real asset


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Real Asset

Any asset with intrinsic value. Examples include real estate, a factory, or a patent. Real assets explicitly exclude financial instruments like a debt or a currency.

real asset

A physical asset such as gold or timber. Real assets tend to be most desirable during periods of high inflation. See also financial asset.
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Harrison Street is focussed on alternative real assets with investment solutions focussed on the Education, Healthcare and Storage sectors.
Real Asset Management (RAM), an MRI Software Company, is a leading provider of fixed asset management and logistics software & services.
YOUTHS REAL ASSET OF JI: Leaders of Jamaat-i-Islami have said that their objective is a clean, prosperous and Islamic Pakistan for which youths are being mobilised.
The same report indicates that, between May 1991 and December 2016, a diversified real assets blend portfolio with equally weighted portions dedicated to global real estate, commodities, natural resources and listed infrastructure would have generated a 6.9% average annualized return.
Islamabad, Nov 25 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-N President Nawaz Sharif has criticised those who have been demanding that the Sharif family declare their 'real assets'.
The Real Asset Investing Forum will be held in conjunction with the fourth annual Private Equity Summit for Institutional Investors.
S = the column vector ([s.sub.1, s.sub.2, ..., s.sub.k]) of uncertain dollar cash flow or total return from investment in the jth real asset. The column vector for expected values is S = (s.sub.1, s.sub.2, ..., s.sub.k]).
Real Asset Management provides fixed asset management and logistics software and services.
"Sponsors have seen enough analysis to realize that participants who allocate, say, 10% of their assets from a traditional stock and bond portfolio into a real asset portfolio are going to see more stable returns and reduced risk over a market cycle," notes Verdeyen.
What then is a real asset? Essentially, "real" often equates to being both 'fungible' and tangible.
The acquisition of CCC will strengthen and expand Brookfield's business and research capability, diversifying its real asset public securities investment offerings, which currently focus on real estate equities, infrastructure equities, real asset solutions and real asset debt.
Real estate, whether in shares of real estate investment trusts (REITs) or in commercial properties by direct investment, also is considered a real asset. Landlords can increase their rents over time and keep revenues in line with rising prices; they can pass through some higher costs to tenants, as well.