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Hibernia to acquire Cumberland House in Dublin 2 for EUR49m

Mon, 02/03/2015 - 18:30

Hibernia REIT has exchanged contracts to acquire Cumberland House, Dublin 2, from Morretino Limited (Morretino) for EUR49m.   »

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Capita launches fully automated Annex IV reporting service  

Mon, 02/03/2015 - 16:00

Capita Asset Services has extended its range of services for UCITS and alternative investment funds with the introduction of fully automated Annex IV reporting to both the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Central Bank of Ireland. »

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DeMarco to stand for election PREIT Board of TrusteesNomination

Mon, 02/03/2015 - 12:30

Michael J DeMarco will be nominated to stand for election to Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust’s (PREIT) Board of Trustees at its 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders. »

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MoFo advises GLP on acquisition of USD8.1 billion us logistics real estate portfolio

Mon, 02/03/2015 - 11:30

Morrison & Foerster (MoFo) has advised Global Logistic Properties Limited (GLP) on a co-investment with an affiliate of Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC Pte Ltd. to buy one of the largest logistics real estate portfolios in the United States from the Blackstone Group.  »

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Mace appointed main contractor for Bracknell regeneration

Mon, 02/03/2015 - 09:00

The Bracknell Regeneration Partnership (BRP) has appointed Mace as the main contractor on the GBP200 million regeneration of Bracknell town centre. »

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AXA Real Estate completes acquisition of 3,700 hectares of forest land in Finland with UPM

Mon, 02/03/2015 - 06:00

AXA Real Estate Investment Managers has completed the acquisition of three forest estates in Finland, covering 3,700 hectares in total, for a consideration of 11,2 million EUR with UPM. »

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Starwood Capital Group and Melia acquire Spanish resorts through new JV

Fri, 27/02/2015 - 18:00

Starwood Capital Group and Melia Hotels International have established a joint venture that has agreed to acquire a collection of hotels across key resort locations in Spain. »

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L&G enters growing UK private rental sector

Fri, 27/02/2015 - 17:00

Legal & General has made its first investment in the UK Private Rental Sector (PRS) market and plans to become a major owner of rented accommodation. »

Best Practices in Hedge Fund Security—a whitepaper on risk-based authentication

Best Practices in Hedge Fund Security—a whitepaper on risk-based authentication

Fri, 27/02/2015 - 16:26

The 2014 release of the SECs OCIE Cybersecurity Initiative, and recent updates in 2015, means that Alternative Investments firms can’t delay updating their security technology infrastructure. Furthermore, the topic of cyber-attacks has captured media attention as cloud environments introduce another avenue of attack over firms’ confidential data. How can fund managers continue to automate their practices while ensuring their valuable data is protected? »

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BNY Mellon Investment Management and Amherst Holdings launch real estate credit management platform

Fri, 27/02/2015 - 16:00

BNY Mellon Investment Management has partnered with Amherst Holdings to launch Amherst Capital Management (ACaM), a real estate credit investment management platform. »

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Special report
How to Access Europe using third party AIFMs

Read how managers seeking to distribute in Europe can appoint a third party AIFM (or ManCo), and the fund distribution benefits this can bring, both for new fund launches and redomiciled funds... »

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Richard Hoey, BNY Mellon

Global gross domestic product (GDP) growth should accelerate somewhat in 2015 and 2016 from the pace of the last three years because of much lower oil prices, the avoidance of special drags on the world economy, and continuing easy monetary policies from global central banks, according to  BNY Mellon Chief Economist Richard Hoey. Hoey (pictured) made the comments in his February outlook.  ... »

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Christiopher Elvin, Preqin

55% of private equity firms surveyed by Preqin at the end of 2014 stated they would deploy greater levels of capital in 2015, although 39% suggested it is more difficult to find attractive investments. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin comments: ... »

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Over half of infrastructure funds that closed in 2014 exceeded their fundraising target, up from 37% of funds in 2013. Andrew Moylan, Preqin’s Head of Real Assets Products, takes a look at infrastructure fundraising over the last 12 months: ... »

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Christopher ELvin, Preqin

977 private equity funds held a final close throughout the year raising a total of USD486bn, higher than any annual amount between 2009 and 2012, and on track to match the 2013 total. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin (pictured) reviews a year of private equity fundraising:  ... »

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