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Slate Retail REIT acquires Smithfield Shopping Plaza

Slate Retail REIT has acquired a grocery-anchored shopping centre located in Smithfield, Virginia. »


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Carey Olsen ranked tier 1 for corporate and funds work across jurisdictions

Carey Olsen's financial and corporate and investment funds work in the Channel Islands, the Cayman Islands and the British Virgin Islands has been recognised in the 2015 International Financial Law Review 1000 (IFLR1000) guide. »


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Urban&Civic secures permission for foodstore and industrial development in Kent

Urban&Civic has secured provisional planning permission for a 99,659 square foot foodstore and petrol filling station, along with 32,000 sq ft of industrial development at Altira Business Park in Herne Bay, Kent. »


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Internos appoints retail expert Jenefer Greenwood to board

Internos Global Investors, the EUR4 billion owner-managed real estate fund management firm, has appointed retail expert Jenefer Greenwood to its investment board as a non-executive director. »


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Allied Properties REIT vice president and chief financial officer to leave

Peter E Sweeney, vice president and chief financial officer of Allied Properties Real Estate Investment Trust, is leaving to pursue a career opportunity with another Canadian REIT. »


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AllianceBernstein and Centerboard acquire Signor Group temp lodging assets

AllianceBernstein Real Estate Group (AB RE Group) and Centerboard Group have acquired a majority interest in a new company which owns all of the temporary lodging accommodations assets of Signor Group. »


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Nuveen Real Asset Income Fund gets five-star Morningstar rating

Nuveen Investments’ Nuveen Real Asset Income Fund has received a five-star Overall Morningstar Rating across the A Load Waived and I share classes as well as a four-star rating for its A share class. »


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Alter Domus appoints James McEvoy as country executive Ireland

Alter Domus, a European provider of fund and corporate services, has appointed James McEvoy as country executive Ireland. »


Real estate

Real estate is a favoured asset class, says IPD Global Intel

Rising capital flows and strong performance across most markets have again made real estate a favoured asset class, according to MSCI’s new IPD Global Intel product. »


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Growth of e-tailing driving speculative warehouse development in the Midlands and the South East, says DTZ

The number of deals for large storage and distribution facilities of above 100,000 square feet increased to a record 35 in H1 2014, up from 32 deals in H2 2013, according to research from commercial property advisor DTZ. »


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