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European private equity funds of funds

Thu, 26/11/2015 - 14:23

The number of Europe-focused private equity funds of funds to close so far in 2015 is at its lowest ever level, with just seven vehicles having held a final close. Despite slow fundraising, 2012 vintage funds have seen the highest median IRR historically and a substantial number of European investors are still showing an interest in committing to this strategy. In its latest factsheet, Preqin compiles the latest data on the European fund of funds market. »

Institutional investors in natural resources

Institutional investors in natural resources

Thu, 26/11/2015 - 14:19

This article, taken from the newly released Preqin Special Report: Natural Resources, looks at the make-up of institutional investors in natural resources, preferred strategies and regions, sources of allocations and future investment plans. »

Cording relaunches landmark Edinburgh office building as Mainpoint

Thu, 26/11/2015 - 10:59

Real estate investment and asset management firm Cording Real Estate Group has relaunched a landmark office building in Edinburgh’s prime office district with the name, Mainpoint. »

Gramercy Property Trust acquires two Atlanta industrial buildings totalling 222,100 sq ft

Thu, 26/11/2015 - 09:54

Gramercy Property Trust, has closed on the acquisition of two industrial buildings totalling 222,100 square feet in Atlanta, Georgia. »

Fairmont San Francisco Hotel interests sold to Mirae Asset Global Investments for USD450m

Wed, 25/11/2015 - 15:34

The companies that own the renowned Fairmont San Francisco Hotel on Nob Hill have been sold for USD450 million by a partnership between funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, and real estate investor Michael Rosenfeld’s Woodridge Capital Partners. »

Savills IM commits EUR100m to Dutch real estate sector

Wed, 25/11/2015 - 15:25

Savills Investment Management (Savills IM) has continued its investment programme into Dutch real estate with the acquisition of the AaBe Retail Park, taking its total investment commitments in the region to EUR100 million. »


CTA launches and inflows

Wed, 25/11/2015 - 10:02

In this extract from November’s Preqin Hedge Fund Spotlight, Alastair Hannah takes a detailed look at CTA launches, different trading methodologies, strategies and markets traded, as well as providing an outlook for the rest of the year. »

Carey Olsen advises on the launch of real estate investment trust on the LSE

Wed, 25/11/2015 - 09:31

Carey Olsen has advised on the successful launch and admission to trading of Regional REIT Limited, a Guernsey real estate investment trust (REIT), on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange.  »

SC Investment Management granted Singapore Capital Markets Services license

Tue, 24/11/2015 - 16:40

SC Investment Management Pte, an affiliate of SC Capital Partners, a real estate private equity platform that invests across the Asia-Pacific region, has been awarded a Capital Markets Services licence by the Monetary Authority of Singapore to provide fund management services in Singapore. »

Chinese insurance industry will invest USD73 billion in global real estate bonanza by 2019

Tue, 24/11/2015 - 16:23

Overseas real estate investment from the Chinese insurance industry is predicted to grow sharply in the next few years with USD73 billion expected to be allocated globally by 2019, according to a research report by Cushman & Wakefield. »


Cybersecurity Update

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Cybersecurity Update

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