London – 30 April 2010 – CB Richard Ellis has been awarded Best Property Investment Advisor at the Financial Times and Investors Chronicle's annual Wealth Management Awards.
The UK awards were announced at an event hosted by Michael Portillo in London last night and were voted for by the readers of the Financial Times / Investors Chronicle who were asked to name and rate the companies they use to manage their wealth and investments.
Martin Samworth, UK Managing Director, CB Richard Ellis, said: "This award is a recognition of the strength and depth of our Capital Markets and Real Estate Finance business which has been involved in some of the most high profile transactions across London and the UK. It is also very rewarding to have the recognition for the innovation of our Real Estate Finance team.
"It is great to be acknowledged as the leading property investment advisor by an audience that is one of the most astute, financially literate and well-informed groups in the country.
"Our global reach and local knowledge means that we can offer an excellent range of products, services and investment advice across all facets of the property sector whether in the context of direct, or indirect, real estate investment advice."
For more information on the Awards visit www.icwealthawards.co.uk
About CB Richard Ellis
CB Richard Ellis Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world's largest commercial real estate services firm (in terms of 2009 revenue). The Company has approximately 29,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through more than 300 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CB Richard Ellis offers strategic advice and execution for property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; mortgage banking; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; and research and consulting. CB Richard Ellis has been named a BusinessWeek 50 "best in class" company for three years in a row. Please visit our website at www.cbre.com.