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Hospitality

Amid Spain's hotel boom, Blackstone will do what it takes to buy Hispania

With Spanish tourism booming and no fewer than 173 new hotel openings forecast in the next four years, US giant Blackstone will likely do what it takes to (...)

Finance

Japan capital entering euro real estate not for the cycle but the longer term

The entry of GPIF, Japan Post and other giant Tokyo institutions to European property is happening but may take longer if managers reject inital fee demands. Still, (...)

Listed

US Lone Star to exit 2nd European listed firm, selling 61% Warsaw GTC stake

In its second exit from a listed European property group in six months, Texas-based opportunity fund group Lone Star is to sell its entire 61% holding in Warsaw-based (...)

Office

JLL widens into listed RE capital advisory, also stressing S.African needs

Global property advisor JLL is extending its corporate finance advisory into the listed sector in Europe, placing some emphasis on advising South African firms interested in euro returns, (...)

Listed

Former WCM managers' IPO for new firm Godewind aimed at raising €450m

The former managers of Germany's WCM, Stavros Efremidis and Ralf Struckmeyer, are launching a new firm Godewind Immobilien in an initial public offering of shares to raise (...)

Finance

Spanish Colonial’s bid for Axiare thrown into confusion as BoA, funds raise stakes

Spanish REIT Colonial’s takeover bid for peer Axiare has taken a confusing turn after Bank of America declared a 6.7% stake in the target, Boston fund Wellington raised its (...)

Listed

Material news from the European listed universe: Unibail, Hypoport, Colonial

Ahead of third quarter results, which will be upon us starting this week, here are some selected actions and calls that are material to the share (...)