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M&G Real Estate has completed an initial close of its first value add fund – the M&G UK Enhanced Value Fund (UKEV) – with investor commitments totalling £125m.
Retail giant Hammerson is set to fall out of the FTSE 100, following a sharp fall in its share price in the wake of its agreed takeover of rival Intu in December.
Four former leading members of the real estate team at HSBC Alternative Investments have set up a new property investment company with $550m (£391m) of assets and new capital from Woodman Group.
TH Real Estate has provided financing to Korean investor Samsung SRA Investment Management for the £315m acquisition of 200 Aldersgate in the City of London.
Leisure operator Escape Hunt has signed up for new sites at Hammerson’s Cabot Circus in Bristol and Martineau Galleries in Birmingham.
Student accommodation specialist iQ has appointed former Coca-Cola Great Britain and Ireland president Penny Hughes as non-executive chair.
Europa Capital and Ediston Real Estate have sold the Pinesgate office redevelopment site in Bath to Watkin Jones & Son for £26.5m.
Fund manager Deka Immobilien has acquired a multi-let office building in Helsinki from Finnish pension-insurer Ilmarinen for €190m (£168m) in the largest ever office transaction in the Finnish market.
Eyewear brand Ray-Ban has signed for a new flagship store within Shaftesbury’s Carnaby Street estate.
Lateral Property Group has announced plans to develop a huge regional mall called Axiom at junction 32 of the M62 in Yorkshire.