real estate

Project Finance, Real Estate Under Close Watch

Project Finance, Real Estate Under Close Watch

The BSP or Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas has started to closely watch the activities of Philippine banks. It is especially going through the banks' project finance and real estate exposures. The watchdog activity has intensified after a number of ..

Chinese Cabinet Stops Foreign Acquisitions

Chinese Cabinet Stops Foreign Acquisitions

The Chinese government is all set to put a full stop to acquisitions outside the country by domestic businesses. The move is being touted as a means to ensure that Chinese businesses do not take on excessive debt. A document has been released by the..

Stock Market and DFW Millenials

Stock Market and DFW Millenials

According to a survey done by local financial experts, most of the Millenials residing in North Texas and other countries cannot enjoy the benefits of an excellent performing stock market. As per a survey by Charles Schwab, the investment service co..

Parkway Inc. Shares Up After Buyout

Parkway Inc. Shares Up After Buyout

According to Bloomberg, Parkway Inc. (NYSE: PKY) was recently sold for 1.2 billion on Friday to Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB).CPPIB announced that the company would purchase Parkway’s shares for 23.05, which includes a $4 specia..

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Invests in Commercial REIT Store Capital

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Invests in Commercial REIT Store Capital

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK.B) has acquired 9.8% stake in Store Capital Corp. (NYSE: STOR), a real estate investment trust (REIT) from Scottsdale Arizona. This is an interesting development, as many investo..

Mortgage Rates are Near Yearly Lows

Mortgage Rates are Near Yearly Lows

Mortgage rates are back to near yearly lows. The latest data published by Freddie Mac on Thursday shows that the 30-year fixed-rate average slipped to 3.9 percent with an average 0.5 point. Despite the slight decline, the 30-year fixed rate is still..