M&G Real Estate Head of Investment Strategy Jose-Luis Pellicer says that while there is limited transactional evidence to inform valuations in real estate, stabilized income producing assets are the holy grail; relative to the US, Pellicer argues the Asia property market is best positioned to deal with the COVID-19 crisis.
Asia is dominating Intellectual Property Rights markets taking up a whopping 65% of the total patents filed globally. This was a jump of 15% over 2007 levels, with China contributing to over two-thirds of the same. The estimated number of patents reached almost 14 million, a massive increase over 8.5 million in 2008.
For a nation that is notoriously expensive to drive and own cars, the Singaporean car market is set for a revolution with Carro, South East Asia’s largest automotive marketplace launch of a monthly-flat fee product that includes car ownership, insurance, maintenance, 24-hour assistance and road tax.