Welcome to the December edition of Real Asset Insight.
This edition of Real Asset Insight, whose publication has coincided with MAPIC, has a particular focus on property’s retail, F&B and leisure segments.
This edition includes an interview with McArthurGlen co-CEO Joan Jove (page 32) explains to us in an interview how the outlet retail sector has fared during the pandemic and how it too is adapting for a future in which online is embraced as part of the mix.
CBRE Investment Management’s Darya Frolova explains how physical retail provides a way of offsetting business constraints for pure e-commerce players in a new research paper from CBRE Investment Management and Cushman & Wakefield’s Sally Bruer explains how retailers are reacting to hybrid shopping and are creating micro delivery hubs.
Also in this edition, we include an exclusive interview with Sébastien Berden COO of healthcare specialist, Cofinimmo on the strategy that has led to significant growth in 2021.
We also look at Germany’s continued safe-haven status, Glasgow’s Greenprint for Investment, Emerging Trends 2022, alternative lending, student housing and we include our regular special section on senior housing and healthcare.