- Student residential property investor GCP Student said its operational portfolio was now fully occupied with respect to the 2018/19 academic year.

Average rental growth on a like-for-like basis was 3.5% on-year.

Further, following its acquisition in 2017, the comprehensive refurbishment of Scape Bloomsbury in London had been completed ahead of schedule.

It would be open to students for the upcoming 2018/19 academic year, providing 432 beds. Bookings for the asset were ahead of the investment manager's forecasts, the company said.

At 2:46pm: [LON:DIGS] GCP Student Living Plc share price was -2.2p at 150.4p

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