From left: Fred Meyer, SIOR and executive vice president, NAI Mertz; Philip Mintz, partner & CIO, Apollo Global Management; and NAI Global President Jay Olshonsky FRICS, SIOR From left: Fred Meyer, SIOR and executive vice president, NAI Mertz; Philip Mintz, partner & CIO, Apollo Global Management; and NAI Global President Jay Olshonsky FRICS, SIOR (Photo by Gary Marsh/NAI Global)

PHILADELPHIA, PA—Asia presents better risk-adjusted returns than the US right now, and asset-price deflation is likely in the US, a partner with Apollo Global Management told members of the NAI Global network gathered in Philadelphia earlier this month for the firm’s annual leadership summit and a global look at the economic factors driving the market around the world.