Property Funds World - Daily News en IDI Gazeley appoints UK construction director <p><em><strong>IDI Gazeley, a developer of logistics warehouses and distribution parks, has appointed Graeme Munro as construction director for the UK.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:49:41 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250912 at AccorHotels opens GBP90m skyscraper hotel in Canary Wharf <p><em><strong>The HotelInvest division of AccorHotels has opened its new flagship Novotel in London&rsquo;s Canary Wharf.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investments Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:15:43 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250898 at Hammerson signs GBP360 million revolving credit facility <p><em><strong>Hammerson has agreed a GBP360 million unsecured revolving credit facility (RCF) at an initial margin of 90 basis points with a syndicate of fourteen international banks.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:10:21 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250895 at Orange Capital Partners acquires EUR150.9 million portfolio from NSI <p><em><strong>Orange Capital Partners (OCP) has acquired a portfolio of 16 Dutch retail assets from NSI in a deal worth EUR150.9 million.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:07:32 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250894 at Patron Capital acquires additional interests in CALA and Retirement Bridge <p><em><strong>Patron Capital, a pan-European institutional investor focused on property backed investments, has acquired additional interests in upmarket UK housebuilder CALA Group and home reversion equity release provider Retirement Bridge Group from Electra Private Equity.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:06:04 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250893 at Funding agreed to restart development of key Ipswich waterfront site <p><em><strong>Vital public investment has been agreed to restart the development of the Winerack building on Ipswich waterfront.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investments Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:56:46 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250890 at Land Securities and Delancey exit The Metro Shopping Fund <p><em><strong>Land Securities and Delancey have exited The Metro Shopping Fund following completion of the sale of the 50 per cent stake in Southside Shopping Centre currently held by DV4, a client of Delancey, to Invesco Real Estate for GBP150 million, and the sale of Land Securities&rsquo; 50 per cent stake in ShopStop, Clapham Junction to DV4.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Exits Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:54:56 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250889 at Invesco Real Estate and Land Securities acquire one of London's largest shopping centres <p><em><strong>Invesco Real Estate (IRE) has partnered with Land Securites to acquire one of London&rsquo;s largest shopping centres, the 630,000 sq ft Southside Shopping Centre in Wandsworth, South London, in a GBP150 million deal.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:32:09 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250882 at Cushman & Wakefield forecast global real estate volumes to hit USD1.39tn <p><em><strong>Real estate services firm Cushman &amp; Wakefield has published The Atlas Summary for 2017, revealing that global real estate investment volumes are expected to hit USD 1.39 trillion in 2017.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Market data Real Assets Real Estate Surveys & research Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:28:04 +0000 beverlychandler 250880 at RDIF consortium to acquire equity stake in Pulkovo Airport from VTB Capital <p><em><strong>A consortium comprising of the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), Mubadala Development Company and other Middle Eastern and Asian co-investors alongside Baring&nbsp;Vostok Private Equity Fund V and related funds is to acquire a 25 per cent equity stake in&nbsp;Thalita Trading from VTB Capital.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Thu, 20 Apr 2017 12:22:38 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250871 at PGIM Real Estate acquires Magnet Portfolio in Hamburg <p><em><strong>PGIM Real Estate has completed an off-market acquisition of the Magnet Portfolio, a Hamburg office portfolio.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Thu, 20 Apr 2017 12:18:22 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250870 at Griffen secures 130,000 sq ft letting to luxury sports car manufacturer <p><em><strong>Griffen, on behalf of Griffin UK Property Investments Limited (GUPIL), has let its recently developed 130,000 sq ft warehouse to a luxury British sports car manufacturer, at its 59-acre distribution park, WDP40, in Wellesbourne, Warwickshire.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lettings & Sales Thu, 20 Apr 2017 12:16:58 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250869 at Schroders secures additional lettings at City Tower in Manchester <p><em><strong>Schroder Real Estate Investment Management has secured a further 47,500 sq ft of new office lettings at City Tower, Manchester, taking total new secured income post its refurbishment of the property to over GBP1.4 million.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lettings & Sales Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:21:25 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250851 at Brussels a top office investment pick <p><em><strong>The Brussels office market is one of Europe&rsquo;s top investment picks, according to Savills Investment Management.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Surveys & research Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:20:06 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250850 at Investec provides Ballymore with GBP18m investment financing <p><em><strong>Investec Structured Property Finance is to provide a GBP18 million loan to property developer Ballymore Group.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:18:44 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250849 at French election result could impact real estate exit strategies, says report <p><em><strong>The majority (56 per cent)&nbsp;European real estate&nbsp;investors&nbsp;say they would review and most likely delay plans to sell property assets in light of a French presidential election victory for far Marine Le Pen&#39;s party,&nbsp;according to&nbsp;research by Intertrust.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Macro Surveys & research Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:17:18 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250848 at AXA IM - Real Assets and ATP acquire hotel development in Amsterdam <p><em><strong>AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets has completed, in a 50/50 joint venture with Danish pension fund ATP, the acquisition by way of a forward purchase of a hotel development in Amsterdam from real estate developer COD, who is developing the project jointly with Being Development.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:11:58 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250846 at BNY Mellon to provide fund admin services to PGIM Real Estate <p><em><strong>BNY Mellon Alternative Investment Services will provide fund administration services for PGIM Real Estate&#39;s US real estate funds, representing approximately USD33 billion in net assets under management.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fund administration Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:27:12 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250837 at BMO adds US Market Neutral Fund to real estate equities range <p><em><strong>BMO Global Asset Management has launched the BMO US Real Estate Equity Long/Short (US REELS) Fund, a market neutral UCITS fund focused on US real estate securities.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Real Estate UCITs Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:09:37 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250833 at Nuveen enhances target-date fund offering with direct real estate allocation <p><em><strong>Nuveen has added direct real estate investments as part of the allocation in its target-date fund series, the TIAA-CREF Lifecycle Funds.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Real Estate Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:03:00 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250830 at