Jonathan De Mello, Head of Retail Consultancy at HDH giving his views on M&G trading suspension in national news outlets

09.12.2019

Head of Retail Consultancy at Harper Dennis Hobbs (HDH), Jonathan De Mello, was recently quoted in several national news outlets on investment firm M&G’s announcement that it is temporarily suspending dealing in shares of its £2.5bn M&G Property Portfolio fund with immediate effect. M&G owns shopping centres across the country and the fund’s biggest holdings include shopping centres such as Fremlin Walk in Maidstone, Kent, the Gracechurch Centre in Sutton Coldfield and the Bridgend Designer Outlet in Wales.

Jonathan is regularly quoted in several national news outlets which is a testament to HDH’s position as a thought leader in the retail real estate market.

You can read below some of the articles in which he was quoted on the M&G suspension :

Co-Star: M&G temporarily suspends dealing in £2.54bn M&G Property Portfolio fund

The Telegraph: Fears of more property fund suspensions after M&G as investors pull £1.7bn out in just 12 months

Drapers: M&G suspends £2.5bn retail property fund

City AM: M&G suspends trading in £2.5bn property fund over Brexit fears

The Guardian: M&G has bolted the door, but is any property fund safe?

 

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