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Real estate & infrastructure funds in spotlight at industry confab

The Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry’s two-day Private Equity and Real Estate Conference continued on Wednesday.

The conference was held digitally on Tuesday 30 November and Wednesday 1 December, with many of the speakers participating from the European Convention Center in Kirchberg.

While the day one programme had a major focus on private equity, day two emphasised real estate and infrastructure funds.

The second day schedule included the “C-suite perspectives and trends in real assets” panel, with Friederike Werner of DWS among the speakers; a “Flash update: Real asset debt trends” with Henri Vuong of PGIM; a “Flash update: Open-ended funds” with Veronica Aroutiunian of Loyens & Loeff; and the “Asset servicing: operations focus” panel, which was moderated by Jervis Smith of Vistra.