The FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed (Global) Index decreased 1.8% during January 2017. Global equities and global bonds market gained 1.5% and lost 0.8% respectively during the month of January. Real estate markets in North America decreased 2.8% and Europe's market decreased by 3.3% while Asia was up by 1.1%.
Over a one-year period, global real estate investments have returned 10.4% compared to a gain of 18.0% and of 0.1% from global equities and global bonds, respectively. Annualised ten-year rolling returns for real estate investments stand at 3.7%. Equities gained 5.0% while bonds markets posted a 4.0% return per annum.
At the end of January 2017, the FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Index counted a total of 333 constituents, representing a free float market capitalisation of over EUR 1,255 billion.
Source : EPRA