Gatehouse Bank launches commercial property finance

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 10:40

Gatehouse Bank has launched a new range of commercial property finance products to expand its real estate finance activities. »

Jimmy Leong, Augentius

Surviving the winter of Chinese private equity

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 09:24

Following the initial boom of liberalisation, new restrictions are having a severe cooling effect on the nascent international Chinese PERE market – fund managers that are in it for the long-haul will need to up their game during this period of tightening, writes Jimmy Leong, Managing Director in Asia, at Augentius.  »

LaSalle launches LaSalle Global Partner Solutions

Thu, 08/11/2018 - 17:57

LaSalle Investment Management (LaSalle) has launched LaSalle Global Partner Solutions (LaSalle GPS), a new fully integrated division dedicated to building robust, indirect investment portfolios by partnering with expert real estate operators across the world. »

Wilshire Quinn Income Fund added to Charles Schwab Alternative Investment Platform

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 09:30

Wilshire Quinn Capital’s private real estate lending fund, the Wilshire Quinn Income Fund, has been approved on the Charles Schwab Alternative Investment Platform. »

Colonial becomes first Spanish REIT to obtain S&P BBB+ rating

Fri, 19/10/2018 - 10:30

Colonial has today become the first REIT in the history of Spain to obtain a BBB+ rating by S&P. »

Arrow Capital Partners expands to Europe

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 20:45

Martyn McCarthy and Christian Bearman have teamed up to spearhead Arrow Capital Partners’ expansion into Europe. »

Flaws of physical property funds to drive demand for REITs

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 09:21

Marc Haynes, head of EMEA sales and client service at Cohen & Steers comments on the FCA’s proposal to tighten regulations for open-ended funds investing in illiquid assets. The regulator is seeking to avoid a situation similar to the aftermath of the Brexit vote, where redemptions forced many daily-dealing, open-ended physical property portfolios to suspend trading… »

David Hutchings, Cushman & Wakefield

Asian investors push global real estate investment to USD1.8 trillion

Thu, 11/10/2018 - 10:57

Asia is fuelling the growth in the global property market, both as a destination for investment capital and a source of capital according to a new research report by Cushman & Wakefield.  »

Fiona Le Poidevin, TISE

Your exchange of choice for UK REITs in 2018 is…

Tue, 09/10/2018 - 12:21

Fiona Le Poidevin, CEO of The International Stock Exchange Group (TISEG), looks at the data and finds that The International Stock Exchange (TISE) has been the listing venue of choice for UK Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) so far in 2018.    »

Laxfield increases size of UK debt fund to GBP750m

Tue, 25/09/2018 - 20:25

Laxfield Capital has increased the size of its real estate debt fund, Laxfield LLP, to GBP750 million having fully deployed its original allocation in loans secured on office, student accommodation, logistics, hotel, serviced apartment and specialist retail assets. »


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