In today’s roundup of regional news headlines, debt-saddled China Evergrande Group sparks fresh contagion fears after missing a third round of bond payments, Evergrande’s former chief economist distances himself from the group’s growth strategy, and Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam… Read More>>
The swings and roundabouts of Asia’s longtime financial hub lead today’s digest of regional news headlines. Non-residential property investment in Hong Kong is set to double this year by one estimate, but that didn’t stop the heir to one of… Read More>>
A REIT management deal gone bust leads today’s roundup of regional news headlines, as Singapore-listed Dasin Retail Trust scraps a prospective sale with ARA Asset Management for control of the trust’s manager and 5 percent of the REIT’s equity in… Read More>>
BlackRock is the latest global player to enter China’s cold storage sector, with the US investment manager agreeing to invest in a portfolio of facilities developed by mainland-based logistics firm Metcold.
New York-based BlackRock last month agreed to invest in… Read More>>
In Mingtiandi’s latest roundup of regional news headlines, BlackRock and Australian partner Primewest complete the purchase of a storied office building in Perth, competition heats up among marketing agencies handling en bloc sales in Singapore, and Hong Kong’s housing market… Read More>>
The first panel in the Asia Value-Add Forum is dedicated to the growing value-add sector in mainland China, where fund managers and developers are finding ways to rejuvenate existing assets as sites in core locations become more challenging to acquire…. Read More>>
In today’s roundup of regional news headlines, one of Hong Kong’s biggest cinema chains springs a surprise ending on the city, fashion retailer Gap mulls the potential sale of its China business, and property tax legislation is missing once again… 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>>
Singapore real estate assets continue to be in style with the world’s biggest investors with Mingtiandi able to confirm that BlackRock is on the verge of selling an industrial asset in the city-state to Boston-based fund manager AEW.
BlackRock is… Read More>>
The world’s largest asset manager has named new leadership for the globe’s fastest growing financial market as BlackRock named Rachel Lord as its new chair for Asia Pacific on Tuesday.
Lord, who currently heads Europe, the Middle East and Africa… Read More>>