Real estate has constantly been in the news, so we invited Don Miller, CFA, CEO of Piedmont Office Realty Trust — one of the 10 largest publicly traded office REITs in the United States — to discuss the nature of a real estate investment trust with us.
Robert Stammers, CFA, is director of Investor Engagement for CFA Institute and is responsible for increasing the use and distribution of Future of Finance and CFA Institute content by various audiences. Prior to joining CFA Institute, Stammers was the principal for his founded company where he consulted for real estate owners, lenders, and syndicators to develop and analyze structured real estate investments. There he devised strategy for obtaining debt and preferred equity capital and created finance-related marketing materials and research papers for various clients. Stammers has authored over 100 articles on various financial and investment topics for such investment periodicals as Forbes and Investopedia. He served as a senior equity analyst, where he was responsible for the creation of new investment tools and instructional products to provide the revenues for two new investment education companies. As a senior executive for several institutional fund managers, Stammers was the portfolio manager for a $1 billion enhanced real estate fund, a $1.2 billion private timber fund, and several pension fund separate accounts.
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Esoterica Capital has brought to Cboe Global Markets an exchange-traded fund that invests in companies working on 5G wireless technology. The Esoterica NextG Economy ETF is actively managed. ETF (31 Mar.)
Market participants have applauded a decision by the European Securities and Markets Authority to delay enforcement of the Securities Financing Transactions Regulation until July, but many have pressed ahead with preparation for compliance. "July will be here before we know it, so although this gives firms time to work through any integration issues, they can't take their foot off the pedal," says Linda Coffman, executive vice president at SmartStream Technologies. Practice Insight (31 Mar.)
The Trump administration has published a final rule that scales back mileage standards. The rule requires automakers to improve fuel efficiency by 1.5% annually, down from 5% annually under a rule adopted during the Obama administration. The Associated Press (31 Mar.)
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