Sunshine 100 China Holdings - a commercial and residential real estate developer backed by Warburg Pincus - has raised about HK$2 billion ($259 million) after pricing its Hong Kong IPO at...
Greater China | 07 Mar 2014 |
Haichang Holdings, a Chinese theme park and property developer backed by Hony Capital and Orix Corp, is seeking to raise up to HK$2.68 billion ($345 million) through a Hong Kong IPO.
Exits | 28 Feb 2014 |
India's Milestone Capital Advisors has named Alok Aggarwal as managing partner and chief executive officer of its real estate business.
South Asia | 09 Jan 2014 |
AIG Global Real Estate has reportedly agreed to sell its India asset management business to Canada's Brookfield Asset Management. The financial terms of the transaction, which is likely to be completed by the end of this month, are not known.
South Asia | 06 Jan 2014 |
BlackRock-owned real estate investor MGPA has sold its stake in The Westin Singapore hotel to Japan’s Daisho Group for a reported S$468 million ($369 million).
Real estate | 02 Jan 2014 |
GIC Private, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund, has acquired The Blackstone Group's 50% stake in 5 Broadgate (5BG), a London office building which is due for completion in 2015, for around GBP1.7 billion ($2.8 billion).
Real estate | 02 Jan 2014 |
Piramal Group’s Indiareit unit and India Infoline (IIFL) have backed an Ashiana Homes-Landcraft Projects housing joint venture with INR1 billion ($16.3 million) and INR800 million, respectively.
South Asia | 11 Dec 2013 |
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) will commit $200 million to its first real estate venture in India. In partnership with the Shapoorji Pallonji Group, it will acquire income-producing office buildings in Indian cities. CPPIB has an 80% stake...
Real estate | 29 Nov 2013 |
The sudden death of Ved Prakash Arya in 2011 left Milestone Capital Advisors without a founder and figurehead. His widow, Rubi Arya, took up the reins. She tells AVCJ how the business is moving forward
Real estate | 27 Nov 2013
Gaw Capital Partners, a Hong Kong-based private equity real estate firm, has acquired Waterside House - an office building in London - on behalf of a pool of South Korean institutional investors.
Real estate | 21 Nov 2013 |
The Blackstone Group and Xander Group-backed Indian developer Panchshil Realty are set to buy a majority stake in an office tower in Mumbai for close to INR9 billion ($144 million).
Real estate | 20 Nov 2013 |
GIC Private will be the lead investor in an Indian real estate platform launched by Singapore-based Ascendas. The Ascendas India Growth Programme has a target size of S$600 million ($482 million) and will invest in real estate in India, focusing on business...
South Asia | 20 Nov 2013 |
Secured Capital, the Japan-based real estate investment arm of PAG, has reached a $1.5 billion final close on its fifth fund - Secured Capital Real Estate Partners V - exceeding its $1 billion target.
Real estate | 18 Nov 2013 |
China Investment Corporation is in exclusive talks to acquire Chiswick Park - a 32-acre UK business park - from The Blackstone Group.
Europe | 11 Nov 2013 |
Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (OTPP) has invested HK$299.9 million ($38.7 million) in Macau casino and hotel developer Louis XIII Holdings through a zero-coupon convertible bond issue. This is the Canadian pension plan’s second commitment to the...
Real estate | 11 Nov 2013 |
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Join us at the 11th Annual AVCJ Private Equity & Venture Australia and New Zealand Forum on 5-7 March at the Four Seasons Hotel in Sydney to find out how funds of varying size are raising capital, sourcing deals and exits, as well as all you need to know to effectively navigate Australasia's changing alternative asset landscape.
After a decade-long mining boom the economy is experiencing a loss of momentum and the resulting deal flow reduction and lack of value in the market means GPs are chasing many of the same acquisition targets. That said, the exit market is recovering with both IPOs and M&A activity picking up, and an increase in LPs appetite for the asset class, and the recent government change means that the industry is cautiously optimistic for the future and expecting a rise in activity over the next 12 months.
5-7 March 2014, Four Seasons Hotel, Sydney