Change of guard at proptech VC Pi Labs

Pi Labs managing partner Dominic Wilson is leaving after four years with the proptech VC. He will be replaced by Pi Labs chairman and founder Faisal Butt, who will take over as chief executive of the company and look after the day to day management of the fund and its portfolio of 45 proptech companies. […]

Affordability risks London’s favour as global HQ choice

Uncertainty over regulation and the increasing cost of living in London are the biggest threats to London as a global HQ city, not Brexit. A new report this week from think tank Centre for London shows that while London is overwhelmingly the preferred destination for multinational global HQs in Europe, it should not be complacent. […]

Capital markets slowdown fails to dampen Q1 earnings

Depressed capital markets across EMEA failed to bring down Q1 figures for both JLL and CBRE in Q1. JLL saw revenues increase by 7% to $3.8bn (£2.9bn) during the first three months of 2019, while CBRE recorded a 10% uplift in revenues to $5.1bn. Both agencies reported declines in capital market revenues globally. For CBRE […]