Turkish investment giant Dogus Holdings AS has agreed to sell a 30 percent stake in a high-end Istanbul shopping mall to a wing of Qatar's sovereign wealth fund. The deal is said to value the Istanye Park property at $1 billion, Bloomberg News reported. The buyer is Qatar Fund, which is owned by the Qatar Investment Authority. Dogus is expected to use the $300 million or so in proceeds to pay its bank lenders, per ... [more] The post Turkish mall valued at $1B in deal with Qatar appeared first on The Real Deal South Florida.
Summary List PlacementA scandal in Texas spilled onto the national stage this month after reports said Attorney General Ken Paxton was being investigated by the FBI on allegations of bribery and abuse of office in connection with an Austin real-estate developer who was a political donor. It marked a dramatic, high-profile escalation of the controversy surrounding Paxton and Nate Paul, the real-estate investor whom the FBI raided last year for still undisclosed reasons.
As medicine battles bacteria and viruses, those organisms continue to undergo mutations and evolve new characteristics. : Curated markets data, exclusive trading recommendations, Independent equity analysis & actionable investment ideas In a 1988 essay on pandemics, Joshua Lederberg, Nobel laureate and president of The Rockefeller University, reminded the medical community that when it comes to infectious disease, the laws of Darwin are as important as the vaccines of Pasteur. As medicine battles bacteria and viruses, those organisms continue to undergo mutations and evolve new characteristics.
Investor sentiment on hedge funds improved during the first part of the year, but pension funds remain cautious about them, according to a recent report. Pension funds only added to hedge funds they were already invested in or already knew. read more.
Former Stripe executive Piruze Sabuncu is Square Peg's new partner. The post People Digest: Square Peg gets new investment partner; Indosuez Wealth makes key hires appeared first on DealStreetAsia.
The United States must expand its power transmission grid for its own sake and invigorate innovation for the world's sake, the head of the International Energy Agency said last week.
In an unprecedented move, eight of Canada's largest pension funds have come together to push for a standardised approach to ESG reporting to strengthen investment decision-making.
Bitcoin Rocks, and Then Drops: Comments from the Cryptoverse Crowdfund Insider. : As all crypto followers know, Bitcoin recently edged closed to its all-time high, topping out at around $19K and change. Then, almost magically, it tanked - now trading around $16,500. While some people view Bitcoin as a store of value, somewhat similar to gold and thus a good hedge against inflation, others view it as a great trading vehicle. And traders love volatility. Still, some observers see Bitcoin as a manipulated commodity where whales frolic to generate short term capital gains.