International property advisers are on a consolidation and acquisition drive as they gear up to take on the dominant US-based players in delivering a global service...
…DTZ, Savills, Bilfinger, Cushman & Wakefield and Colliers have all made expansionary acquisitions in the past year.
London-based consultancy Savills kick-started the dealmaking season last spring, buying US tenant advisory firm Studley for £154m. The deal is the latest of several attempts by the company — which has a strong Asian presence — to break into the US market…Property advisers scale up to challenge dominant global players
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