In today’s roundup of news headlines from around Asia, Amazon loses its bid to block a deal involving a business partner in India, heavily indebted China Evergrande reportedly secures a financial lifeline from state-linked companies, and ESR’s South Korean REIT… Read More>>
After achieving Hong Kong’s third-largest IPO of 2019, logistics giant ESR this month announced plans to raise fresh capital through an initial public offering of a Korean real estate investment trust in December.
The new REIT is being sponsored by… Read More>>
In today’s instalment of Mingtiandi’s regional roundup, Singapore’ CDL has appointed Deloitte as an external financial advisor to evaluate its investment in a mainland property developer after a veteran board member and cousin of founder Kwek Leng Beng resigned over… Read More>>
Today we lead off Mingtiandi’s round up of people moves around the region with some top-level turnover to go with the turmoil at Beijing-based Danke Apartments. Also in the stressed department, WeWork India has named a new CFO, chief counsel… Read More>>
Warehouses lead Mingtiandi’s first headline roundup of the week with a Singapore-listed REIT closing on its purchase an industrial asset in the city’s Jurong area after agreeing to buy the property during August.
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Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund has gone back for its fourth helping of ESR warehouses this year with GIC now committing A$480 million ($337 million) to a logistics development partnership in Australia, according to a stock exchange announcement on 24 September.
An early investor in one of Asia’s largest logistics developers leads today’s real estate headlines from around the region with news that the South Korean company has wheeled some $408 million in cash out of its pre-IPO investment in… Read More>>
AIP Asset Management and Tokyu Land are planning an Australian REIT, providing a path to monetising the Korean investment firm’s Australian property assets including the Red Cross HQ in Sydney and the Louisa Lawson Building in Canberra.
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Pan-Asian logistics real estate platform ESR has leased an entire four-storey warehouse project near Tokyo to a logistics services division of Japanese industrial group Daiwa just eight months after renting out half of another facility near the Japanese capital to… Read More>>
ESR, which has $22 billion of assets under management across the Asia Pacific, is expanding its India operation with the acquisition of an industrial site in Chennai, one of the fastest-growing technology hubs in the country.
The Hong Kong-based logistics… Read More>>