Press Releases

Swedfund invests in small and medium enterprises in Sub-Saharan Africa

Oct 16, 2014 06:45 GMT Swedfund Swedfund invests MEUR 8 in AfricInvest Fund III LLC, a pan-African fund focused on small and medium enterprises in Sub-Saharan Africa. Through this investment Swedfund will contribute to stimulating growth, job creation and sustainable development in more companies in the region.

Swedfund increases commitment to fighting climate change

Oct 14, 2014 07:02 GMT Swedfund On October 12, Swedfund increased its financial commitment to the Interact Climate Change Facility (ICCF) by providing an additional MEUR 5 for climate change projects in emerging markets.

Optimizer invests in Rêve – a shopping app of the future

Oct 13, 2014 06:30 GMT Optimizer Invest Ltd. Optimizer Invest has acquired a stake in Rêve - a revolutionary app for high street fashion shopping. The concept is to combine retail and online shopping in a smart way.

Swedfund invests in Ghanaian banking sector

Aug 28, 2014 06:05 GMT Swedfund Swedfund provides Fidelity Bank, an indigenous Ghanaian bank with a strong focus on small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) a MUSD 14 long-term subordinated loan. By supporting the banking sector in Ghana, Swedfund will contribute to job creation, increased demand and private sector development.

CBRE Advises Starwood Capital Group on Acquisition of Three Office Buildings in Warsaw and Katowice, Poland

Aug 27, 2014 09:26 GMT CBRE The 77,300 sq m office portfolio includes: Lopuszanska Business Park (Warsaw), Marynarska 12 (Warsaw) and Katowice Business Point (Katowice)

Jul 15, 2014 10:00 GMT CBRE European commercial real estate investment activity totalled €44 billion in Q2 2014, reflecting a 28% rise year-on-year, and an increase of 10% on Q1 2014, according to the latest research.

CBRE Sells EDP's Iconic Buildings on Marquês de Pombal in Lisbon, Portugal

Jun 25, 2014 13:26 GMT CBRE Largest office investment deal in the last decade in Lisbon’s Central Business District

Middle East Investors to Spend US$180 Billion in Global Real Estate Markets Over Next Decade

Jun 16, 2014 08:30 GMT CBRE Middle Eastern investors are expected to spend US$180 billion in commercial real estate markets outside of their own region over the next decade, according to the latest research from global property advisor CBRE.

Apr 16, 2014 09:40 GMT CBRE Improved investor confidence and lending conditions, as well as notably increased activity from opportunistic investors in recovering markets, led to a strong start for the European commercial real estate market in 2014, according to the latest research from global property advisor CBRE.

CBRE Introduces Dedicated Resource To Assist Expanding US Retailers

Apr 14, 2014 10:15 GMT CBRE CBRE, the global real estate advisor, today announced the appointment of David Close to a new role providing a dedicated resource for US retailers with global expansion plans.