Segregated Funds Group (SFG), the private equity unit of Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL), has reached a INR1.6 billion ($27 million) final close on its maiden Indian real estate fund - short of...
South Asia | 13 Feb 2014 |
India's Piramal Enterprises is to form a $500 million realty debt fund with CPPIB Credit Investments,, a subsidiary of the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB).
Mezzanine | 13 Feb 2014 |
Indian industrial real estate and warehousing facilities developer IndoSpace, has closed its second fund at $330 million, exceeding its target size at $300 million. IndoSpace is a joint venture between the Everstone Group and Canada-based Realterm Global....
Fundraising | 22 Jan 2014 |
ASK Group has reached a first close of $50 million on its debut offshore real estate fund. The full target for the vehicle, which will invest in middle income residential projects in Mumbai, Bangalore, the Delhi National Capital Region (NCR), Pune and...
Fundraising | 15 Jan 2014 |
Piramal Enterprises’ Indiareit Fund Advisors has reached a final close of INR10 billion ($160.5 million) on its fifth domestic fund.
Real estate | 09 Jan 2014 |
The Blackstone Group has received more than $3 billion in capital commitments for its first Asia real estate fund, which is targeting $4 billion.
Real estate | 08 Jan 2014 |
The Blackstone Group’s Real Estate Partners unit is in the process of exiting its 35% stake in Bangalore-based project management consultancy Synergy Property Development Services in a deal valued at INR2.6 billion ($41.7 million)
South Asia | 27 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
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 |
RRJ Capital, the Hong Kong-based private equity firm set up by former Hopu Investment Management executive Richard Ong, is said to be launching a $1 billion real estate fund targeting investments in China.
Greater China | 19 Nov 2013 |
The Blackstone Group and ICBC International will acquire stakes of 40% and 6% respectively in Chinese shopping mall developer and operator SCP. The financial terms were not disclosed but Blackstone’s investment is reported to be worth $400 million....
Greater China | 04 Nov 2013 |
Gaw Capital Partners, the Hong Kong-based private equity real estate investor, has reached a final close on its fourth China real estate fund at the hard cap of $1.025 billion. It is the largest vehicle the firm has ever raised.
Greater China | 30 Oct 2013 |
Interest in Asian real assets has surged as investors look to higher growth emerging markets for income and upside. Opportunities run from real estate to infrastructure, and in some cases offer a bit of both
Real estate | 30 Oct 2013 |
The Blackstone Group is looking to increase its investments in Australian real estate and private equity, according to Stephen Schwarzman, the firm’s co-founder.
Buyout | 29 Oct 2013 |
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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.
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