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Hamilton Partners welcomed guests to Ascot Racecourse for the Property Race Day 2014, with the event raising a record amount for its chosen charities.

Galliard goes for glory in regions

31/Jul/2015

Singaporean investor Oxley Holdings and housebuilder Galliard Homes are plotting a major assault on the UK regions, Property Week can reveal.

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UK nears ‘rental revolution’ as London PRS market takes off

30/Jul/2015

The UK private rented sector (PRS) is finally gaining momentum with almost one-third of all housing starts in London in the first quarter of 2015 for rental schemes, a new report has found.

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Quilvest makes first UK real estate deal

31/Jul/2015

One of the world’s most prominent family offices has made its first direct real estate investment in the UK, backing a new £120m industrial property investment vehicle.

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Harbert polishes Diamond portfolio ahead of £90m sale

31/Jul/2015

US private equity firm Harbert Management Corporation is lining up the sale of a UK retail warehouse portfolio with an asking price in the region of £90m.

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Freeman leaves Barclays

31/Jul/2015

The head of UK real estate transaction management at Barclays has left the bank to join a consultancy firm.

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Lloyds Bank PPI bill tops £13bn

31/Jul/2015

Lloyds Banking Group's claims bill for PPI tops £13bn as it sets aside a further £1.4bn to compensate customers.

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Greek PM defends ex-finance minister

31/Jul/2015

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras defends his former finance minister in a row over an "emergency plan" in case of Greece's exit from the euro.

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Swiss central bank in 50bn franc loss

31/Jul/2015

The soaring value of the Swiss franc against the euro leads Switzerland's central bank to report a first half loss of 50bn francs.

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NatWest: Our website was 'targeted'

31/Jul/2015

NatWest Bank has blamed earlier problems with its website on a series of deliberate attacks, known as a distributed denial of service (DDoS)

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Sanctions lifted on two Iran oil firms

31/Jul/2015

The European Union has removed two Iranian oil companies from its sanctions list in the first such action since Iran's nuclear deal.

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