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UK retail warehouse investment up to GBP2.8 billion in 2014

Wed, 28/01/2015 - 09:00

Investment in UK retail warehousing totalled GBP2.85bn in 2014, comprising 124 deals, a 7% increase on the GBP2.66bn across 90 deals recorded in 2013, according to DTZ. »

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Valad Europe acquired by Cromwell Property Group

Wed, 28/01/2015 - 06:00

Valad Europe has been acquired for a consideration of EUR145 million by Cromwell Property Group from Valad Europe senior management and Blackstone Real Estate Partners VI. »

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Jersey launch for new ICSA offshore finance qualifications

Tue, 27/01/2015 - 16:30

ICSA, the Institute for professionals working in governance and compliance, is holding an introduction to their new Level 4 International Finance and Administration (IFA) qualifications on 29 January n Jersey. »

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Regulators to focus on market abuse, says survey

Tue, 27/01/2015 - 16:00

Market abuse is expected to be one of the primary focuses of regulators in the coming year, according to a global survey of nearly 300 finance professionals conducted by Kinetic Partners.  »

Preqin Global Infrastructure 2015

Infrastructure – Increasing sophistication of investors

Tue, 27/01/2015 - 12:49

Preqin has launched its 2015 Preqin Global Alternatives Reports, revealing significant growth in assets held by private equity, hedge fund, private debt, real estate and infrastructure fund managers. Total industry assets now stand at USD6.91tn*, up from USD6.22tn as of this point last year. »

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Aeriance issues EUR285.6m of loans in 2014

Tue, 27/01/2015 - 06:00

Aeriance Investments saw a high level of appetite for both commercial and residential loans in 2014, bringing its total volume of loans written since the Company’s inception in 2008 to 106, at a value of EUR1.231 billion. »

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Redevco buys high street property in Belgium

Mon, 26/01/2015 - 21:30

Redevco has made a second purchase under a new long-term investment programme by acquiring a building on the principal shopping street of Hasselt, Belgium, for almost EUR15 million with a yield just under 5%. »

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LSH makes two senior appointments to capital markets team

Mon, 26/01/2015 - 20:30

Lambert Smith Hampton has made two senior appointments to its capital markets team following a strong performance in 2014. »

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INTERNOS and C4H form alliance to open up UK residential rented market to institutional investors

Mon, 26/01/2015 - 20:00

INTERNOS Global Investors, the EUR3.9 billion owner-managed real estate fund management firm, has formed an alliance with Catalyst for Homes (C4H), a community interest company.  »

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Gatehouse Bank appoints Head of Real Estate Investment

Mon, 26/01/2015 - 19:30

Gatehouse Bank, the London-based investment bank specialising in Shariah-compliant products and services, has appointed David Swan in a newly-created role as Head of Real Estate Investment.  »

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Special report
Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 10:24

With service providers reporting growth in hybrid funds, funds for single investors and bespoke managed accounts, this report examines the regulations and new services being developed in Cayman to tackle the fast-changing offshore funds market... »

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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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Guide to relocation 2014

Guide to Relocation 2014

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 10:53

The GFM Guide to Relocation 2014 draws together in one volume the key points covering the relocation of investment funds and managers to the following major jurisdictions – The Bahamas, BVI, Guernsey, Malta and Ticino... »

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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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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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