Monthly Archives: May 2016

Pacific-Rim Property Firms Hurt by Slowdown in China Growth

Posted by WSJ on May 31, 2016
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China’s receding growth rate is taking its toll on listed real-estate companies throughout the Pacific Rim region.

Pacific-Rim Property Firms Hurt by Slowdown in China Growth

Posted by WSJ on May 31, 2016
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China’s receding growth rate is taking its toll on listed real-estate companies throughout the Pacific Rim region.

Ex-BLM head stood to benefit from sale of Henderson land, watchdog reports

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on May 31, 2016
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Bob Abbey, former head of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, was “personally and substantially involved” in selling Henderson land for a multi-venue sports complex to developer Chris Milam and …

Boyd Gaming selling its stake in the Borgata to MGM

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on May 31, 2016
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Boyd Gaming Corp. is selling its 50 percent interest in the Borgata casino in Atlantic City to MGM Resorts International, the companies announced today. The $900 million deal will put the New Jersey casino entirely in the control of MGM Resorts, which owns the other 50 percent interest. But the corporate maneuvers ...

University of Phoenix opening innovation center in Las Vegas

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on May 31, 2016
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Calling all entrepreneurs and business visionaries: An 11,000-square-foot space in downtown Las Vegas could become a hub for turning business ideas into reality. In September, the University of Phoenix expects to ...

University of Phoenix opening innovation center in Las Vegas

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on May 31, 2016
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Calling all entrepreneurs and business visionaries: An 11,000-square-foot space in downtown Las Vegas could become a hub for turning business ideas into reality. In September, the University of Phoenix expects to ...

China’s Real-Estate Firms Rush to Tap Capital Markets

Posted by WSJ on May 31, 2016
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China’s economy may be cooling, but its real-estate companies are fueling a debt-and-equity underwriting boom.

Investors and Japanese REITS: A Love Story

Posted by WSJ on May 31, 2016
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Japanese REITs have been a bright spot in Asia this year, helped by strength in the country’s real-estate market, negative interest rates, and direct buying by the Bank of Japan.

Investors and Japanese REITS: A Love Story

Posted by WSJ on May 31, 2016
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Japanese REITs have been a bright spot in Asia this year, helped by strength in the country’s real-estate market, negative interest rates, and direct buying by the Bank of Japan.

Dalian Wanda Raises Buyout Offer for Property Arm

Posted by WSJ on May 30, 2016
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Chinese property-and-entertainment conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group boosted its buyout offer for its $4 billion-plus Hong Kong-listed commercial property unit, calling the raised bid its best offer.