September 11, 2018

Fund Manager Chat: Alex Ross, Premier Pan-European Property Share Fund

by Jake Moeller.

In this podcast, Alex Ross, fund manager of the Premier Pan-European Property Share Fund, provides an overview of the philosophy and process behind his fund and gives a detailed outlook for European property shares.

Alex outlines the benefits of listed property for an investor portfolio, examines some of the challenges and opportunities present in the asset class and explains how he is positioning his portfolio for the remainder of 2018.

Running Order

Run Time Topic
00:20 Outline the philosophy and objective of the Premier Pan-European Property Share Fund
01:13 What particular expertise does Premier have in this asset class?
01:40 Why listed property? Why Pan-European?
03:15 Why is the fund so heavily invested in UK and Germany?
05:15 Outline your sector exposures
08:00 How is the “disruption” theme being incorporated into the portfolio?
10:00 What is the outlook for income, yield and rental growth?
11:55 What are some of the challenges in the asset class?
13:30 What is your broad outlook and how are positioning yourself for the rest of 2018?


Alex is chatting with Jake Moeller, Head of UK and Ireland Research, at Lipper in London on August 30, 2018.

About Alex Ross

Alex Ross, Premier Asset Management.

Alex Ross, Premier Asset Management.

Alex joined Premier as fund manager of the Premier Pan European Property Share Fund in June 2005 and has over 20 years of investment management experience in real estate securities. Alex previously worked as a property fund manager at Aberdeen Asset Management.


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