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The Future of Commercial Real Estate (CRE) Debt Belongs to the Invested
24 August 2021
The Market and its Makers The players in the estimated $380 billion* CRE debt sector in Australia are in the business of delivering one product exceedingly well in order to thrive…that product being CRE private debt. During a large major bank merger over a decade...
Hurt locker to hero: Tom Watson rides 1,000km for charity
4 June 2021
Just before Easter, I completed a 1,000km Corporate Charity Cycle Challenge across Victoria. It was a gritty week with plenty of time spent in the hurt locker…notably a 220km day across Victorian Farmland, a sprint up to Sky High Restaurant in the Dandenong Ranges and...
Craig Schloeffel
2 April 2021
A Story of Growth By Craig Schloeffel, Head of Investment AAA Credit1 of 9Australia is 1 of only 9 countries to maintain its Fitch Ratings AAA credit rating during the COVID 19 Pandemic. The ratings agency said Australia’s economy had weathered the pandemic well compared...
2021 Fireworks
23 December 2020
Dear Investors, Confident end to the year…. Whilst most of us will be very happy to see the end of 2020, in the hope of a fresh start in 2021, it’s worth celebrating the fact that Australia is definitely bouncing back! Latest data from ANZ...
Homeless in Sydney
16 October 2020
Foreign Aid Although Australia’s Foreign Aid (official development assistance) budget will remain at 0.21% of our Gross National Income, our spending will technically be cut by $44 million to $4 billion for the 2020-21 financial year as previously forecast. Gender Equality This fund received a...
Happy couple talking to agent in meeting
1 October 2020
One of the many joys of being part of the dynamic and rapidly growing private funding space is the ability to be creative and solutions-driven. Having the flexibility to provide structured solutions across all levels of the capital stack means that as a lender, it...