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£100M 30 Year EIB Loan for Newcastle University

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GLJ Consulting was pleased to work with Newcastle University to undertake a detailed financing options appraisal for the University to raise £100M towards their ambitious capital investment programme as part of delivering the University’s strategic vision.  The appraisal included both on and off balance sheet financing and recommended a European Investment Bank (EIB) loan as the most […]

Student Accommodation Bid for Goldsmiths Stock Transfer

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GLJ Consulting pulled together a consortium of Sodexo and Kier, together with equity from KPI and Equitix and advisory team of JG Poole & Co, Newbridge Advisors, Simmons & Simmons, DTZ, Gleeds, Stride Treglown, Mazars and Sweett Group to bid for the stock transfer and refurbishment of 380 bedrooms of student accommodation across 3 locations […]

Red Team Bid Review

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GLJ Consulting, together with specialist legal firm JG Poole & Co, undertook a red team review of two of Sodexo’s bids to manage student accommodation developments as part of Sodexo’s review of their effectiveness in bidding for future similar contracts.

Strategic Review of Student Accommodation Partnership Market

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GLJ Consulting, together with specialist legal firm JG Poole & Co, undertook a strategic review of the university partnership model and opportunities in student accommodation for the Unite Group. This included a detailed analysis of the financing and return expectations for this sector together with an approach necessary to be able to compete effectively, with a recommended […]

Student Accommodation at Sutton Bonington

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GLJ Consulting, together with specialist legal firm JG Poole & Co, have acted on behalf of the University of Nottingham in the transfer of the student accommodation at its Sutton Bonington Campus from the administrator (PwC) to Campus Living Villages as part of a portfolio of 8 properties. The transfer provided an opportunity for the University […]