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Regulation: Keeping law and order in alternative lending

Although the alternative real estate lending sector has grown massively, regulation remains light.

Regulation: Solvency II – The right degree of caution?

Solvency II regulators have shown willing to investigate high CMBS capital charges for insurers.

Residential finance: The European opportunity

Continental European markets offer developers and lenders opportunities to back residential projects.

Residential finance: Capital housing in the UK

London’s luxury flats are out of favour with lenders, as they focus on what is deemed ‘affordable’ residential in the UK capital.

Logistics: Facing an exciting future

The rapid evolution of the European logistics sector presents financiers with the opportunity to tap in to an exciting growth area, but it also puts them into uncharted territory. Perhaps more than any other real estate sector, the very nature of logistics is changing. While many lenders now recognise the appeal of financing logistics, getting […]

Logistics: Europe’s burgeoning market

The European logistics property market is booming, and lenders are aiming to capitalise. Lauren Parr reports.