In today’s roundup of regional news headlines, private equity titan Blackstone announces plans for a third Asia real estate fund, China Evergrande’s once-highflying founder sees his net worth crumble, and Singapore sovereign fund GIC posts its highest 20-year return since… Read More>>
Blackstone on Thursday announced the latest milestone for its growing China logistics platform, naming the company’s first-ever chief executive after spending three years assembling a 5 million square metre (53.8 million square foot) warehouse portfolio.
Now based in Shanghai, Peter… Read More>>
As Asia’s real estate community prepares to enter the second half of the year, signs of a market recovery are showing up in the rosters of some of the world’s largest property players, including new hires and promotions at GLP,… Read More>>
In today’s roundup of regional news headlines, Singapore and Facebook combine forces to solve the riddle of sustainable data centres, ESR closes on its purchase of the Milestone logistics portfolio from Blackstone, and Hong Kong-listed Link REIT’s annual payout inches… Read More>>
Just 10 months after the COVID-19 pandemic derailed an attempt to take private one of China’s largest commercial developers, Blackstone Group has agreed to acquire Soho China through a new deal worth HK$23.7 billion ($3 billion), according to a stock… Read More>>
As it lays the groundwork for a public listing, Singapore’s ARA Asset Management can chalk up another milestone: overtaking CapitaLand to become the biggest fund manager in Asia Pacific real estate by assets under management, according to data compiled by… Read More>>
In today’s roundup of regional news headlines, Chinese cloud computing firm GDS considers buying data centre assets from logistics giant GLP, Blackstone rolls snake eyes in its bid for Australian casino operator Crown Resorts, and CDL announces support measures for… Read More>>
Blackstone has completed its long-anticipated acquisition of Embassy Industrial Parks, gaining a portfolio with 10.6 million square feet (984,772 square metres) of Grade A logistics and warehouse assets near major cities in India.
Funds managed by the US… Read More>>
As part of a build-up of its global ESG team, private equity major Blackstone has appointed Nina James to lead its environmental, social and governance efforts in Asian real estate.
The hiring of the former Investa exec to fill one… Read More>>
A pair of Asian funds targeting US properties lead today’s collection of real estate headlines from around the region as Mitsubishi Estate hopes to cash in on the US capital region’s thirst for data and Korea’s Mirae Asset aims for… Read More>>