The Association of Real Estate Funds
UK company limited by guarantee, not for profit organisation
II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations
Trade and business associations
London WC2B 6TD
(+44 20) 7269 4677
Mr John Cartwright
Mr Mark Sherwin
We promote the interests of member funds by:
•Ensuring that members offer consistently high quality products and support services to investors and their advisers, and by enhancing the understanding of real estate funds by those users through our governance and transparency standards;
•Informing, influencing and lobbying policy makers, tax and regulatory authorities, and other official bodies to achieve the optimum business environment for real estate funds, through the work of our Executive, Secretariat, Committees and Working Groups;
•Influencing the evolution of our industry by
(i) seeking ways to enhance the products and services offered by members;
(ii) addressing the concerns of third party stakeholders, and;
(iii) developing members’ understanding of new asset types; through promotion of debate, arrangement or sponsorship of events, and commissioned research.
Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive
European Long Term Investment Funds
Capital Markets Union
|No accredited persons|
Member of the European Real Estate Forum (EREF) - an informal multinational alliance of organisations with an interest in institutional investment in European real estate.
Member of the Property Industry Alliance (PIA)- a cross industry group representing the commercial property industry in the UK.
10/2013 - 09/2014
< 9,999 €
No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.
By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.