Malaysia-based Parkson was a pioneer foreign investor in China’s retail scene, opening its first mainland department store in 1994. Now that location, on Beijing’s Fuxingmen Rd, is the brand’s last remaining outlet in China’s capital as Parkson shutters department stores… Read More>>
The world’s largest alternative investment firm headed to Singapore’s stock exchange this week and on its shopping list was a portfolio of 11 Japanese shopping malls, according to an announcement this week by Singapore-listed REIT, Croesus Retail Trust.
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China Vanke may have lost its founder and CEO last week, but the country’s second-largest developer by sales is also flexing its muscles in the retail property market.
After leading a $1.9 billion acquisition of the Blackstone-controlled mall platform SCP… Read More>>
Wang Jianlin continues the expansion of his retail empire in mainland China, as the billionaire’s Dalian Wanda Group announced the opening of three large shopping malls just months after the commercial property developer chalked up a record drop in revenues.
Cash-strapped Chinese tech giant LeEco is said to be telling creditors that it is close to scoring a major windfall on the sale of a Beijing mall to China Vanke as entrepreneur Jia Yueting scrambles for cash.
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Hong Kong’s Link REIT has completed its RMB 4.1 billion ($589 million) acquisition of the Metropolitan Plaza mall in Guangzhou from funds controlled by Morgan Stanley and Gaw Capital, according to a recent statement by the manager of the real… Read More>>
Champion REIT produced a 15.7% jump in distributions to its unit holders in 2016 and the Hong Kong-based real estate investment trust’s freshly-minted CEO expects even bigger things this year.
While the REIT sponsored by Hong Kong developer Great Eagle… Read More>>
With its $2 billion buyout of TV maker Vizio DOA, its CFO throwing in the towel and reports of missed payrolls at its Yidao Yongche ride hailing app, LeEco has had a rough month. And now entrepreneur Jia Yueting’s mainland… Read More>>
Asia’s largest real estate investment trust just agreed to acquire its third mainland property, as Link REIT purchased Metropolitan Plaza in Guangzhou from funds controlled by Gaw Capital and Morgan Stanley for RMB 4.1 billion ($589 million), according to a… Read More>>
The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and Phoenix Mills have teamed up to develop, own and operate retail assets across India in a deal that could see Canada’s biggest pension fund investing up to $246 million into the Indian… Read More>>