Edmond de Rothschild embraces AI with new fund


Nicola Byrne

Edmond de Rothschild, which comprises €150bn in assets under management, has set up a new fund it claims uses Artificial Intelligence to identify attractive investment opportunities in key European cities.

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MetaProp seeks startups for Columbia University bootcamp

MetaProp has opened its popular accelerator programme to fresh applications from around the world. The winning startups will benefit from investor introductions, mentoring advice, industry connections and up to $250,000 financing.

10 themes from FUTURE: PropTech

What was hot on the conference stages and exhibition floor at the biggest ever pure proptech gathering in the UK attended by nearly 2,000 people in London on Tuesday?

Ben Lerner

Entering the M+A arena

Massive valuations in IPOs such as Uber, Lyft and Pinterest show what a seller’s market it is in tech right now and the property side is no exception. Nicola Byrne sat down with Ben Lerner, mergers and acquisitions advisor, to talk about the ripple effect of investment on consolidation and maturity in the proptech industry.


Community app Lane raises $2.5m for US expansion


Nicholas Fearn

With the funds, Lane plans to make a string of hires and office openings across the US. Last month, the firm opened an office in New York and will be opening another in Los Angeles in Q3 of this year.

The Change Role Of Valuers

The changing role of…valuers


Nicola Byrne

Automated valuation models are among the emerging technologies predicted to sweep through the industry's professional ranks in the coming years.