Tag: Dodd-Frank Act

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

Mensch: Noun, informal. A decent, upright, mature and responsible person. Schlemiel: Noun, slang. An awkward, clumsy, or unlucky person whose endeavors tend to fail; a loser. * Mensch of the Week: Robert Rubin Co-chair, Council on Foreign Relations & Former U.S. Treasury…

Capital and Competence

The New York Times recently discussed some regulation changes coming out of the SEC. The revisions, mandated by the Dodd-Frank Act, seek to protect investors from the dangers of high-yield, high-risk investments. The regulations are being redesigned to provide more…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review for the Week of July 16th to July 22nd – REITs Are Ripe for the Picking – Wall Street is Shocked by REIT Performance – Singapore’s K-REIT is Set to Acquire Stake in Australian…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review for the week of July 2nd to July 8th – The Dodd-Frank Act Could Put a Snag in Plans for U.S. Capital Rules – Ascendas Group Considers New REIT – British REITs Are Attracting…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review for the Week of June 4th to June 10th – REITs Are the Light at the End of the Economic Tunnel. – It’s Quality vs. Quanity With Glimcher Realty Trust (NYSE:GRT). – REIT Investors…

Commercial Real Estate Week In Review

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review for the week of May 7th to May 13th. – Regulatory Expenses Increase for Banks as Dodd-Frank Act Pulls Through. – Are REITs the Chameleons of the Stock Market? – Australian REITs Look to Sell…

Commercial Real Estate Videos of the Week

Sam Zell, Chairman of Equity Investments, Discusses How Low Commercial Realty Supply is Stabilizing the US CRE Market William Walker, Walker & Dunlop Real Estate Financial Services, Asks to Reform Fannie and Freddie