A joint venture between US private equity giant Carlyle Group and a UK unit of Singapore’s ARA Asset Management has acquired 11 UK logistics assets for £102 million ($139.16 million), expanding its European logistics portfolio to ride the e-commerce boom.
Mainland Chinese logistics firm Metcold has reached an agreement with Metropolitan Real Estate that will see the Carlyle Group-backed fund manager invest a total of $50 million in two of Metcold’s opportunity funds and in a cold storage project in… Read More>>
Less than two years after being created through a merger that created a $47 billion real estate fund manager, BentallGreenOak is set to grow still further through a deal with The Carlyle Group.
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In today’s roundup of regional news headlines, private equity bigfoot Blackstone secures regulatory approval for a property buying spree in India, embattled media tycoon Jimmy Lai’s company is selling a Taiwanese office building, and the removal of double stamp duty… Read More>>
In today’s roundup of regional news headlines, a CapitaLand-affiliated fund completes its purchase of Singapore’s ABI Plaza from MYP, billionaire Ray Dalio makes plans to open a family office in the city-state, and Japanese department store operator Takashimaya turns to… Read More>>
The saga of a now-retired Changi Airport boss, his bankrupt son and the family’s domestic helper has entered a new chapter as a Singapore court charges the Karl Liew with having made false accusations against Indonesian Parti Liyani.
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US private equity giant The Carlyle Group has taken a bet on China’s growing rental housing sector by investing in Shanghai-based corporate housing operator Anxin Apartment. Carlyle announced that it had acquired a “significant minority stake” in the mainland firm,… Read More>>
Hong Kong’s glamorous Gaws lead the region’s real estate news again today as sources confirm that a deal to back an HK$15 billion acquisition of a pair of Quarry Bay buildings is moving forward. JD.com makes another of its frequent… Read More>>
Private equity investments work differently in China, and the Carlyle Group is preparing to spin off its China real estate unit into a separate entity to fit the requirements of the mainland market, according to sources familiar with the company’s… Read More>>
The Carlyle Group, the world’s top private equity firm in terms of fundraising, is boosting its Southeast Asia team with two senior hires in Jakarta and Singapore.
Carlyle has hired Robby Winarta as Managing Director and Long Hoang as Director… Read More>>