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Latest Fund Management news
AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets (AXA IM - Real Assets) has appointed Yoshihiko Hayafuji as Head of Japan, effective immediately.
Apache Capital Partners, the property investment management firm, and joint venture partner Moda Living have agreed senior debt financing of £85m secured on Angel Gardens, Manchester.
First Property Group, the property fund manager and investor, has established a new fund with three Oxbridge colleges.
Marchmont Investment Management has launched its first fund targeting the flourishing UK urban logistics market and has appointed former Brockton Capital and TH Real Estate fund manager Cameron Fraser to spearhead the strategy.
Man Group has completed its acquisition of Aalto Invest Holding, which allows it to enter the US homes market.
Almost a quarter of European property funds have experienced secondary trading, according to research by INREV.
The property industry has expressed concerns about skills shortages and a fall in office occupier demand, in response to Theresa May’s ‘Brexit speech’ in which she revealed that the UK will leave the single market.
Banks and Lending
Laxfield Group, a real estate debt investment manager, has revealed that it is now able to fund individual loans of up to £100m thanks to an increased allocation of capital for its Laxfield National programme.
Empiric Student Property has acquired the freehold of a 220 bed student accommodation scheme in York for £23.3m.
Mergers and acquisitions
Care provider HC-One has completed the acquisition of Helen McArdle, the largest independent care home operator in the North East of England.