Leveraged-buyout pioneer KKR has closed on its third pan-Asian fund, after raising US$9.3 billion for private equity investments across the region, the New York-based global investment firm announced Friday. The new vehicle, Asian Fund III, is the largest ever private… Read More>>
KKR, Ascendas-Singbridge and Perennial Real Estate are among the finalists competing to acquire S$1.9 billion ($1.3 billion) Singapore property group United Engineers Ltd, according to a recent report by Bloomberg. The bids for the company were confirmed in a notice… Read More>>
In the US, the Friday after Thanksgiving is the biggest shopping day of the year as consumers throng malls looking for holiday bargains.
For US private equity pioneer KKR and Chinese developer Sino-Ocean, Black Friday’s combined bill came to $191… Read More>>
This week Asia’s crew of real estate industry professionals features a mainland hospitality veteran taking a C-suite role with Accor, one of Hong Kong’s biggest developers finding new leadership for its asset management division in Shanghai and a familiar broker-face… Read More>>
KKR has appointed Rob Yang from Blackstone as Head of Greater China real estate with the US private equity firm, effective 1 June. Yang joins KKR as a managing director based in Hong Kong as the New York-based investment management… Read More>>
At least one investment firm has made its position clear on where money is headed this year, and according to fund manager Harvest Real Estate Investment that direction is out of China.
According to a story in the Wall Street… Read More>>
China’s real estate industry is about to receive another $1 billion wave of foreign funding, and this latest surge comes from Hong Kong-based private equity firm, RRJ Capital.
According to Reuters, RRJ’s new fund will focus on residential, retail, hospitality… Read More>>
US private equity giant Blackstone made the latest acquisition of China real estate assets by a global finance firm this week when it agreed to buy a 40 percent stake in mall developer SZITIC Commercial Property Co, which is… Read More>>
Private equity real estate firm Gaw Capital Partners has successfully raised more than US$1 billion for its latest fund, as the Hong Kong-based firm prepares to ramp up its property investments in Greater China.
Gaw Capital announced the final close… Read More>>
The richest guy in Asia is bearish on China, and is now more than a billion dollars wealthier because of it.
Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-Shing has disposed of his third major real estate asset in Greater China within the… Read More>>