August 2017 | Asia Property

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Sabana targeted as small Asian REITs face takeover bids

E-Shang Redwood pursues Shariah-compliant S-REIT, as Blackstone bids for Astro Japan Property portfolio Smaller Asian REITs are increasingly becoming a target for property investors. Warburg Pincus-backed e-Shang Redwood is...

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Big players pick off listed property’s pawns

There were expectations of more mergers and acquisitions in the Asian listed real estate sector this year and there has been quite a flurry. GLP’s privatisation has rather overwhelmed everything...

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Web-driven logistics clicks with investors in Indonesia

Indonesians’ voracious appetite for online shopping is creating strong demand for modern logistics space to serve e-tailers. LOGOS is one of the first overseas developers to seize the opportunity Indonesians...

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India leads Asia’s urban growth race

A large, fast-growing financial and business services sector makes Delhi the star performer as India’s cities outpace China’s slowing economy, while elsewhere in Asia, Ho Chi Minh City is also...

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CPPIB joins big investors targeting India

Canadian fund to inject over $1bn into developer RMZ, while Blackstone and GIC also plan big investments  International investors are looking to aggressively expand in India, with a number of...

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ASEAN The South-East Asian trading block’s fast-growing economies of Indonesia, the Philippines and Vietnam are key markets for foreign real estate investors, with Chinese players the latest to show interest...

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CIC joins Asian debt investment trend by taking stake in US REIT

China Investment Corporation has invested in a US-listed debt REIT. The sovereign wealth fund announced it had taken a 15.5% stake in TPG Real Estate Finance Trust, a REIT managed...

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LOGOS to target logistics in India via $400m fund launch with local partner Assetz Property

LOGOS Group is expanding into India with a $400m vehicle. The Australian logistics property group has joined forces with India’s Assetz Property Group to create LOGOS India, which will develop...

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Lee Kum Kee picks up City’s Walkie Talkie in record single-asset London deal

Chinese tycoons continue to be attracted to prime assets in London. Lee Kum Kee Group, famous for its sauces, confirmed that is has agreed to buy 20 Fenchurch Street in...

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Diary

Troubled HNA may be frozen out as AEP gets cold feet… AEP Investment Management is exploring ways to scale back its ties to embattled Chinese conglomerate HNA Group, according to...

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Market talk

“Our longer-dated, core-plus real estate business is now up to $17bn in assets under management after only three years, achieving inception-to-date net returns of 12% a year” Stephen Schwarzman, Blackstone...