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NAS sells Tempe College student housing property

NAS sells Tempe College student housing property

Wed, 19/08/2015 - 15:07

National Asset Services (NAS) has sold Gateway at Tempe (pictured), a college student housing property located approximately one mile East of Arizona State University on East University Drive in Tempe, Arizona. »

Real estate finance

Raising real estate capital in Boston

Wed, 19/08/2015 - 15:04

Preqin’s Real Estate Online provides comprehensive profiles for the 49 institutional investors based in Boston that actively invest in the real estate asset class, collectively representing over USD1.1 trillion in assets under management. The largest proportion of institutional investors are foundations, representing a quarter of investors located in the city. Boston has a strong private wealth industry; a fifth of real estate investors based in Boston are wealth managers and a further 14 per cent are family offices. »

Empiric acquires forward funded development in Nottingham

Empiric acquires forward funded development in Nottingham

Wed, 19/08/2015 - 15:03

Empiric Student Property has exchanged contracts, subject to planning, on a forward funded development in Nottingham, known as The Frontage, a 162 bed, new build, premium student accommodation scheme, for a total investment of GBP18.4 million. »

Iceni secures consent for Camden site

Iceni secures consent for Camden site

Wed, 19/08/2015 - 14:31

Planning consultancy, Iceni Projects (Iceni) has obtained planning permission for a serviced apartment scheme on the Hatton Garden Conservation Area, Camden. »

Deutsche AWM acquires class A Chicago shopping plaza

Deutsche AWM acquires class A Chicago shopping plaza

Wed, 19/08/2015 - 14:08

Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management’s (Deutsche AWM) Alternatives and Real Assets (ARA) business has acquired the Wicker Park Commons shopping plaza in Chicago, IL, for one of its investment funds. »

Scales

Does size really matter?

Wed, 19/08/2015 - 13:19

With most investors believing that small-sized and mid-market buyout funds currently present the best opportunities in private equity, this article from Preqin Private Equity Spotlight, August 2015, examines whether the size of a buyout fund has any significant impact on returns. »

CI Investments launches global real estate and US dollar income mandates

CI Investments launches global real estate and US dollar income mandates

Wed, 19/08/2015 - 07:49

CI Investments has launched Signature Real Estate Pool and CI US Income USUSD Pool, as well as an expanded choice of funds within CI Private Investment Management, a program for affluent investors. »

Clearbell fund acquires GBP50m Stephenson portfolio

Clearbell fund acquires GBP50m Stephenson portfolio

Wed, 19/08/2015 - 07:47

A fund managed by Clearbell Capital has acquired the Stephenson portfolio (to be known as the Polaris potfolio), a portfolio of 14 business and industrial real estate assets that are well positioned to take advantage of the fast-growing UK regions.  »

Chatham Lodging acquires Residence Inn Fort Lauderdale Intracoastal

Chatham Lodging acquires Residence Inn Fort Lauderdale Intracoastal

Wed, 19/08/2015 - 07:45

Chatham Lodging Trust has completed the previously announced acquisition of the 105-room Residence Inn Fort Lauderdale Intracoastal/Il Lugano. »

New Senior completes USD640m acquisition of Independent Living Assets

New Senior completes USD640m acquisition of Independent Living Assets

Tue, 18/08/2015 - 14:38

New Senior Investment Group has completed its previously announced acquisition of 28 private pay, independent living properties from affiliates of Holiday Retirement (Holiday) for USD640 million. »

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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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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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