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Tritax Big Box REIT to forward fund Nice-Pak distribution and production facility

Thu, 14/05/2015 - 06:00

Tritax Big Box REIT is to provide forward funding for the development of a new distribution and production facility, pre-let in its entirety to Nice-Pak International Limited, a manufacturer and supplier of wet wipes.  »

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International retailers find growth in UK shopping centres

Wed, 13/05/2015 - 17:00

The number of shops in UK shopping centres trading as ‘multiples’ has increased in the last year, with the latest BCSC/ LDC vacancy monitor showing a rise of 1.3 per cent in the number of ‘multiples’ and a corresponding 1.3 per cent drop in the number of independent shops. »

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Investor research: Have your say!

Wed, 13/05/2015 - 11:29

The current economic climate is arguably difficult to read but it does present investment opportunities. Identifying these and the systems to support them is becoming an increasing challenge. »

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Wellcome Trust acquires Premier Marinas from GlackRock UK Property Fund

Wed, 13/05/2015 - 09:00

The Wellcome Trust has acquired marina operator Premier Marinas Limited (PML) from the BlackRock UK Property Fund (“BlackRock”) for an undisclosed amount.  »

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M&G Real Estate makes GBP167m Thames Valley office acquisition

Wed, 13/05/2015 - 06:00

M&G Real Estate has acquired Bedfont Lakes Office Park from Aberdeen Asset Management for GBP167 million, representing a net initial yield of 5.44 per cent.  »

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Empiric agrees 15-year fixed rate GBP31.1m loan facility with Canada Life Investments

Tue, 12/05/2015 - 20:30

Empiric Student Property has agreed a 15-year fixed rate GBP31.1 million loan facility with Canada Life Investments, secured against a portfolio of eight standing assets held as a lending group through a wholly owned subsidiary, Empiric Investments (Two) Limited. »

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Tullett Prebon launches screen-based matching engine for alternative assets

Tue, 12/05/2015 - 19:00

Tullett Prebon Alternative Investments (TPAI) has developed and launched a screen-based matching engine called TP-AIME (Tullett Prebon Alternative Investments Matching Engine) to better facilitate transactions in alternative investments.  »

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Guernsey funds facilitate GBP25 billion of inward investment to the UK from global investors, says KPMG report

Tue, 12/05/2015 - 18:30

International Capital Flows, a report commissioned by the States of Guernsey and supported by Guernsey Finance, has analysed the economic benefits provided to the UK and Europe by the Guernsey funds market.  »

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Hermes appoints fund director to real estate team

Tue, 12/05/2015 - 09:00

Hermes Investment Management (Hermes), the GBP28.6 billion manager focused on delivering superior, sustainable, risk adjusted returns to its clients – responsibly, has appointed Philip Nell as Fund Director in Hermes Real Estate.   »

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Cushman & Wakefield to merge with DTZ

Tue, 12/05/2015 - 06:00

Cushman & Wakefield and DTZ are to merge to form one of the world’s largest global real estate services companies. The new company, which will operate under the Cushman & Wakefield brand, will have revenues over USD5.5 billion. »

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Locked door

Cybersecurity issues have existed as long as the internet. What seems to have changed in the last 18 months is not only that the nature of the breaches has become more sophisticated, but also the fact that hedge funds have become a much bigger target.  ... »

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Private equity fundraising through the first quarter is examined in this extract from the Preqin Quarterly Update: Private Equity, Q1 2015. ... »

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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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