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Aetos to offload Japan’s Simplex

Published on April 13th, 2015

US private equity firm Aetos Capital Real Estate is preparing to sell Japanese real estate investment manager Simplex Investment Advisors for up to ¥200bn ($1.6bn). Simplex is understood to own…

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