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Conyers Dill & Pearman boosts London team

Thu, 12/04/2007 - 06:58

Richard Fear has left Charles Adams, Ritchie & Duckworth in the Cayman Islands, where he had been a partner for over six years, and joined the London office of Conyers Dill & Pearm »

Rodamco and Unibail join forces to create pan-European commercial property giant

Wed, 11/04/2007 - 07:01

Rodamco Europe N.V. and Unibail Holding S.A. intend to combine both companies to create a leading pan-European commercial property company. »

Survey of consultant search activity reveals that hedge funds will be the focus of attention in 2007, with private equity and real estate close behind

Wed, 11/04/2007 - 07:00

Casey Quirk and eVestment Alliance have unveiled their first annual study of consultant search activity, revealing that more consultants will focus on Hedge Funds than on any other strateg »

Maples and Calder's Dubai office acts on the first sukuk listed on both the Dubai and London Stock Exchanges

Wed, 11/04/2007 - 06:59

International law firm Maples and Calder acted as Cayman Islands counsel to the issue of a USD 750m Sukuk by DIB Sukuk Limited. »

Latest addition to Fidelity Funds stable focuses on Asia Pacific property

Tue, 10/04/2007 - 07:00

Strong economic growth and an expanding population make the Asia Pacific property market attractive for investment according to Fidelity International, which is marketing a fund that inves »

Polygon raises the stakes in Countrywide sale

Thu, 05/04/2007 - 07:00

Polygon, the Anglo-American hedge fund, has lifted its stake in Countrywide to 24.8 per cent, giving it a potential blocking vote on the GBP 1 billion sale of Countrywide, Britain's bigges »

Aberdeen Fund "AIPP Asia" raises USD 435 million

Wed, 04/04/2007 - 07:00

AIPP Asia, Aberdeen's first Asian fund of property funds, launched in October last year, has raised USD 435 million from a range of European pension funds after five months of fund raising »

BNP Paribas to acquire RBS International Securities Services

Wed, 04/04/2007 - 07:00

BNP Paribas has agreed to acquire RBS International Securities Services (Holdings) Limited, a 70:30 joint venture between The Royal Bank of Scotland International and The Bank of New York. »

Berkeley Group sets out plan to develop GBP 1 billion fund

Wed, 04/04/2007 - 07:00

Berkeley Group Holdings' wholly owned subsidiary, The Berkeley Group plc, has entered into agreements to establish three further private joint venture companies with Saad Investments Compa »

German Real Estate Fund purchases EUR 29 million retail warehouse

Tue, 03/04/2007 - 07:01

Asset manager London & Capital's German Real Estate Fund has acquired a retail warehouse in Heppenheim, near Frankfurt, for EUR 29.3 million. »


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