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March 2015 News in Brief

Published on March 9th, 2015

Warburg Pincus develops an interest in Indonesian retail Warburg Pincus is to invest $125m, with an option to invest up to $200m, to build a retail property development business in…

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COMPANIES and PEOPLE

Savills expands with south east Asia and New Zealand buys Savills has acquired a big stake in CBRE’s Malaysian affiliate, which now trades under the UK broker’s brand. The former CBRE affiliate’s owners, Allan...

Comment

China’s First Sponsor sees value in going Dutch

If you were a Chinese developer, with money to spend after a Singapore initial public offering, what is the first thing you would look to invest in? Land acquisitions; capital...

Company Profiles

PROPERTY ADVISERS

Having global reach, a good grasp of technology and the ability to recruit the best people are the common themes behind the growth of the leading property advisers in asia...

News

Ayala plans huge Philippines push

Philippines-listed Ayala Land plans to triple the size of its Philippines real estate portfolio by 2020. The Ayala conglomerate subsidiary said it would spend PHP100bn ($2.2bn) this year on expanding...

World News

€3.5bn of portfolio sales come onto the market in Europe

The popularity of European portfolio sales is increasing, with more than €3.5bn ($3.92bn) of assets on, or set to hit, the market. AsiaProperty’s sister title EuroProperty reported that CBRE GI,...

News

Li Ka-Shing wins first vote to rejig companies

Shareholders have approved the first stage of the plan to split Li Ka-Shing’s property and non- property empire. In January, Cheung Kong and Hutchison Whampoa announced plans to merge their...

News

Asia’s super rich drive regional and global demand

Asia’s super rich will be a major force driving real estate markets in Asia and the rest of the world, Knight Frank research claims. The property adviser’s latest Wealth Report,...

Research

Key data: listed sector

• The FTSE EPRA NAREIT Developed Asia Index rose 2.8% in February, behind the European index, which rose 5.5%, while the North America index fell 2.8%. • The Hong Kong...

Analysis

Tokyo still on top as investors’ mood turns to cautious optimism

The number of markets now seen as a ‘buy’ has increased in our latest quarterly investment intentions survey, with Tokyo’s office sector and Hong kong’s logistics market respondents’ most popular...

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