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AMP Capital sells Houston multi-family property (01 May 2013 - PDF 21 KB)
AMP Capital’s Global Direct Property Fund has sold Cheval Apartments for US$63.6 million following a widely marketed sales campaign.
Cheval Apartments is a ‘multifamily’ asset – a high quality 387 unit residential complex which is centrally located near major employment and lifestyle centres in Houston, Texas.
AMP Capital boosts Chicago credit research team (05 April 2013 - PDF 16 KB)
AMP Capital has appointed Afrim Ponik to the new role of portfolio manager in the fixed income team (credit markets research) based in its Chicago office.
This position is an important milestone for AMP Capital and highlights the growing importance of its United States presence in managing global portfolios.
AMP Capital acquires new stake in Australia Pacific Airports (26 March 2013 - PDF 17 KB)
AMP Capital has increased its managed stake in Australia Pacific Airports Corporation (APAC), the owner of Melbourne and Launceston Airports, after exercising its pre-emptive rights on behalf of its funds and clients.
AMP Capital has long-standing experience investing in the aviation sector. In 2012 AMP Capital took a 49 per cent interest in Newcastle International Airport in the UK and it has managed an investment in Melbourne Airport since 1997 when the airport was privatised, and Launceston Airport since 1998.
AMP Capital announces early completion of stage one of Wentworth Point development (25 March 2013 - PDF 27 KB)
AMP Capital today confirmed that the first stage of its residential development at Wentworth Point in Sydney has been completed and fully sold, five months ahead of schedule. Stage Two is now under construction.
AMP Capital’s Select Property Portfolio No. 3 (SPP3) holds a 25 per cent interest in the project alongside joint venture partners, Billbergia Pty Ltd and a separate account client of AMP Capital.
AMP Capital completes successful capital raising for shopping centre fund (22 March 2013 - PDF 25 KB)
AMP Capital has successfully raised $200 million from new and existing investors in the flagship AMP Capital Shopping Centre Fund. The equity has been raised from Australian institutions and a new mandate from a European pension fund.
AMP Capital begins construction at Brisbane CBD site (20 March 2013 - PDF 27 KB)
AMP Capital’s Select Property Portfolio No.3 (SPP3) has now commenced construction at 111 Mary Street, Brisbane after forming an equity joint venture with Billbergia.
Activity on the site, which has lain dormant for the past five years, is viewed as a significant event in the Brisbane CBD by the market.