The FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed (Global) Index decreased 1.5% during July 2017. Global equities and global bonds market gained 1.8% and 0.1% respectively during the month of July. Real estate markets in North America decreased 2.2% and Europe's market decreased by 0.3% while Asia was down by 0.5%.
Over a one-year period, global real estate investments have returned -7.0% compared to a gain of 17.2% and a loss of 3.2% from global equities and global bonds, respectively. Annualised ten-year rolling returns for real estate investments stand at 5.0%. Equities gained 5.4% while bonds markets posted a 4.0% return per annum.
At the end of July 2017, the FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Index counted a total of 335 constituents, representing a free float market capitalisation of over EUR 1,223 billion.
Source : EPRA