Company summary

Unite Group plc, is an LSE listed company and is one of the UK's largest developer and manager of student accommodation.

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The UNITE Group plc Releases Interim Management Statement

14 May 2013 - The UNITE Group plc, the UK's leading developer and manager of student accommodation, today published its first interim management statement for 2013, covering its activities between the Company's final results announcement on 6 March 2013 and 13 May 2013. more →

​UNITE Updates the Market and Forecasts a Rise in Student Numbers

15 November 2012 - ​UNITE Group plc, the UK's leading developer and manager of student accommodation has provided a detailed update to the market which includes an assessment on student numbers following the changes to the University quota systems, student financing and other policies. more →

Unite Plc Completes Purchase of Central London Camden Site for £23.8m

19 October 2012 - The Unite Group plc, the UK's leading developer and manager of student accommodation, has completed the purchase of a zone 1 site in Camden, North London, from Travis Perkins for GBP23.8 million with funding provided by Hsbc. more →

Unite UK Accommodation Fund up 1.5% in 3rd Quarter but occupancy rates declining

08 October 2012 - Unite has announced the Estimated Net Asset Value ("NAV") of its Unite UK Student Accommodation Fund as at 30 September 2012 was £669.6m, an increase of 1.5% during the third quarter. more →

Unite Group places a big bet on the London student accommodation market

14 September 2012 - The Unite Group plc, the UK's largest developer and manager of student accommodation, and GIC Real Estate ("GIC RE"), the real estate arm of the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation, have announced the extension of their existing joint venture (Unite Capital Cities, "UCC") and the creation of a new partnership through which Unite will undertake its next phase of London development activity (the London Student Accommodation Joint Venture, "LSAV"). more →

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Equity Strategies originates £3.2m acquisition of leading veterinary CPD & training provider

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Equity Strategies advises on £41m deals in aquaculture breeding and genetics

02 March 2015 - Equity Strategies advised Benchmark Holdings plc on two strategic acquisitions in aquaculture breeding and genetics valued at £41m.

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