A unit of Japan’s Sumitomo Mitsui has launched a JPY 132 billion ($1.3 billion) takeover of one of the country’s most prominent real estate fund managers, and is teaming up with Singapore’s ARA Asset Management to get the buyout completed.
In today’s edition of our regional news roundup, a pair of fund managers clinch a green loan to finance the purchase and revamp of a Singapore building, Amazon pleads for a probe into what it calls insider trading by India’s… Read More>>
ARA Asset Management has completed Seoul’s biggest building buy this year, picking up a newly completed office tower in a deal valued at KRW 1 trillion ($897 million) according to a statement on Tuesday.
The Singapore-based investment manager has purchased… Read More>>
Some 10 months after partnering with Singapore’s ARA Asset Management, Sydney-based Logos Property has achieved one of the major goals of that link-up with a S$404.4 million ($300 million) transaction announced today.
In a two-part deal, ARA Logos Logistics Trust… Read More>>
One of Hong Kong’s best known developers leads our news roundup today as the division of Jardine Matheson moves forward with project to build a 1.8 million square metre commercial project in Shanghai.
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Suntec REIT last week became the latest Singaporean investor to buy into a UK commercial property this year, with the ARA Asset Management-driven trust picking up a half-stake in a two building complex for £430.6 million ($560 million), according to… Read More>>
Australia’s Cromwell Property Group appeared to have latched onto a hot opportunity last month when it announced a new investment platform, together with a pair of partners, that would soon invest $1 billion in Europe’s fast-growing data centre sector.
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Singapore’s ARA Asset Management leads today’s real estate headlines in Asia Pacific as the Warburg Pincus-backed fund manager formalises its takeover bid for an Aussie real estate investment firm.
A pair of Softbank-backed startups also reappear with… Read More>>
ARA Venn, the European real estate debt fund manager controlled by ARA Asset Management, said yesterday it has raised €200 million ($225 million) for Venn Commercial Real Estate Fund II (VeCREF II), marking an initial closing for its first investment… Read More>>
Singapore’s ARA Asset Management this week announced its intention to extend a bid for a hostile takeover of ASX-listed Cromwell Property Group, marking the latest development in a more than two-year struggle for control of the Australian investment group.
Facing… Read More>>