Investors are pushing McDonaldrsquos Corp to spin off its real estate but there are concerns about the impact on McDonaldrsquos franchising business

Investors are pushing McDonald’s Corp. to spin off its real estate, but there are concerns about the impact on McDonald’s franchising business.

Restaurant Finance Watch: Investors pushing McDonald’s on real estate spin-off

NRN editor and restaurant finance expert Jonathan Maze breaks down what you should be watching in the industry this week. Connect with him on the latest finance trends and news at @jonathanmaze and [email protected] RELATED: • Hedge fund suggests improvements at McDonald's • Restaurant groups seek to change definition of ‘full time’ • More restaurant finance news

Investors are still pushing McDonald’s Corp. to spin off its real estate. And, it seems, McDonald’s is more open to the idea.

Earlier this month, hedge fund manager Larry Robbins, CEO of Glenview Capital Management, wrote a letter to the Oak Brook, Ill.-based burger giant, suggesting operations improvements could increase shareholder

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