27 press releases for "Real estate"

03 March 2017

New banks shed “challenger” label and sharpen focus on distinctive offerings

‘Challenger’ CEOs say distinctive offerings avoid the need to compete directly with the main high street players – many don’t see current account switching market...

23 January 2017

Mixed picture for UK financial services sector, latest CBI/PwC survey finds

Hiring expected to rise as profitability improves Sentiment amongst financial services firms deteriorated further in the three months to December, but there are signs of...

23 November 2016

PwC comments on new National Productivity Investment Fund

John Hawksworth, Chief Economist at PwC, commented: "The government is planning a total of £23 billion of additional capital investment, over and above previous plans,...

21 January 2016

Brantano (UK) Limited (the “company”) - in administration

Brantano (UK) Limited (the “company”) - in administration Tony Barrell, Mike Jervis and Rob Hunt of PwC have today been appointed as joint administrators of...

11 December 2015

IPO market ends 2015 on a high with estimated total annual proceeds increasing by 15% year on year

PwC expects to see more than €58 billion of proceeds raised in FY15, after Q4 delivered five mega IPOs raising more than €1.5billion each across...

23 November 2015

Update on Caparo Industries plc and its subsidiaries – collectively the “Caparo Industries Group" or “CIP” – in administration

PwC is pleased to announce the sale of Caparo Wire in Wrexham to Rcapital. This deal safeguards the jobs of 79 employees. The business specialises...

20 November 2015

Update on Caparo Industries plc and its subsidiaries – collectively the “Caparo Industries Group" or “CIP” – in administration

PwC is pleased to announce the sale of Caparo Testing Technologies to Applus+, a company operating globally in the Testing, Inspection and Certification sector. This...

15 October 2015

Pace of retailers shutting up shop plummets to lowest level for five years says PwC and The Local Data Company

H1 overall closures at five-year lows Lowest churn rate of openings + closures since 2011 Coffee shops, charity shops, take away food shops thriving Cheque...

08 October 2015

Europe's IPO pipeline looks promising for the rest of 2015 and may match 2014 proceeds

Q3 2015 activity was subdued – with 53 IPOs (down 30% from Q3 2014) raising €4.6bn (down nearly a third on Q3 2014). 94% of...

10 July 2015

Crown Estate publishes PwC Insight report into Total Contribution Methodology

Crown Estate continues to pioneer approach to measure and report on how its business activities create value and directly impact its broader performance beyond financial...

10 April 2015

Strongest European first IPO quarter since dotcom boom in Q1 2000

Q1 2015 saw €16.4bn of IPO proceeds in Europe, the strongest start for 15 years Activity was driven by €1bn+ deals in Madrid, London, Switzerland...

16 March 2015

Net loss of stores rockets almost threefold says PwC and Local Data Company

Mobile phone shops, former bank branches , money services shops suffering Charity shops, coffee shops and E-Cigarettes outlets bucking the trend Despite the rate of...

14 January 2015

Interest in secondary assets and recovering markets continues to rise in the face of strong competition for prime assets and a European capital surge

- Dublin, Madrid, Athens, Birmingham, Amsterdam and Lisbon all set to benefit from increased investor interest - Competition for prime assets in Europe’s major real...

11 December 2014

A year of two halves - 2014 European IPOs reach levels last seen in 2007, despite increasing investor fatigue in the second half of the year

European IPOs in the 11 months ended November 2014 (“YTD 2014”) raised over 80% more than the whole of last year, with 344 companies raising...

22 September 2014

Simon Hampton joins PwC from Jefferies to lead real estate deals business

Simon Hampton, the former head of real estate, gaming and lodging at Jefferies investment bank, has joined PwC to lead its real estate deals practice....

19 September 2014

PwC: what does the Scottish Referendum mean for tax in Scotland and the UK?

Commenting on what the Scottish Referendum result means for tax in Scotland, and the UK as a whole, David Glen, head of tax in Scotland...

PwC responds to the Scottish Referendum outcome: Lindsay Gardiner comments

Responding to the outcome of the Scottish referendum, Lindsay Gardiner, regional leader at PwC in Scotland, said: “After 23 months of debates and discussions, the...

25 June 2014

Global market capitalisation tracker shows US businesses eclipsing the rest of the world

· Almost half the world’s top 100 listed companies are American. · Combined market capital of global 100 rockets by more than six trillion dollars...

11 March 2014

Real estate investors take on more risk as competition for assets increases: PwC and ULI

Real estate investors will move up the risk curve as competition for core assets intensifies, according to Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2014, a report...

PwC completes £244.9m sale of Opal student property portfolio

Sale of Leeds Two Limited, Birmingham One Limited, Opal Student Homes Limited, Tradefull Limited, Opal SPV 1 Limited, Opal Student Accommodation Limited, OSB Limited and...

19 December 2013

PwC London HQ achieves highest ever environmental rating for a UK office.

‘Green’ score for refurbished office exceeds results for the best new builds in the UK; 60% of the building’s energy will be produced on site;...

31 October 2013

Government considering charging Capital Gains Tax when foreign buyers sell property - PwC real estate partner comments

In response to reports that the Government is considering charging Capital Gains Tax when foreign buyers sell property, Rosalind Rowe, real estate tax partner at...

11 October 2013

AIM IPO values rocket 142% year on year as 2013 Award Winners announced in London

The AIM market raised €564m through company floats during the third quarter of 2013 – almost 2.5 times more than the amount raised in the...

26 September 2013

Industrial property developers welcome leeway on business rates for new buildings

Developers are less likely to be hit with empty rates charges as soon as a new building is complete, following a recent Lands Tribunal ruling....

23 August 2013

PwC lends a hand to LandAid

PwC is the first of the big four UK professional services firms to become a Foundation Partner of LandAid, the property industry charity. In addition...

02 August 2013

Corporate failures buck trend by shooting up almost 10% in Q2

PwC's analysis of today’s national corporate insolvency statistics found the number of company failures rose by almost 10% as parts of the retail and property...

10 July 2013

PwC partner named as new Vice President of RICS

PwC real estate and infrastructure consulting partner Amanda Clack has been elected Vice President of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), the professional body...
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