Property Funds World - Daily News http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/ en Hermes Real Estate Debt Strategy completes GBP29m loan to JV partnership for central London asset http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248796/hermes-real-estate-debt-strategy-completes-gbp29m-loan-jv-partnership-central-lond <p><em><strong>Hermes Investment Management has completed a GBP29 million loan for its real estate debt strategy. Hermes Investment Management has provided senior financing to Thor Equities and Chenavari Investment Managers to fund the acquisition of 147-155 Wardour Street, London W1F.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248796/hermes-real-estate-debt-strategy-completes-gbp29m-loan-jv-partnership-central-lond" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Fri, 17 Feb 2017 13:06:05 +0000 mkitchen 248796 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com Is your organisation at risk of a cyber breach? http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/10/248547/your-organisation-risk-cyber-breach <p><em><strong>That&rsquo;s one of the key questions a panel of industry experts will be addressing at the <a href="https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/gfm-cybersecurity-event-tickets-31962539817" target="_blank">GFM Cybersecurity Event</a> in London in March.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/10/248547/your-organisation-risk-cyber-breach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cybersecurity Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:39:14 +0000 mkitchen 248547 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com SEGRO reports 'strong' results for 2016 http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248784/segro-reports-strong-results-2016 <p><em><strong>SEGRO has reported &lsquo;strong results, financial position and momentum, with a high quality pipeline of growth opportunities&rsquo;, for the year ended 31 December, 2016.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248784/segro-reports-strong-results-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies Results and performance Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:55:14 +0000 mkitchen 248784 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com Mayfair Capital charities fund buys GBP40m of regional assets http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248783/mayfair-capital-charities-fund-buys-gbp40m-regional-assets <p><em><strong>The Property Income Trust for Charities (PITCH), managed by Mayfair Capital Investment Management, has bought an office building and a retail park for a total of GBP40 million.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248783/mayfair-capital-charities-fund-buys-gbp40m-regional-assets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:53:55 +0000 mkitchen 248783 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com M&G Real Estate deploys EUR205m in Germany http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248782/mg-real-estate-deploys-eur205m-germany <p><em><strong>M&amp;G Real Estate, the real estate fund management arm of M&amp;G Investments, has invested EUR205 million in the acquisition of two office buildings and a shopping centre in Germany.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248782/mg-real-estate-deploys-eur205m-germany" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Real Estate Deals and Transactions Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:52:44 +0000 mkitchen 248782 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com Internos acquires additional care home for Care Invest I http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248781/internos-acquires-additional-care-home-care-invest-i <p><em><strong>Internos Spezialfondsgesellschaft (Internos) has acquired an additional care home for its Care Invest I special fund. The property is &quot;Haus Kohlscheid&quot;, in Herzogenrath, North Rhine-Westphalia. The vendor is a private investor. The purchase price has not been disclosed.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248781/internos-acquires-additional-care-home-care-invest-i" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:51:14 +0000 mkitchen 248781 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com Hansteen agrees all-cash offer for IMPT http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248780/hansteen-agrees-all-cash-offer-impt <p><em><strong>Hansteen has reached agreement on the terms of a recommended all cash offer for the entire issued ordinary share capital of IMPT.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248780/hansteen-agrees-all-cash-offer-impt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:50:12 +0000 mkitchen 248780 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com Fairway America spins off fund admin business http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248779/fairway-america-spins-fund-admin-business <p><em><strong>Fairway America is to spin off of its boutique real estate asset-based fund administration practice, which will become Redwood Real Estate Administration, as of 1 March.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248779/fairway-america-spins-fund-admin-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fund administration Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:49:11 +0000 mkitchen 248779 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com SoftBank Group to acquire Fortress Investment Group for USD3.3bn http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248778/softbank-group-acquire-fortress-investment-group-usd33bn <p><em><strong>SoftBank&nbsp;Group (SoftBank&nbsp;or&nbsp;SBG) is to acquire Fortress Investment Group (Fortress) in a cash deal worth approximately USD3.3 billion.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248778/softbank-group-acquire-fortress-investment-group-usd33bn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:48:01 +0000 mkitchen 248778 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com Lambert Smith Hampton predicts year of contrasts for UK office market http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248769/lambert-smith-hampton-predicts-year-contrasts-uk-office-market <p><em><strong>Lambert Smith Hampton&#39;s agency network is forecasting contrasting office market fortunes between the capital and the regions during 2017 with prime headline rents are set to rise in 20 of the 52 key UK markets and a further 19 markets holding at their current level.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/17/248769/lambert-smith-hampton-predicts-year-contrasts-uk-office-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lettings & Sales Real Estate Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:13:55 +0000 mkitchen 248769 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com WFW advises Patrizia on acquisition of Mainz office building http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248764/wfw-advises-patrizia-acquisition-mainz-office-building <p><em><strong>International law firm Watson Farley &amp; Williams (WFW) has advised Patrizia Immobilien (Patrizia) on the acquisition of an office and business building in the German city of Mainz, via a real estate fund for private investors, from USB Real Estate GmbH.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248764/wfw-advises-patrizia-acquisition-mainz-office-building" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:10:18 +0000 mkitchen 248764 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com MSCI appoints Global Head of Real Estate Applied Research http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248763/msci-appoints-global-head-real-estate-applied-research <p><em><strong>Will Robson has joined MSCI as Global Head of Real Estate Applied Research.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248763/msci-appoints-global-head-real-estate-applied-research" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:08:47 +0000 mkitchen 248763 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com ING acts as lead arranger of EUR30 million loan to Meyer Bergman in Milan
 http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248762/ing-acts-lead-arranger-eur30-million-loan-meyer-bergman-milan%E2%80%A8 <p><em><strong>ING has acted as sole Mandated Lead Arranger of a EUR30 million four-year term loan to Meyer Bergman, for the acquisition of a strategically located retail platform in Milan&rsquo;s mass market&nbsp;brand shopping street, Corso Buenos Aires.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248762/ing-acts-lead-arranger-eur30-million-loan-meyer-bergman-milan%E2%80%A8" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:07:32 +0000 mkitchen 248762 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com Inspired debuts Greater Manchester apartment scheme http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248761/inspired-debuts-greater-manchester-apartment-scheme <p><em><strong>Inspired Asset Management has purchased former office building, Sim Chem House, in Cheadle Hulme, Greater Manchester for GBP5 million.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248761/inspired-debuts-greater-manchester-apartment-scheme" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:05:36 +0000 mkitchen 248761 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com CBRE Global Investors acquires 17,500 sq m office in Sweden http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248759/cbre-global-investors-acquires-17500-sq-m-office-sweden <p><em><strong>CBRE Global Investors, on behalf of clients, has acquired an iconic office property, Tobaksmonopolet 2, S&ouml;dermalm in Stockholm. The asset was sold by Aberdeen.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248759/cbre-global-investors-acquires-17500-sq-m-office-sweden" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:03:33 +0000 mkitchen 248759 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com Catella predicts strong year for Finnish property investments http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248758/catella-predicts-strong-year-finnish-property-investments <p><em><strong>Real estate transaction volume In Finland last year exceeded the previous record in the country, and it seems like the market will remain very active also in 2017, according to the new Catella Market Indicator Finland Spring 2017. &nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248758/catella-predicts-strong-year-finnish-property-investments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Real Estate Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:01:48 +0000 mkitchen 248758 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com Great Portland Estates sells Rathbone Square for GBP435m http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248739/great-portland-estates-sells-rathbone-square-gbp435m <p>Great Portland Estates has sold the freehold of Rathbone Square for GBP435 million, generating an expected profit of approximately GBP110 million, which it plans to return to shareholders.</p> <p> <em><strong>The property investment company has sold 35/50 Rathbone Place to Rathbone Place Jersey Limited, an entity owned by WestInvest Gesellschaft Investmentfonds mbH and Deka Immobilien Investment.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248739/great-portland-estates-sells-rathbone-square-gbp435m" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lettings & Sales Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:40:19 +0000 mkitchen 248739 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com Thor acquires 147-155 Wardour Street in London for GBP143m http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248738/thor-acquires-147-155-wardour-street-london-gbp143m <p><em><strong>Thor Equities has closed on the acquisition of 147-155 Wardour Street in London&rsquo;s Soho for GBP43 million.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248738/thor-acquires-147-155-wardour-street-london-gbp143m" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:38:45 +0000 mkitchen 248738 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com Peakside acquires Grade A office property in Prague http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248737/peakside-acquires-grade-office-property-prague <p><em><strong>Peakside Capital has completed the acquisition of Argo Alpha, an office property comprising 12,600 sq m of GLA, located in Prague, the Czech Republic.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248737/peakside-acquires-grade-office-property-prague" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:37:24 +0000 mkitchen 248737 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com CBRE Global Investors completes EMEA transactions worth EUR7.8bn in 2016 http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248736/cbre-global-investors-completes-emea-transactions-worth-eur78bn-2016 <p><em><strong>CBRE Global Investors has completed EUR7.8 billion of transactions in EMEA during 2016. This includes EUR4.9 billion of acquisitions and EUR2.9 billion of disposals on behalf of the direct business and CBRE Global Investment Partners (CBRE GIP).</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.propertyfundsworld.com/2017/02/16/248736/cbre-global-investors-completes-emea-transactions-worth-eur78bn-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Results and performance Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:36:01 +0000 mkitchen 248736 at http://www.propertyfundsworld.com