08 April 2014
The latest whitepaper of Bouwinvest Research discusses the powerful diversification benefits of investing in global real estate. By spreading across real estate markets that are poorly correlated, the risk on portfolio level can be reduced.
To some degree, these benefits can be realised by investing in multiple real estate
sectors within a single market, although correlations across sectors tend to be relatively high. However, a significant further enhancement of risk-adjusted returns is possible through investing outside the national economy and spreading across global real estate markets. Download the full paper below.