fund Pricing Study is a consultation paper and the initial output from a focus group jointly commissioned by the Association of Real Estate Funds (AREF) and InRev, the European Association for Investors in Non-Listed Real Estate Vehicles. You can read more about this study here by clicking here. If you have feedback email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Following the Paradise Papers, we republish our positioning paper following last year’s Panama Papers, to clarify the use of offshore funds by some of our members.