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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Ability to respond to cyberattacks hampered, US officials say

    Posted May 20th 2014, 10:12pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Colorado Springs, Colorado US military experts said current acquisition rules hampered their ability to respond quickly to a growing number of cyberattacks against ... on Monday that acquisition programmes typically took about two years to initiate and execute, but rapidly changing threats in the cyber domain required a different approach. "The current ...

  2. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Canadian pension funds snap up New York towers

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 04:49am by BLOOM

    ... Pension's most recent New York acquisition was in 2012, when it bought a stake in 10 East 53rd Street. The majority owner of the 388,000 sq ft tower is SL Green Realty Corp, Manhattan's largest ...

  3. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    GIC to sell Florida golf property as prices surge

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 05:13am by Bloomberg

    ... The sovereign-wealth fund hired CBRE to market the course, which it bought in February last year as part of its US$1.5 billion acquisition of bankrupt resorts owned by a group led by hedge fund Paulson & ...

  4. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    All-cash home purchases surge in US with rising interest rates

    Posted May 14th 2014, 05:04am by Bloomberg

    ... American Homes, the second and third-ranked US home landlords, have also cut acquisitions as the rebound in prices requires them to raise capital or improve operations. "As institutional ...

  5. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Blackstone's buy-to-rent binge over as prices surge in the US market

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 05:14am by Bloomberg

    ... of houses to rent amid soaring prices after a buying binge made it the biggest US single-family home landlord. Blackstone's acquisition pace had declined 70 per cent from its peak last year, ... focusing on fewer locations as they gained experience and prices go up. "Home prices have increased, which narrows the acquisition opportunity," Rahmani said. "In addition, ...

  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US says ‘pivot to Asia’ still on after official’s remark raises doubts

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 09:11pm by AP

    ... on Tuesday over the comments by Assistant Secretary of Defence for Acquisition Katrina McFarland. According to Defense News, McFarland told a defence industry conference: "Right now, the pivot ...

  7. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Berkshire's Warren Buffett says US housing market 'coming back'

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 05:06am by BLOOM

    ... and houses. Some of those businesses have expanded in recent years through acquisitions as the industry recovers from the worst slump in seven decades. Buffett, 83, has been predicting a real estate ...

  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Pentagon downplays prospects of cancelling F-35 fighter jet and stealth bomber

    Posted Aug 02nd 2013, 09:43am by Reuters in Washington

    ... serious proposals because they’re not consistent with what the administration has said it wants to do,” he said. Pentagon acquisition chief Frank Kendall and top US military officials have ... study contracts to start working on possible bomber designs, with a formal acquisition process to begin in coming years. The Air Force requested $400 million in its fiscal next year budget ...

  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Disney investors threaten to revolt over chief executives pay

    Posted Mar 03rd 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... Disney with the multibillion-dollar acquisitions of Pixar Animation Studios, the comics giant Marvel Entertainment and the Star Wars producer Lucasfilm. ...

  10. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    25pc rise in US commercial property purchases by international investors

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... process. That building is under contract to be sold for US$1.3 billion to New York-based Crown Acquisitions and Highgate Holdings, of Irving, Texas. "It is the large trophy deals that really ...




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