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Blackstone Bets Big On Australian RE

U.S. private equity giant Blackstone Group is seeking to deepen its exposure to Australian commercial property with a $2.3 billion bid for Sydney-focused company Investa Office Fund.
Read by 50% of LPs April 23, 2018

Rising Interest Rates Makes Long-Term Outlook Challenging: Australia's Sovereign Fund

Australia's $108.1 billion sovereign wealth fund said rising global interest rates eroding asset values make its long-term outlook challenging, after the fund exceeded its return-on-investment goal for the year.
Read by 42% of LPs April 09, 2018

How Australia Got Wedged Between The U.S., China Trade War

Trade tensions between the U.S. and China are ratcheting up. Now analysts are worrying about Australia, which sits uncomfortably in the middle, trading the most with China but receiving its largest investment inflow from the U.S.
Read by 64% of LPs March 21, 2018

Australian Industry Super Fund Adds CIO

An $8.8 billion industry superannuation fund has reintroduced a chief investment capability to its executive lineup, promoting from within to fill the role. Senior investment manager Ben Squires has been promoted to chief investment officer at NGS Super, following a decade of service to the fund.
Read by 69% of LPs August 22, 2017

A Growing Direct Investment Opportunity For Family Offices - Dealerships

Family offices in the US are buying into auto dealerships as profits grow in the sector and owners are more willing to sell stakes in their businesses. A San Francisco-based family office called Servco Pacific Capital bought two Harley-Davidson dealerships in Australia last May.
Read by 46% of LPs August 14, 2017

Bitcoin Could Be Australia's New Currency

Imagine a sunny beach full of fintech entrepreneurs and bitcoin enthusiasts. Visiting colleagues from Singapore, India and China sit sprawled across the soft sand, commenting on how this coastal city became one of the world’s leading startup hubs. No, this scene isn’t happening in California. It’s actually Sydney, Australia. Here's why. 
Read by 32% of LPs July 17, 2017

Chinese Investors To Spend $1T On Real Estate In Next Decade

Chinese investors will pour some $1 trillion (C$1.27 trillion) into real estate around the world over the next decade, of which a considerable amount is likely to land in Canada, according to Juwai, China's largest real estate portal. The country is the fourth-largest destination for Chinese real estate investment, behind the U.S., Australia and Hong Kong.
Read by 33% of LPs July 17, 2017

VC Invested In Australian Startups Is Booming

Venture capital invested in Australian startups hit a near-record $230 million in the June quarter, according to the Venture Pulse report by KPMG. Investment was up significantly on the $181 million for the same three months in 2016 and it was the largest quarter for Australian startups since 2014.
Read by 67% of LPs July 06, 2017

Chinese Investors Pouring Money Into Australian Real Estate

Chinese investment in foreign real estate reached a record $133.7 billion in calendar year 2016. While investment has slowed somewhat in 2017, it's still projected to top $100 billion by the end of the year. Here's why Australian real estate is particularly attractive among the Chinese. 
Read by 47% of LPs June 14, 2017

Australian Venture Capital Struggling To Keep Pace

Australian venture capital investment is struggling to keep up with OECD standards, despite startups contributing to 90% of positive jobs growth, according to a report released this week by the Australian Venture Capital Association Limited. Here's why.
Read by 69% of LPs