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J-REIT: MHR Announces Issuance of New Investment Units and Asset Acquisitions

Jul 13, 2018
byInvestment in Japan

J-REIT>Mori Hills REIT's announcement①Mori Hills REIT Investment Corporation (hereafter “MHR”) announced that it resolved at MHR’s Board of Directors Meeting held today, to issue new investment units and to conduct a secondary offering of investment units. >Mori Hills REIT's announcement②Mori Hills REIT Investment Corporation (hereafter “MHR”) announced today that Mori Building Investment Management Co., Ltd. (hereafter the “Asset Manager”), the asset management company for MHR, has determined to undertake the asset acquisitions.

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Interview 036_Richard Kaye

Jul 13, 2018
byInvestment in Japan

We believe that share prices correlate to profit growth over long term, so Comgest looks for sustainable profit growth from companies with inimitable business models and structural change in their addressed industries.Comgest is a roughly thirty years old firm which pioneered the independent investment management business in France, and has consistently hallmarked its investment style as Quality Growth. It does nothing else.Our founder Jean Francois Canton has been watching Japanese equities for many decades and considered Japan an excellent market to invest with this style, simply because so few other people were doing that.I find the clarity and consistency of this Comgest approach very easy to work with, as we look for those special business models and structural change.We have had Tokyo presence for over ten years and emphasize heavily research visits in our idea generation and thesis checking, and maintain an investible universe of eighty or so stocks for which we work out a Dividend Discount Model driven especially by five year earnings forecasts.

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J-REIT: ORIX JREIT Announces Issuance of the Investment Corporation Bonds

Jul 12, 2018
byInvestment in Japan

J-REIT>ORIX JREIT's announcementTOKYO, July 11, 2018_ORIX JREIT Inc. ("OJR") announces its decision to issue the investment corporation bonds. 

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J-REIT: Notice Concerning Issuance of Investment Corporation Bonds

Jul 05, 2018
byInvestment in Japan

J-REIT>Frontier Real Estate Investment's announcementFrontier Real Estate Investment Corporation announced it decided to issue investment corporation bonds. >GLP J-REIT's announcementGLP J-REIT("GLP J-REIT") announced it decided to issue unsecured investment corporation bonds, following a resolution passed at its board of directors meeting held on June6, 2018. 

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Private Equity in Japan: INCJ to Invest in Umitron a Start-up Utilizing ICT to Develop Sustainable Aquaculture

Jul 04, 2018
byInvestment in Japan

Japan Private Equity>INCJ's announcementInnovation Network Corporation of Japan (INCJ) announced today its decision to invest in Umitron Pte. Ltd. (Umitron). It decided to provide support of up to 800 million yen for advancing new business development, and the investment was completed on the same amount.  

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J-REIT: Notice Concerning Acquisition of Investment Asset(AKASAKA INTERCITY AIR)

Jul 03, 2018
byInvestment in Japan

J-REIT>Japan Excellent Inc.'s announcementJapan Excellent, Inc. (hereinafter “JEI”) hereby announces that Japan Excellent Asset Management Co., Ltd. (hereinafter “Asset Management Company”), to which JEI entrusts asset management, made a decision today regarding the acquistion of an asset as described below.

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Private Equity in Japan: Additional investment in ABEJA,Inc., a company that aims for automation and streamlining in industries through AI-based services

Jul 02, 2018
byInvestment in Japan

Japan Private Equity>INCJ's announcementInnovation Network Corporation of Japan (“INCJ”) announced that in line with the business progress of ABEJA, Inc., a company that aims for automation and streamlining in industries through AI-based services (“ABEJA”), it decided to provide support of up to ¥500 million by purchasing the shares of ABEJA issued through third-party allocation and has actually executed an additional investment of the same amount.

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J-REIT: Notice of Sale and Purchase of Domestic Properties

Jun 29, 2018
byInvestment in Japan

J-REIT>AEON REIT's announcementAEON REIT Investment Corporation hereby announces that AEON Reit Management Co., Ltd., to which the Investment Corporation entrusts asset management, today determined to sell and purchase the following beneficiary rights of domestic real estate in trust (the "Sale" and the "Purchase," respectively, and the "Transactions, "collectively. The asset sold in the Sale and the asset purchased in the Purchase will be referred to as the "Asset to be Sold" and the "Asset to be Purchased," respectively).

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J-REIT: GOR Passes Comprehensive Resolution on Issuance of Corporate Bonds

Jun 28, 2018
byInvestment in Japan

J-REIT>Global One Real Estate Investment's announcementGlobal One Real Estate Investment Corp.("GOR") announces today that it has passed a comprehensive resolution on the issuance of  corporate bonds at a board meeting held today.

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Jun 27, 2018
byInvestment in Japan

Japan's GPIF given green light to invest in limited partnerships"Investments by GPIF to be diversified including LPS" Recent NewsBusinessEconomy gets shot in the arm from Samurai Blue’s success Mercari’s IPO raises over ¥60 billion on Mothers, putting Japanese flea market app in spotlight Policy (BOJ)Japan’s ‘Big 2’ becoming a less bountiful fee source Bank of Japan eyes lowering fiscal 2018 inflation forecast amid slow price climbs Governance/Stewardship/FiduciarySummary of the 4th Meeting of Business and Asset Owners' Forum

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J-REIT: Notice concerning Acquisition of Assets and new Debt Financing

Jun 26, 2018
byInvestment in Japan

J-REIT>Invincible Investment's announcement①Invincible Investment Corporation ("INV") announced the decision to acquire two hotel properties as decided today by Consonant Investment Management Co., Ltd, the asset manager of INV. >Invincible Investment's announcement②Invincible Investment Corporation has determined to obtain new debt financing.

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J-REIT:Notice Concerning Acquisition of Property (REVE Nakameguro (land with leasehold interest))

Jun 25, 2018
byInvestment in Japan

J-REIT>TOKYU REIT's announcementTOKYU REIT, Inc. (“TOKYU REIT”) today announced that its investment management company, Tokyu Real Estate Investment Management Inc. (“Tokyu REIM”), has decided to acquire domestic real estate.

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