Thought Leadership


In addition to the PIF, Melville is a commentator on topical issues for the UK and European real estate funds sector



Articles


23/7/21: IPE Real Asset Analysis: Disclosure, disclosure, disclosure: Get ahead of regulation

https://realassets.ipe.com/analysis/disclosure-disclosure-disclosure-get-ahead-of-regulation/10054168.article


28/5/21: IPE Real Asset Analysis: Why the UK’s external valuer liability problem for real estate must be solved

https://realassets.ipe.com/analysis/why-the-uks-external-valuer-liability-problem-for-real-estate-must-be-solved/10053131.article


21/5/21: IPE Real Assets Regulatory Briefing: What would launching a long-term asset fund entail?

https://realassets.ipe.com/regulation/regulatory-briefing-what-would-launching-a-long-term-asset-fund-entail/10052940.article


Jan/Feb 21: IPE Real Assets Expert view: Real estate managers must prepare for SFDR

https://realassets.ipe.com/sustainability/expert-view-real-estate-managers-must-prepare-for-sfdr/10050476.article


8/1/21: Real Estate Assets,How can UK alternative fund managers access European Investors post Brexit

https://realassets.ipe.com/news/how-can-uk-alternative-fund-managers-access-european-investors-post-brexit/10049946.article


Sept/Oct 20: IPE Real Assets, UK real estate fund managers face post-Brexit choices

https://realassets.ipe.com/europe/uk-real-estate-fund-managers-face-post-brexit-choices/10047915.article


27/7/20: Portfolio Adviser, How to tackle ‘tick box’ compliance on fund boards

https://portfolio-adviser.com/melville-rodrigues-how-to-tackle-tick-box-compliance-on-fund-boards/




Seminars


7/7/21: Apex Group, UK Funds Review: what will be the outcome? How should managers prepare for the outcome, which may include LTAFs and PIFs?

https://www.theapexgroup.com/insights/on-demand-uk-funds-review-what-will-be-the-outcome/


9/6/21:  Net Zero Pathways – AREF, PropertyMatch & Real Estate Investors’ Forum

https://www.aref.org.uk/resource/post-event-materials-investor-webinar-net-zero-pathways-9th-june-2021.html


23/3/21: Investor event: Long Income and LGPS pooling

https://www.aref.org.uk/events/ems-event-calendar/investor-event-long-income-and-lgps-pooling.html

 

7/1/21: REIF, AREF Investors & PropertyMatch: 2021 Market Prospects and Sustainable Financial disclosure

https://www.aref.org.uk/events/ems-event-calendar/investor-event-2021-market-prospects-and-sustainabile-financial-disclosure.html


16/12/20: AREF, Member Event on AIFMD Consultation

https://www.aref.org.uk/events/ems-event-calendar/member-event-on-aifmd-consultation.html


24/11/20: Real Estate Investors' Forum (REIF), AREF Investors & PropertyMatch: 

https://www.aref.org.uk/events/ems-event-calendar/investor-webinar-brexit-negotiations-us-elections.html



24/9/20: REIF, AREF Investors & PropertyMatch: measuring social impact investment & (in light of Covid-19) what should be the risk premium for real estate?

https://www.aref.org.uk/events/ems-event-calendar/investor-webinar-in-association-with-real-estate-investors-forum-and-propertymatch.html


27/8/20: INREV, Brexit and UK fund developments briefing

https://www.inrev.org/news/inrev-news/brexit-and-uk-fund-developments-briefing-recording-online


19/5/20: REIF, AREF Investors & PropertyMatch: listed real estate and valuations

https://www.aref.org.uk/events/ems-event-calendar/investor-event-listed-real-estate-and-valuations.html


14/11/19: AREF & IPF Seminar: Social Impact Investing - UK Real Estate Sector

https://www.aref.org.uk/events/ems-event-calendar/joint-aref-ipf-seminar-social-impact-investing-uk-real-estate-sector.html