Hong Kong’s CK Asset eyes slice of Capco’s Earls Court

CK Asset Holdings is in discussions to buy into Capital & Counties’ beleaguered Earls Court scheme. The Hong Kong company is controlled by billionaire Li Ka-shing. In a statement today, Capco said: “Capital & Counties Properties notes recent press speculation and confirms that it continues to advance preparations for a possible demerger. "In the interim, the company has received a number of proposals in relation to Capco's interests in Earls Court which it is considering. "This includes discussions with CK Asset Holdings regarding a conditional proposal for the sale of substantially all of Capco's interests in Earls Court Properties (excluding the