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Courteney Donaldson
Managing Director - Childcare & Education
Childcare & Education | 31/01/2018 15:01:00

Christie & Co attends the I-EDU Education Industry Investment Conference, Hong Kong

​Christie & Co attended the Education Industry Investment Conference in Hong Kong on the 26th of January, an invitation-only education conference hosted by I-EDU, a global education investors organisation and international law firm, Allen & Overy.

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Pubs 01 April 2016

Getting back in the habit

The modern small freeholder has a right old time of trying to make a business work. If it isn’t the effect of cheap supermarket booze offers, then it’s the Sky+ create-your-own culture that encourages people to stay at home with a bottle of wine and watching a TV schedule they...

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By:
Neil Morgan
Managing Director - Pubs & Restaurants
Leisure 29 March 2016

Nightclubs still need investment to thrive

The nightclub sector has seen considerable decline in the number of venues over the last decade as a result of a multitude of factors, including licensing reform, the smoking ban, youth unemployment and the recession, as well as the traditional nightclub facing competition fr...

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By:
Jon Patrick
Head of Leisure & Development
Pubs 24 March 2016

How will the pub sector be affected by Budget 2016?

Amidst cuts, credits and controversy, the Budget 2016 was a bag of mixed emotion and opinion. Now the dust has settled, operators in the pub and bar industry can start to digest the changes and consider how their businesses will be affected so they can be best prepared. Sma...

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By:
Neil Morgan
Managing Director - Pubs & Restaurants
Hotels 17 March 2016

Investigating Asian interest in Hotels

Following the launch of our Asia desk last year, interest in our service capability in the region has been rising steadily, with more and more calls coming in from both clients and media alike.   As a result of this increased interest, I was invited to attend the 16 th Ch...

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By:
Joanne Jia
Head of Asia
Retail 10 March 2016

The role of private equity in the forecourt market

Despite small steps towards electric vehicle ownership, petrol and diesel remain the dominant fuel source and are likely to do so for some time to come. Less than 3% of UK new vehicle registrations last year were for Alternative Fuel Vehicles and research shows that only 1% of...

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By:
Steve Rodell
Managing Director - Retail
Dental Practices 11 January 2016

Scottish dental market - demand and supply

Bank funding is still relatively easy to obtain for experienced operators with a solid business plan and there is a huge amount of third party investment, typically from the ‘Bank of Mum and Dad”. Private equity is circling all medical sectors, though so far this has translate...

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By:
Paul Graham
Director
Pubs 10 January 2016

The truth about pub valuations

The Publican’s Morning Advertiser’s Ben Winstanley attended a pub valuation with Christie & Co’s Andrew Moore to discover what publicans need to know when selling their pub. To read the full article, please visit http://www.morningadvertiser.co.uk/Legal/Property-law/Pub-p...

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By:
Andrew Moore
Director
Hotels 08 December 2015

Overseas Buyers And Hotel Groups Invest Heavily In The Northern Hotel Market

At Christie + Co during 2015 we have noticed a considerable upturn in demand for hotel stock from a variety of sources. A considerable amount of the demand is from investors and buyers from overseas and also traditional hotel groups and buyers. In 2015 Christie + Co sold h...

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By:
David Lee
Regional Director
Childcare & Education 29 October 2015

A valuer comes to call

The article was first published in the Sept/Oct issue of Nursery Management Today You might need a valuation at your Banks request to raise funds to extend or refinance and, as such, the valuation will be required for loan security purposes. If you are thinking of buying,...

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By:
Courteney Donaldson
Managing Director - Childcare & Education
Hotels 02 October 2015

Bridging the gap between the UK and Asia

I recently met with Jin Xu, the Economic and Commercial Minister Counsellor of the Chinese Embassy, to introduce Christie + Co to the Minister and discuss our ongoing work with Chinese investors. Most recently we assisted HK CTS Hotels, a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Na...

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By:
Joanne Jia
Head of Asia