22 Nov 2019

A high level summary of what's being discussed in recent committee meetings:

  • The Committee is liaising with the Retail Funds Committee on the implications of the FCA Policy Statement on illiquid assets and open-ended funds (PS19/24).
  • The Committee is overseeing the work of the AREF Brexit Working Group to secure the best possible outcome and environment in which our industry can continue to thrive.
  • The Committee is being kept up to date on the proposal for a Professional Investor Fund.
  • The Committee is looking at the work of the Bank of England Commercial Property Forum. 

Next meeting: January/ February 2020 - TBC

View more on the committee here.


Anthony Shayle

Anthony Shayle

Head of Global Real Estate, UBS

Anthony Shayle joined UBS Global Asset Management in June 2009 as Head of Global Real Estate – UK (GRE). In this role, he heads the team responsible for the portfolio management of funds and mandates of our UK-based real estate business. Anthony is a member of the GRE Management Committee and the GRE UK Investment Committee.

Prior to joining UBS, Anthony worked for AXA REIM (2005–2009), where he was Regional Head of the UK, Benelux and Nordics as well as Chairman of the investment committee for the region. Prior to this position, he was Head of Business Development & Marketing UK.  Prior to this, Anthony held various senior investment, asset management, debt structuring, finance & accounting positions in the area of private equity and real estate in Curzon Global Partners, AXA REIM (in a previous period), RODAMCO, UBS, BZW and Bankers Trust. Anthony is a Certified Accountant.