ASX:APD

This is what the new face of retailing looks like

Matthew  Coleman

‘Experiential retailing’ means different things to different people. Traditional retailers view it as the solution to the online threat. Shoppers see it as improving the face of shopping centres, offsetting the decline of department stores with innovative new speciality outlets and entertainment options. As for commercial property investors, well, we’ll... Show More

Why the new ethical investing is blossoming

Corrine Ng

Whether you’ve heard of it or not, ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) investing is already big business. Bank of America claims it has doubled in the past few decades1 and the US$1.3tn Government Pension Investment Fund of Japan intends to more than triple its portfolio allocation to ESG investments from... Show More

The next big thing for property trusts

Patrick O'Reilly

Technology has disrupted many industries but commercial property isn’t one of them. Buildings are still buildings, and the predictability of the rents is the source of the stable, reliable returns property trust investors demand. Disruption is, however, creating an opportunity with all the attractions of traditional commercial property plus richer... Show More

APD – closing the gap on fair value

Tim Hannon

APN Property Group (APD) is a real estate focused fund manager with a twenty year trading history. Like many real estate companies, APD experienced a tumultuous time during the 2007/08 global financial crisis. Now in 2015 the company is very well capitalised and has four business units that have developed... Show More