Real estate secondaries volumes dip in H1 2019 – Setter

Real estate secondaries transaction volumes fell 39.2% during the first half of 2019 but the dip is expected to be temporary, according to private equity secondary advisory firm Setter Capital.

A movie studio with star power and private equity clout

With the sale of MBS Media Campus, Carlyle rolls the credits on the blockbuster-producing industrial property in California.

Greece is back on real estate investors’ menus

Almost a decade after the country required a bailout from the IMF and EU, institutional interest in Greek real estate is on the up.

Australia defies regionwide property slump

Australia recorded $8.4bn worth of property transaction volumes in Q2 2019 amid an overall slowdown across Asia-Pacific, according to data published by Real Capital Analytics.

How Gaw Capital is expanding its private equity exposure

The Hong Kong-based real estate investment firm started investing in real estate-related operating companies from its own balance sheet two years ago.
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How damaging is the US-China trade war for real estate?

There has been a drop in Asian inbound and outbound capital flows, as well as noticeable tenant retrenchment in southern China cities, according to Colliers International’s latest research.

Blackstone’s investment in BC Partners is about more than hard capital

The London-based private equity firm picked the New York giant as a minority shareholder also for the soft benefits that brings.
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Fund of firms: Who owns what?

With Blackstone’s stake in BC Partners the latest deal in an expanding market of GP stakes, PERE sister publication PEI looks at which firms have been on the acquisition trail.
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Currency devaluations subdue growth in global real estate market – MSCI

Growth in the global real estate market was muted across almost all countries in 2018 because of currencies depreciating against the US dollar, according to a July report by MSCI.

Lloyds’ McDougall: job-sharing is a ‘powerful’ message to the industry

Madeleine McDougall (pictured), the UK bank’s real estate boss since 2017, will share responsibilities with Andy Hulme in a move designed to improve work-life balance.
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