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Ted Truscott, Columbia Threadneedle

Columbia Threadneedle Investments to acquire Lionstone Investments

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 10:42

Columbia Threadneedle Investments (Columbia Threadneedle) is to acquire Lionstone Partners Ltd, a national real estate investment firm based in Houston (Lionstone). Lionstone specialises in investment strategies based upon proprietary analytics and manages approximately USD6 billion in assets. »

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Largest private real estate fund managers account for almost two-thirds of fundraising

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 10:36

Preqin’s inaugural Private Real Estate Top 100 report finds that capital concentration in the real estate industry has reached unprecedented levels. In the last decade, the top 100 largest private real estate fund managers have collectively secured 62 per cent of all investor capital raised for the asset class. »

AlphaFlow raises USD4.1m in seed funding round backed by Resolute Ventures and Point72 Ventures

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 10:27

AlphaFlow, an automated alternative investment platform for real estate, has closed a USD4.1 million seed round funding, led by Resolute Ventures and Point72 Ventures, the venture capital arm of Steve Cohen's Point72 Asset Management. »

Mitchell Harris, BNY Mellon

BNY Mellon Investment Management sells CenterSquare Business to CenterSquare Management and Lovell Minnick Partners

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 10:25

BNY Mellon Investment Management is to sell the business of real assets investment boutique CenterSquare Investment Management to its management team and the private equity firm Lovell Minnick Partners. »

Buchanan Partners and Elion Partners acquires 700,000 sq ft DC industrial portfolio

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 10:19

Real estate development firm Buchanan Partners has teamed with real estate investment firm Elion Partners to acquire a 700,000-square foot industrial portfolio in suburban Washington, DC for USD81.15 million. »

CBRE appoints new executive director and head of London markets

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 10:17

James Beckham, the head of Cushman & Wakefield’s London Capital Market’s practice, is leaving the firm to join CBRE as executive director and Head of London markets. »

F&C UK Real Estate Investments outperforms

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 10:15

F&C UK Real Estate Investments Limited has reported a year of positive performance driven by above market income returns. »

FCPT to acquire 41 restaurant properties

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 10:13

Four Corners Property Trust (FCPT), a real estate investment trust engaged in the ownership of high-quality, net-leased restaurant properties is to acquire 41 restaurant properties from Washington Prime Group (WPG) for a purchase price of approximately USD67.2 million in cash. »

ReSI finalising terms on three housing association deals

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 10:12

Residential Secure Income’s fund manager, ReSI Capital Management Limited, is in the process of finalising terms with three Housing Associations for the acquisition of three separate Shared Ownership portfolios in Southern England for a total consideration of approximately GBP250 million. »

Schroder European REIT completes new lettings in Paris

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 10:11

Schroder European Real Estate Investment Trust (SEREIT) has agreed two new lettings, and is in negotiation to secure a new tenant, collectively accounting for circa 4,500 sq m of space, at its Saint Cloud asset in Ile de France, Western Paris. »


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