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Investment community backs ‘remain’ at Howard Kennedy sponsored Brexit debate

Wed, 18/05/2016 - 15:38

The investment community voted to remain in the EU last night (Monday 16 May) following a passionate discussion at the ‘Brexit: Pursued by a Bear’ debate chaired and sponsored by law firm Howard Kennedy. » closes equity investment in Chicago apartment building

Wed, 18/05/2016 - 09:38 has closed an investment into a USD21.6 million acquisition. The platform helped finance the acquisition of The Edison Apartments, a mid-rise multifamily property in Chicago, by Spirit Bascom Ventures, a sponsorship joint venture between Stamford, Connecticut-based Spirit Investment Partners and Irvine, California-based The Bascom Group. »

Central Europe still a strong investment market, says C&W

Tue, 17/05/2016 - 15:21

According to Cushman & Wakefield (C&W), strong investment activity in the core Central European markets of Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary and Romania continued in the first quarter of 2016, with EUR1.4 billion invested.  »

Renovo Financial secures additional investment from Victory Park Capital up to USD75 million

Tue, 17/05/2016 - 09:16

Renovo Financial, a Chicago-based private lender that assists real estate investors who acquire, renovate and manage residential properties, has closed an incremental USD25 million commitment from Victory Park Capital (VPC).  »

Standard Life Investments completes purchase of No1 St Andrew Square in Edinburgh

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 10:06

The Standard Life Investments Pooled Pension Property Fund has completed the purchase of No1 St Andrew Square, in Edinburgh from Tonstate Group for GBP15 million. The fund has invested over GBP90 million in Edinburgh city centre in the past two years.  »

Maturing Healthcare sector is becoming specialist investment of choice, says Knigh Frank

Fri, 13/05/2016 - 09:00

Investment in the UK Healthcare sector hit GBP1.57 billion in 2015 a 51 per cent rise on the previous year (GBP1.04 billion) and more than double the 10-year average of GBP720 million, according to the latest research report from Knight Frank. »

Pramerica Real Estate Investors rebrands as PGIM Real Estate globally

Tue, 10/05/2016 - 16:05

Pramerica Real Estate Investors, which currently operates globally under two different names, is to consolidate under one brand name PGIM Real Estate to support its globally diversified investment platform and client base.  »

Investment in London offices defies EU jitters in Q1

Wed, 04/05/2016 - 15:05

Global capital investment into London’s office market remained strong in the traditionally subdued first quarter, with a total of GBP3.5 billion invested in the first three months of the year, according to CBRE. »

Regev Group joins DFPG Investments

Tue, 03/05/2016 - 10:07

Nir Regev’s Regev Group, which is based in Missouri, has joined DFPG Investments, a national independent broker-dealer and RIA. »

STORE Capital secures USD300m long-term debt financing

Tue, 03/05/2016 - 09:57

STORE Capital Corporation, an internally managed net-lease real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests in Single Tenant Operational Real Estate, has closed USD300 million long-term unsecured debt consisting of USD200 million of privately placed investment grade-rated senior notes due 28 April, 2026 and a USD100 million floating-rate five-year term loan.  »


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