Property Funds

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Student accommodation

New JV targets student sector

16 June 2017

Europa Capital Partners and Generation Estates have formed a joint venture called Europa Generation to manage a new UK student accommodation fund.

Aston Martin warehouse, Wellesbourne

Logistics focus helps Barwood fund beat its first close target

2 June 2017

Barwood Capital has exceeded its first close target for its 2017 UK regional property fund after raising £42m.

Rod Lockhart LendInvest Capital

LendInvest fund tops £100m

1 June 2017

LendInvest Capital’s flagship private debt fund, the Montello Real Estate Opportunity Fund, has doubled in size over the past year to surpass the £100m mark.


Aviva’s debt team set to tap new markets

5 May 2017

Aviva Investors is launching its first continental European real estate debt fund and offering UK borrowers standalone floating rate facilities for the first time.

No.1 Croydon (the 50p Building)

Wainbridge Capital fund focused on London pays out big return

5 May 2017

Wainbridge Capital has realised its Wainbridge Global Opportunities London (WGOL) Fund, generating a bumper annual return of 20.7% for investors.

Internos makes €200m acquisition for new core fund

4 May 2017

Internos Global Investors has raised €135m in the first close of the Internos Core European (ICE) Balanced fund and acquired a €200m portfolio for the new fund.

Teddy Sagi

Sagi sells £337m tech shares to fund property spree

27 June 2017

Tech entrepreneur Teddy Sagi has sold £337m worth of shares in Playtech to fund his property ventures and be “in the vanguard of the co-working revolution”.

Banks and Lending


Picton extends credit facility

22 June 2017

Picton Property Income, the property investment company, has extended one of its revolving credit facilities (RCF) with Santander Corporate and Commercial Banking.

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Property companies

Andrew Jones

LondonMetric sells in Marlow for £68.5m

27 June 2017

LondonMetric has sold its last remaining office asset in Marlow to Kildare Partners for £68.5m, netting an £18m return on its investment in the scheme it bought five years ago.

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Mergers and acquisitions

Holland and Barrett

Russian billionaire buys Holland & Barrett for £1.8bn

26 June 2017

Mikhail Fridman’s investment vehicle L1 Retail has agreed to buy health-food retail chain Holland & Barrett from private equity owner Carlyle Group for about £1.8bn.

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