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  1. China’s New Retails: Seamless Platforms, Distinct Consumer Behavior

    China’s New Retails

    In retail trade, China is becoming the front-runner in innovative technologies, new sales channels and changing consumer behavior. No fewer than 20% of all retail purchases are already made online. Growth is driven by the generation of Chinese born after 1990, who demonstrate an above-average willingness to spend.

  2. Index of the future

    Index of the Future

    At present, the main equity indices do not provide an adequate reflection of China’s economic standing in the world. This is largely because, in the past, foreign investors could only gain access to the market for Chinese domestic stocks, or A-shares, subject to major restrictions. 

  3. Value-added investments: Actively shaping added value

    Value-added investments: Actively shaping added value

    In real estate, there are three possible investment strategies to choose from: the core approach, opportunistic investments, and a value-added strategy. The last one is ideal for achieving risk-adjusted returns. The London property 45 Folgate Street can attest to this.

  4. Logistics Real Estate

    Investors Are Increasingly Focusing on Logistics Real Estate

    The Swiss logistics real estate market is on the move. Online trading, urbanization, and digitization are the megatrends characterizing the development of this market. Credit Suisse’s 2018 Logistics Real Estate Report shines a light on the market for logistics real estate and shows how the market for these special properties is developing.

  5. Chinese for Savvy Investors

    There is no alternative in the long run to investing in China’s equity market. Ample opportunities for globally oriented investors are there for the taking. All the same, a mindful eye should be kept on the risks.

  6. International real estate investments with potential

    International real estate investments with potential

    Swiss investors still rely almost exclusively on the domestic market when it comes to real estate investments. However, this is an opportune moment for looking beyond the Swiss borders. After all, real estate investments abroad not only promise further potential, but are also a good way to successfully diversify your portfolio.

  7. Interview with Christoph Schumacher

    Interview: “A greater focus on international asset management”

    Christoph Schumacher has headed Global Real Estate at Credit Suisse Asset Management (Switzerland) Ltd. since June 2017. The renowned real estate expert's knowledge of the international market is the ideal basis for the unit's international strategy and the continued expansion of its real estate investments in Switzerland.

  8. China: a new universe for your investments

    China: a new universe for your investments

    A Credit Suisse Asset Management fund launched just a few months ago offers investors access to the Chinese bond market, the world’s third largest. The fast growing market is increasingly opening up to foreign investors.

  9. The Exchange: Where visions become reality

    The Exchange in downtown Vancouver is a project that merges past and future into a unique work of art. CS REF International developed the property, which opened in November 2017, from the ground up.

  10. Discover London Chinese Real Estate Investors Are Reshaping Their Preferences

    Discover London. Chinese Real Estate Investors Are Reshaping Their Preferences

    Real estate has become an increasingly important part of the asset allocation of both (U)HNWI and international investors over the past decade. While cross-border capital in real estate markets has historically been predominantly of US and European origin, this pattern has shifted since the Great Financial Crisis.