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Arshiya Khullar

Arshiya Khullar
Arshiya Khullar is a senior Asia reporter for PERE. Based in Hong Kong, Arshiya covers news and trends in the private real estate markets across Asia-Pacific. In 2016, Arshiya was awarded the prestigious State Street Institutional Press Award for the best newcomer financial journalist in the region for an investigative story on how Anbang Insurance's failed pursuit of Starwood Hotels & Resorts worsened the reputation of the whole Chinese investor community in the global marketplace. In the past, Arshiya's bylines have also appeared on CNN.com, Quartz, Eurogamer, Lloyd's List and StartupsHK.

Former ADIA exec Kim joins QuadReal’s APAC leadership team

Peter Kim’s hire as managing director for Asia reflects QuadReal’s growing ambitions for investing in the region.

Allianz eyeing €775m in China AUM by year-end

In its latest China deal, Allianz Real Estate has invested $225m in the TH Real Estate China outlet mall vehicle.

APG continues India retail drive with $175m re-up – Exclusive

With its re-up, APG Asset Management has now committed $450m to Virtuous Retail South Asia, the India retail platform set up in partnership with The Xander Group.

Trump presidency top geopolitical worry for investors

Almost 70% of the 340 real estate institutional investors and investment professionals surveyed at ANREV’s annual conference cited the Trump presidency and populism as their key geopolitical concerns.

M&G promotes Jeffrey to newly-created APAC leadership role

M&G has appointed Alex Jeffrey as head of its entire Asia Pacific business in what is a new leadership position created for the region. Jeffrey will be overseeing the firm’s regional real estate fund management business ($4.8 billion in assets under management as of end-June, 2017) as well as distribution business. All local offices will […]

Chinese institutional investors and HNWIs to up alternatives exposure

Chinese pensions are expected to make a push into alternatives with a 6% allocation by 2030, according to a report by Casey Quirk, a Deloitte-owned consultancy.

BlackRock calls time on fundraising for Asia Fund IV at $500m – Exclusive

The US asset manager has closed its first Asia higher-returning real estate fund since it took over MGPA in late 2013 at a just over $500m.

Saudi Arabia’s real estate offering to the world

As Blackstone and BlackRock reportedly bet on the country’s ambitious economic revival plan by opening offices in the kingdom, the real estate proposition right now is characterised by REIT regimes and ‘smart’ cities.

Asia open-ended core funds gain traction

The number of open-ended core private real estate funds raised in Asia-Pacific total 36 to date, double than what were raised a decade earlier, a report by property consultancy JLL has estimated.

Denmark’s PFA makes first direct logistics deal in China

PFA Pension has joined Ivanhoe Cambridge and LOGOS as a co-investor in a Chinese logistics investment venture.