The group plans a summer launch for the European Special Situations fund, which will be managed by Richard Pease. The fund will be a smaller and more nimble version of Pease’s existing £476.5m New Star European Growth fund.
Following a number of years of strong performance, the UK commercial property market collapsed in the second half of 2007 and capital values continued to reduce sharply throughout 2008.
Working as an adviser today can sometimes feel a bit like being a mildly eccentric single woman living sometime in the 17th Century. By this I mean that there is a significant chance you’ll be unfairly accused, tried and punished for practices that very rarely go on. The only saving grace today is that when found innocent nowadays it’s only the industry’s reputation that’s ‘burned at the stake’.
Once I had a fund and it was a gas – soon turned out, had a heart of glass.
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