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Evelyn Lee

Evelyn Lee is the News Editor for PEI Media’s real estate-focused publication, PERE, overseeing global news coverage for both PERE Magazine and PERENews.com. Based in New York, she works closely with reporters and editors across PEI’s offices in New York, London and Hong Kong, and helps to co-ordinate shared content with PEI’s other private markets titles. Prior to joining PEI in 2011 she covered commercial real estate, economic development and environmental issues at NJBIZ, a New Jersey-focused business publication

‘This is our second chance to get this right’

Ex-Morgan Stanley bosses Sonny Kalsi and John Carrafiell take nothing for granted after investors gave them another go at running a private equity real estate firm. 

GreenOak’s European logistics platform reaches €2bn

The majority of the assets were acquired through the private equity real estate firm’s latest fund targeting the region.

Carlyle closes on its largest-ever RE fund

Carlyle Realty Partners VIII, which had a $5bn target, will be focused on sectors with ‘enduring growth.’

GLP, GIC form $2bn China fund – Exclusive

The new vehicle represents the Singaporean sovereign wealth fund’s first commitment to GLP after selling all of its shares in the company in January.

The Lehman diaspora

The fourth largest US investment bank at the time of its bankruptcy had upward of 25,000 employees.

When the world stopped: How the crisis changed private real estate

A decade after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, the private real estate industry has been reshaped by tough lessons learned.

What investors think about strategy drift

Managers expanding into new investment opportunities is nothing new, but capital providers are not always inclined to give firms an automatic pass when it happens.

Cabot raises 82% of target in first close – Exclusive

The Boston-based private equity real estate firm expects to complete fundraising for its new US core industrial vehicle by the end of the year.

Colony to sell RE secondaries portfolio to Goldman, Landmark – Exclusive

The Los Angeles-based investment firm is understood to be mulling the sale of its remaining real estate fund interests.

Savanna sells minority stake to investor consortium – Exclusive

The transaction represents the first investment by Hodes Weill’s principal investing platform, Tunbridge.

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