The FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed (Global) Index increased 1.4% during November 2014. Global equities increased by 2.9% while the global bonds market gained 1.2%. Real estate markets in North America increased 2.3% and Europe's market increased with 3.7% while Asia was down by 1.6%.
Over a one-year period, global real estate investments have returned 26.2% compared to a 13.0% and a 6.8% return from global equities and global bonds, respectively. Annualised ten-year rolling returns for real estate investments stand at 8.1%. Equities gained 7.7% while bonds markets posted a 4.0% return per annum.
At the end of November 2014, the FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Index counted a total of 311 constituents, representing a free float market capitalisation of over EUR 992 billion.
Source : EPRA