Research PaperClimate risk in private real estate portfolios: What’s the exposure?
As a long-term asset class, private real estate is especially vulnerable to climate-related events, such as water stress, hurricanes and flooding. The impact for investors could range from increased operational costs (e.g., damage to the property, repair costs) to the potential for higher insurance costs, property devaluation and in some extreme cases, the complete loss of the property. We analyzed physical risks in five real estate markets in different regions (Australia, South Africa, the...
Oct 17, 2019
MSCI EventMSCI/IPF UK Quarterly Property Index Results, Q3 2019
Sep 30, 2019
MSCI EventMSCI Fastighetsseminarium om hållbarhet
Aug 22, 2019
MSCI EventMSCI/SCSI Ireland Property Investment Seminar, Q3 2019
Aug 21, 2019
Research PaperGlobal real estate performance in 2018
We present results and analysis from the MSCI’s Global Annual Property Index for 2018, identifying current asset-level real estate performance trends globally and by national market. Globally, income yields on private real estate assets remained at record lows for the year, while technological disruption had a growing impact on retail and industrial property performance. What were the consequences for real estate returns, at a global and national level?
Jul 3, 2019
Press ReleaseMSCI Announces Winners of Annual UK Property Investment Performance Awards
Jul 1, 2019
Research PaperPrivate Real Estate: Valuations and Sale Price Comparison Report 2018 Results
For mainstream financial asset classes, investment performance measurement is based on transaction prices. In contrast, direct real estate is well known for being an illiquid and heterogeneous asset class, making the establishment of purely price-based indexes problematic. In order to overcome these obstacles, MSCI’s private real estate indexes are constructed on the basis of professionally sourced open market valuations, i.e., price estimates based on a set of market process assumptions...
Jun 28, 2019
Research PaperReal Estate Market Size 2018
MSCI began systematically estimating the size of professionally managed real estate investment markets in 2004. These estimates are fundamental to the creation of the MSCI Global Annual Property Index and a range of other multinational indexes and benchmarks, and they provide insights into the coverage of MSCI’s direct property indexes. This paper sets out the 2018 market size estimates and explains the main changes between 2017 and 2018.
Jun 28, 2019
Research PaperFrench Barometer - 25th Edition
Dans cette 25ème édition du Baromètre MSCI, les plus grosses sociétés de gestion ajustent leurs anticipations pour 2019 et nous donnent leur vision du marché pour 2020. In the 25th edition of the French Barometer, the biggest investment companies adjust their anticipations on the French investment property market for 2019 and provide their vision for 2020.
Jun 14, 2019
Press ReleaseMSCI appoints Simone Bouch as Head of Australia and New Zealand Client Coverage
Jun 3, 2019