REAL ASSETS

At PGIM, we see real assets as building blocks for strategies to pursue consistent returns over time. Institutional investors can find opportunities for alpha across sectors including real estate, agriculture, infrastructure, and private debt investments. 

$155.8 BILLION

REAL ASSETS UNDER MANAGEMENT

$59.6 BILLION

PRIVATE DEBT
 

$80.3 BILLION

AGRICULTURE, REAL ESTATE
AND INFRASTRUCTURE

$15.9 BILLION

ENERGY
 

Investment Capabilities From Our Real Asset Specialists

 

PGIM Real Estate

Leveraging a 45-year track record, PGIM Real Estate applies a disciplined investment process and extensive industry relationships to uncover attractive risk-adjusted investment opportunities in office, multifamily, industrial, retail, hotel, and specialized real estate, such as senior housing and self-storage.

PGIM Real Estate Finance

PGIM Real Estate Finance is one of the largest commercial, multifamily, and agricultural mortgage lenders with $89.7 billion of assets under management and administration. Today, the firm offers commercial mortgage and agricultural equity investment strategies that access the firm’s direct loan origination, asset management and agricultural equity investment capabilities.

 

Jennison Associates

Jennison Associates is a leader in active, fundamentally-driven investing and has been serving institutional and retail clients since 1969. Having pioneered one of the first utility sector strategies in the 1990’s, the extensive expertise and experience of Jennison investment professionals has evolved into a highly specialized research platform comprised of dedicated analysts that focus specifically on those sectors/industries within the upstream, midstream, and downstream energy infrastructure space. Jennison harnesses this specialized intellectual capital to provide specialty sector and thematic strategies to meet the investment needs of clients worldwide.

PGIM Private Capital

PGIM Private Capital has one of the largest traditional private placement portfolios worldwide. PGIM Private Capital’s Infrastructure Finance Group, headquartered in Newark, work with clients around the globe, providing long-term, fixed-rate debt financing for transportation infrastructure such as ports, airports, roads, bridges, tunnels, passenger and freight rail, shipping terminals and parking. Their Energy Finance Group, headquartered in Dallas, includes specialists with expertise in oil, gas and power.

Industry Recognition For Our Real Assets Capabilities

 

IPE REAL ESTATE

2nd Largest Global Real Estate Manager1

PGIM

P&I’s REAL ESTATE MANAGER SURVEY

Top Money Manager of Worldwide Institutional Real Estate Assets2

PGIM

IPE REAL ESTATE

2nd Largest Global Real Estate Manager3

PGIM

PENSIONS & INVESTMENTS

Largest Real Estate Manager

PGIM

PRIVATE DEBT INVESTOR

Top 10 Private Debt Fund Managers

PGIM

COMMERCIAL OBSERVER

Top 50 Most Important Figures of
Commercial Real Estate Finance

David Durning, CEO
PGIM Real Estate Finance

Insights

 

The Diversity of Real Assets: Portfolio Construction for Institutional Investors

What is the role of real assets in institutional portfolios? In this research paper, the IAS team introduces the Real Asset Sensitivity Analysis (RASA) framework and uses the RASA framework to highlight how investors can incorporate real assets in institutional portfolios to better meet their investment objectives. 

Ukan’t Ignore Multifamily

Bryan McDonnell, head of U.K. and European senior real estate debt sourcing, and Alison Jacobs, Director of Research & Thought Leadership, discuss changes in the “private rental sector” (PRS) in the U.K. and where investors should look for opportunity.

 

Watch: PGIM Real Estate - Value-Add Industrial Investing

Soultana Reigle, managing director and senior portfolio manager for PGIM Real Estate’s flagship U.S. value-add equity real estate fund, discusses the current value-add opportunity in industrial properties.

 

Watch: PGIM Real Estate - A Nimble Approach to Value-Add Real Estate

Soultana Reigle, managing director and senior portfolio manager for PGIM Real Estate's flagship U.S. value-add equity real estate fund, discusses the current value-add real estate opportunity, how she views development risks, investing up and down the capital stack, and why she sticks to the top 25 markets in the United States.

 
All data unless otherwise noted are as of as of September 30, 2017.
Alpha indicates the performance, positive or negative, of an investment when compared against an appropriate standard, typically a group of investments known as a market index. Real assets consist of investments and strategies in infrastructure, real estate, agriculture and timber. 
 
  1. €109,945 AUM measured as of 30/06/17. Represents the combined assets of PGIM Real Estate and PGIM Real Estate Finance, two business units within PGIM, Inc. that provide real estate investment management and commercial mortgage loan services respectively, through PGIM, Inc. and some of its global subsidiaries.
  2. Based on rankings from Pensions & Investments’ Real Estate Managers Report, 10/16/17.
  3. €103,613 AUM measured as of 30/06/16. Represents the combined assets of PGIM Real Estate and PGIM Real Estate Finance, two business units within PGIM, Inc. that provide real estate investment management and commercial mortgage loan services respectively, through PGIM, Inc. and some of its global subsidiaries.