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Centuria joins fray for GPT fund

21 May 2016

Publication: The Australian (print) Date: 21 May 2016 Author: Ben Wilmot Centuria Capital and its listed property vehicle have emerged with a 15.2 per cent stake in the GPT Metro Office Fund, with the group’s entry to the register coming ahead of a likely cash-and-scrip bid to rival Growthpoint Properties Australia’s $310  million offer. Centuria, with the

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Joint venture snares Zenith

21 May 2016

Publication: Australian Financial Review (print) Date: 21 May 2016 Author: Nick Lenaghan Centuria Group has teamed up with global giant BlackRock to acquire the Zenith office towers on Sydney’s north shore for $279 million from their co- owners Dexus Property Group and the GPT Wholesale Office Fund. Centuria has already begun preparing an unlisted syndicate

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Centuria makes move on GPT metro

21 May 2016

Publication: Australian Financial Review (print) Date: 21 May 2016 Author: Nick Lenaghan A takeover battle is looming for the $300 million GPT Metro Office Fund after Centuria Capital took control of a 15.2 per cent stake in the suburban office fund. In lightning raids on the register, Centuria, led by John McBain, accumulated the largest

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Centuria share raid heralds GPT Metro counter-offer

20 May 2016

Publication: The Australian (print) Date: 20 May 2016 Author: Gretchen Friemann & Bridget Carter Property funds manager Centuria fired the opening salvo in a takeover battle for GPT Metro Office Fund yesterday, raiding the listed landlord’s register ahead of the launch of a cash and scrip bid that will trounce rival GrowthPoint’s $309.8m offer. Centuria’s

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Centuria confirms 15.2% stake in GPT Metro

20 May 2016

Publication: The Australian Date: 20 May 2016 Author: Ben Wilmot UPDATED 1 HOUR AGO | 10:50AM | MAY 20, 2016 THE AUSTRALIAN |  MAY 20, 2016  10:32AM Centuria Capital and its listed property funds have emerged with a 15.2 per cent stake in the GPT Metro Office Fund, with the group’s entry to the register

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Takeover bid for GPT metro fund looms as Centuria takes 15 per cent stake

20 May 2016

Publication: Australian Financial Review Date: 20 May 2016 Author: Nick Lenaghan Listed fund manager Centuria Capital, backed by the listed suburban office property it manages, has seized a 15.2 per cent stake in the GPT Metro Office Fund, raising the prospect of full-blown takeover battle. Centuria is yet to confirm that it will proceed to

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Centuria lobs $316m takeover offer for GPT fund, trumping Growthpoint bid

20 May 2016

Publication: Australian Financial Review Date: 24 May 2016 Author: Nick Lenaghan Centuria has launched a $316 million proposal to merge the listed suburban office fund it manages, Centuria Metropolitan REIT, with its $300 million peer, GPT Metro Office Fund. The hotly-anticipated cash-and-scrip merger offer comes as Centuria and its suburban fund increased their hold on

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$101m Macquarie Park sale further reinforces Centuria’s strategy

18 December 2015

Sydney, 18 December 2015: Unlisted property investment manager Centuria Property Funds Limited (Centuria), will soon put to investor vote the $101 million sale of its 80 Waterloo Road and 16 Byfield Street properties in Sydney’s Macquarie Park. The proposed purchaser is an experienced local development group with a number of significant projects in Sydney and

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