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East Capital acquires Metro Plaza office centre in Tallinn

East Capital Baltic Property Fund II, managed by East Capital, has acquired the Metro Plaza office building in Tallinn, Estonia. »


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Atrium appoints Scott Dwyer to lead Polish operations

Atrium European Real Estate Limited, an owner, operator and developer of shopping centres and retail real estate in Central and Eastern Europe, has appointed Scott Dwyer as chief executive of its operations in Poland. »


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Jefferies hires wealth management team

Jefferies has hired a senior financial advisory team led by Adam Shafiroff, Laurence Shafiroff and Morgan McLanahan. »


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JTC Group invests in Asian alliance partner Kensington Trust Group

JTC Group has made an investment in Kensington Trust Group (KTG), enhancing the alliance between the two companies which commenced in early 2013.  »


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Augentius approved as Luxembourg depositary

Augentius has received authorisation from the Ministère des Finances, Luxembourg to act as an authorised depositary to private equity and real estate funds under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD). »


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Pacific Fund Systems delivers automated AIFMD Annex IV reporting solution

Pacific Fund Systems (PFS) has delivered an automated AIFMD Annex IV reporting solution in the latest release of its PFS-PAXUS fund accounting and share registry software platform. »


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PROREIT completes USD65.6m acquisition programme

PRO Real Estate Investment Trust (PROREIT) has completed the acquisition of the 14 properties that it agreed to acquire further to the closing of its public offering and concurrent private placement of USD26.4 million of new equity. »


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Orchard Street secures Next Outlet to anchor Gretna Gateway Outlet Village, Scotland

Orchard Street Investment Management has completed its first pre-let to Next Outlet at the new 15,000 square foot Phase III development of Gretna Gateway Outlet Village in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland. »


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Investor confidence in real estate and changing allocations

Preqin looks in detail at investors’ allocations to real estate to assess how they are changing, and how, in light of current investor sentiment, these allocations may be impacted in the coming years. »


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Duncan Sunter to head C&W Valuation & Advisory in Sweden

Global real estate adviser Cushman & Wakefield has hired Duncan Sunter from CBRE as head of the firm’s Valuation & Advisory practice in Sweden. »


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