NETHERLANDS/UK - PGGM is in advanced negotiations with Barclays Capital to acquire its majority stake in University Partnerships Programme, the UK's largest developer of university campuses, according to reports.
The Dutch pension fund has entered into exclusive talks with UPP to buy the bulk of BarCap's 80% stake in the developer, which has a portfolio of 22,000 rooms and a rent roll of £81.5m, the Financial Times...
Stuart Hitchcock, Calum Macphail and Amie Stow of LGIM discuss opportunities for investors in private funding, filling a gap left by the decline in bank lending
Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC) has acquired a prime city-centre site in Manchester as the location for its first build to rent (BTR) project, investing £130m to fund the construction of 520 residential apartments, over 6,000 square feet of commercial...
A joint venture between the BAE pension funds and Immobilien Europa Direkt has acquired the Sofitel at Gatwick North Terminal with the help of Schroders.
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The Nottinghamshire County Council Pension Fund has hired Kames Capital to run a £22m property mandate.