East of England

Aviva to sell £600m+ book of non-core UK assets

Adviser appointed to oversee programme of disposals

Aviva’s head of retail quits to capitalise on growing distress

Exec jumps ship to join asset manager

BPF calls for CVA reform in election pitch

Manifesto includes cutting development taxes, changes to CVA system, and investment in planning departments

Aviva completes £85m police centres refinance deal

Fixed-term, fixed rate £85m loan from Aviva to refinance police centres

New suitor in line for £240m SEGRO portfolio

Investment bank looks to replace Thor
  • Thor Equities failed to raise capital to undertake the purchase
  • Talks with Thor began in the early part of the summer and ended last month

L&G mega deals prop up regional investment volumes

Q3 investment volumes across the 'Big Nine' revealed.
  • Legal & General invested £454m in Leeds over the quarter
  • Those two deals have masked lower investment activity

Buyer conquers £450m Student Castle

Creation of large UK platform could prompt IPO

Thor’s £240m UK logistics debut buy falls apart

Retail specialist’s UK warehouse portfolio acquisition fails to progress

Preferred party picked for £510m MAG portfolio

Fiercely competitive process nears conclusion