The impact of China’s crackdown on corporate debt came into clearer view in recent days as a former top 10 mainland developer confirmed last Friday that it was unable to repay holders of $530 million in dollar-denominated bonds that came… Read More>>
An activist investor has notched a win in its running battle for control of Shenzhen-based developer Nam Tai Property, as a court ruled Wednesday that directors tied to mainland group Kaisa had acted improperly in signing off on a private… Read More>>
In our latest roundup of regional news headlines, Evergrande seeks help from deep-pocketed Hong Kong investors to boost its electric car venture, Singapore’s Boustead Projects launches an industrial fund to hold the firm’s real estate assets, and Frasers breaks ground… Read More>>
Australian workplace designer Unispace said Wednesday that it had finalised a transaction with Hong Kong-based private equity firm PAG for the sale of the company.
The deal gives PAG a 100 percent equity stake in the office fit-out specialist, which… Read More>>
In today’s roundup of regional news headlines, Bank of America files a motion to dismiss the bankruptcy cases of Eagle Hospitality Trust entities, Singapore’s Perennial Holdings and partners win a bid to develop an HSR-adjacent plot in Hangzhou, and Hong… Read More>>
AXA Investment Managers says that its property investment division completed €9.7 billion ($11.7 billion) in real estate equity transactions on behalf of clients in 2020, up from €6.5 billion in 2019, with Asia Pacific accounting for a record 21 percent… Read More>>
The pile of capital aimed at Asian real estate opportunities has just grown by $1.175 billion as the largest asset manager in the US announced its latest funding milestone today.
BlackRock raised the cash for BlackRock Asia Property Fund V,… Read More>>
A Warburg Pincus-backed residential startup has plans for its first apartment complex in Hong Kong’s upscale Mid-Levels after buying a property for HK$295 million ($38 million).
Weave Living, which moved beyond its co-living roots in mid-2020, has already begun refitting… Read More>>
Indian developer Embassy Group and Ivanhoe Cambridge, a real estate investment arm of Canada’s second-largest pension fund, have launched a platform to fund acquisition and development of sustainable, office-led business parks in key urban centres of India.
Embassy will lead… Read More>>
In today’s edition of our regional news roundup, Singapore real estate website PropertyGuru mulls a US listing via merger with a SPAC, private equity bigfoot Blackstone takes steps to reopen its regional office in Seoul, and regulatory filings show that… Read More>>