The FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed (Global) Index decreased 3.0% during June 2013. Global equities decreased 2.7% while the global bonds market lost 1.1%. Real estate markets in North America lost 2.7% and Europe decreased 6.1% while Asia was down by 2.1%.
Over a one-year period, global real estate investments have returned 11.6% compared to a 20.3% and 0.9% return from global equities and global bonds, respectively. Annualised ten-year rolling returns for real estate investments stands at 9.7%. Equities gained 7.6% while bonds markets achieved a 3.6% return per annum.
At the end of June 2013, the FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Index counted a total of 304 constituents, representing a free float market capitalisation of over EUR 795 billion.
Source : EPRA