Real estate junkies looking for what’s hot in Germany are increasingly eyeing a city in the east that’s become one of the main successes of reunification: Dresden. “Munich is too expensive, Hamburg is too expensive, Berlin is getting too expensive, so investors are looking for the next best thing, and that’s Dresden,” said Ronald Fiedler, […]

GIC Pte, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, paid about 3.2 billion reais ($1 billion) for a 15.2 percent stake in Brazilian medical-care provider Rede D’Or Sao Luiz SA, according to two people with direct knowledge of the matter. GIC acquired half the stake from the company’s founding Moll family and the rest from Grupo BTG Pactual, the […]

The Singapore sovereign wealth fund will take a 35 per cent equity stake in Via Parque Shopping, which is located in Rio de Janeiro.GIC will take a 35 per cent stake in Via Parque Shopping mall. (Photo: GIC) SINGAPORE: The Republic’s sovereign wealth fund GIC will acquire a 35 per cent stake in a mall […]

  Straits Times Date 16 Mar 2015 Author Jacqueline Woo Market players weigh in as MAS seeks feedback over proposed rules AS THE crowdfunding scene booms, industry players are paying close attention to a Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) consultation paper on securities-based crowdfunding (SCF), where start-ups can raise funds by giving investors equity in […]

Germany ended 2014 on a very strong note. Private consumption was the main anchor of growth in 2014, helped by the significant decline in the global oil price. Data for Q1 are somewhat mixed, but suggest overall that Germany remains on a solid growth track. Industrial production growth moderated and exports shrank in January, but […]

Majestic Village project takes first step into religiously ethical funding PR Newswire Ritz Property Investment Asia Pte Ltd Feb 4, 2015 11:04 PM SINGAPORE, Feb. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ – Brazilian property developer Ritz-G5 now offers a Shariah-compliant investment in its Natal-based premium residential project, Majestic Village. Shariah compliance is founded on the principle of “social justice” where companies are […]