The world’s digital future leads Mingtiandi’s headline review today, with Blackstone announcing a $7 billion data centre JV with Digital Realty. Also in the news, Shimao fails to sway investors with its announcement of a debt restructuring plan and China’s… Read More>>
China’s sovereign fund leads Mingtiandi’s review of personnel moves from around Asia this week with news that CIC’s head of infrastructure has resigned from the Beijing-based organisation. Also making the list is a new CFO of Singapore’s Elite Commercial REIT… Read More>>
A Malaysian conglomerate is betting it can make a quick ringgit in a depressed London office market with Gamuda Berhad announcing on Monday that it has teamed up with UK investment manager Castleforge Partners to acquire Deutsche Bank’s UK headquarters… Read More>>
Things are heating up as the Australian summer approaches, with China’s sovereign wealth fund paying A$925 million ($674 million) to purchase a 50 percent stake in Sydney’s Grosvenor Place office tower in 2020’s biggest commercial property deal Down Under.
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China Investment Corporation (CIC) is eyeing more exposure to real estate, as the $930 billion sovereign wealth fund plans to hike alternative and direct investments to 45 percent or more of its overseas portfolio within three years, from 38 percent… Read More>>
China Investment Corporation (CIC), the world’s third-largest sovereign wealth fund, is boosting its exposure to US commercial property by backing a listed real estate lender created by private equity behemoth TPG.
The Beijing-based fund has revealed that it holds a… Read More>>
Sovereign wealth fund China Investment Corporation (CIC) returned to profitability in 2016 after a dismal showing the previous year, as the mainland’s leading investor in overseas real estate ramps up its exposure to property and other alternative assets. The world’s… Read More>>
China’s sovereign wealth fund and its largest insurer are backing a consortium of investors to buy the biggest parking operator in North America in a deal estimated to top $1 billion, the companies revealed last week.
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Ending days of speculation and months of negotiations, Blackstone Group on Friday confirmed an agreement to sell its Logicor European logistics platform to China Investment Corporation (CIC) for €12.25 billion ($13.82 billion).
The sale by a set of funds controlled… Read More>>
America’s Trump administration has made headlines with its taste for “alternative facts,” and now the leadership of mainland sovereign wealth fund China Investment Corporation seems ready to adopt this flexible approach to reality as it lobbies for more favorable treatment… Read More>>