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Our global cities investment philosophy

Alice Breheny
Global Head of Research
Our global cities approach

One of the most dynamic stories today is the growth of winning cities around the world. Megatrends are having a major impact on the environment and have big implications on investment demand. This impact is much more notable at the city level, as opposed to nationally. Our cities-focused strategy identifies locations best positioned for demographic and structural growth.

Our proprietary research process identifies the top 2% of cities that we believe should benefit from global megatrends:


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We have adopted an innovative, two–pronged approach to our top-down analysis, capturing both structural megatrends and tactical fundamentals, to identify ‘future-proof’ cities to invest in. This research underpins our Global Resilient Series, focusing on investing in high-quality assets in leading cities.

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