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Launches & Fundraising

Goodwin advises NREP on Nordic real estate fund

Tue, 18/04/2017 - 14:29

Goodwin has advised pan-Nordic real estate investment manager NREP on the formation of a EUR1.1 billion long-term capital Nordic logistics real estate fund. »

Newcore Capital launches third social infrastructure, storage and accommodation fund

Thu, 13/04/2017 - 10:05

Newcore Capital Management, an alternative real estate investment manager, has launched Newcore Strategic Situations III, a GBP50 million opportunistic fund that will invest in UK real estate assets linked to social infrastructure, storage and accommodation. »

LendInvest launches Pre-Construction Finance product with no exit fees

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 12:18

LendInvest has launched a Pre-Construction Finance product targeted at property professionals seeking to obtain or enhance planning permission. »

M7 closes first central European fund at EUR60m

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 09:33

M7 Real Estate has completed the final close of its first Central European fund for third party investors, M7 Central European Real Estate Fund I (M7 CEREF I), at its target raise of EUR60 million of investor capital.  »

Softbank Vision launch a coup for Jersey’s private fund sector

Softbank Vision launch a coup for Jersey’s private fund sector

Wed, 29/03/2017 - 13:09

Softbank’s decision to choose a Jersey-based financial services company to administer its USD100 billion technology fund is expected to lead to more funds domiciling in the island. »

Neal Kerr, CI Institutional Asset Management

CI Institutional Asset Management launches global private real estate fund

Thu, 16/03/2017 - 09:53

CI Institutional Asset Management, a division of CI Investments, has launched a global real estate fund in association with CBRE Global Investment Partners. »

AEW Europe City Retail Fund exceeds capital raising target at EUR415m

Tue, 14/03/2017 - 10:48

AEW has raised more than EUR415 million of equity from several international institutional investors for the Europe City Retail Fund, exceeding the fund’s initial target of EUR400 million.  »

Karen Dolenec, Willis Towers Watson

Willis Towers Watson launches secure income assets fund

Mon, 13/03/2017 - 09:59

Willis Towers Watson has launched a fund for institutional investors which is aimed at providing a compelling alternative to index-linked gilts in funding liabilities and enhancing returns. »

Maverick Real Estate Partners closes fourth distressed debt fund at USD75m

Wed, 08/03/2017 - 12:46

Distressed debt private equity fund manager Maverick Real Estate Partners has reached its hard fundraising cap for Maverick Lien Fund IV LP with USD75 million in commitments from endowments, foundations, family offices and wealth managers.  »

Mortar Capital launches New York crowdfunded real estate investment

Wed, 08/03/2017 - 09:56

Mortar Capital Management, a New York-based real estate development firm, has launched its Mortar Growth Fund on Real Crowd, a crowdfunding platform for the real estate industry. »

Damien Frawley, QIC

QIC Global Infrastructure Fund holds final close at at AUD2.35bn

Tue, 07/03/2017 - 10:30

QIC has held the final close of the QIC Global Infrastructure Fund (QGIF), which achieved a total of AUD2.35 billion of capital commitments over an 18-month period. »

StepStone closes Fund III with USD700m in capital commitments

Thu, 23/02/2017 - 10:22

StepStone Real Estate has closed StepStone Real Estate Partners III (SREP III) with USD700 million in capital commitments, exceeding the fund’s USD500 million target. »

Aegon Asset Management US closes 51st fund offering

Fri, 10/02/2017 - 08:53

Aegon Asset Management US has closed Garnet LIHTC Fund XLVIII, a USD105 million national, low-income housing tax credit fund.  »

Roger Pim, SL Capital Partners

SL Capital Partners holds final close of SL Capital Infrastructure Fund I on GBP516m

Thu, 09/02/2017 - 09:35

SL Capital Partners, a Standard Life Investments company, has held the final close of its inaugural infrastructure fund, SL Capital Infrastructure Fund I with GBP516 million of commitments, ahead of its initial GBP400 million target. »

LendInvest launches refurbishment finance product based on GDV

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 10:15

LendInvest, a UK online mortgage lender, has launched a refurbishment finance product targeted at experienced property professionals. »

Rubenstein Properties Fund III closes at USD565m

Wed, 01/02/2017 - 12:58

Rubenstein Partners has held the final closing of Rubenstein Properties Fund III, a discretionary real estate private equity fund, with total capital commitments of USD565 million. »

Hazel McNeilage, Northern Trust Asset Management

Northern Trust Asset Management and GRESB launch sustainable real estate index and fund

Tue, 31/01/2017 - 09:31

Northern Trust Asset Management, collaborating with GRESB, the global sustainability benchmark for real assets, has launched a sustainable real estate index. »

Palmetto launches seventh sustainable property fund

Tue, 31/01/2017 - 09:28

Palmetto has launched its seventh fund – and first US-based limited partnership fund – which will focus on the acquisition of residential properties and integrating clean technology into those properties in order to lessen their operational cost and environmental impact.  »

Aberdeen raises USD151m for fourth Asian property multi-manager fund

Fri, 27/01/2017 - 13:06

Aberdeen has closed on USD151 million for its latest Asia Pacific property investment fund, the fourth Asia Pacific multi-manager fund it has launched since 2006. »

PGC and Twin Summits launch US Single Family Rentals Homes fund

Fri, 27/01/2017 - 12:52

Real estate investment management firm Pure Global Capital (PGC) has launched its latest business platform by signing a joint venture agreement with Twin Summits Capital. »

AEW and Natixis complete second close of Senior European Loan Fund II

Fri, 27/01/2017 - 09:19

Following the EUR162 million first close in 2016, Senior European Loan Fund II (SELF II) has completed a second closing with French and international investors, bringing its investment capacity to over EUR400 million. »

Chris Moench, Directed Capital

Directed Capital closes seventh fund at USD77m

Wed, 25/01/2017 - 08:35

Directed Capital, a distressed asset workout specialist firm that acquires, manages and resolves distressed commercial mortgage loans, has closed its seventh fund at USD77 million, its highest-grossing fund to date. »

Northleaf Infrastructure Capital Partners II holds final close at USD950m

Wed, 25/01/2017 - 08:33

Northleaf Capital Partners has held the final closing for its second OECD-focused pooled infrastructure fund, Northleaf Infrastructure Capital Partners II (NICP II), at its USD950 million hard cap. »

Carmel Partners closes Fund VI at USD1.025bn

Tue, 24/01/2017 - 09:02

Carmel Partners has held the final close of its US multifamily real estate value creation fund, Carmel Partners Investment Fund VI. »

Capview Partners closes Capview Income & Value Fund IV

Tue, 24/01/2017 - 09:01

Capview Partners, a Dallas-based real estate investment and fund management firm, has held the equity closing of the Capview Income & Value Fund IV (CIVF IV). »

Timbercreek closes Canadian multi-residential value-add fund at CAD245m

Fri, 20/01/2017 - 09:09

Timbercreek Asset Management has held the final closing of the Timbercreek Canadian Multi-Residential Value-Add Fund, with aggregate commitments of approximately CAD245 million. »

Ronald Temple, Lazard

Lazard Asset Management launches real assets fund

Fri, 20/01/2017 - 09:06

Lazard Asset Management has launched the Lazard Real Assets and Pricing Opportunities Portfolio, which is based on Lazard’s existing real assets strategy. »

AXA IM - Real Assets raises EUR1.4bn for commercial real estate debt fund

Thu, 19/01/2017 - 10:09

AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets has raised circa EUR1.4 billion for its latest commercial real estate senior debt fund, Commercial Real Estate Senior 10 (CRE Senior 10). »

Rockwood closes Fund X with USD1.1bn in capital commitments

Thu, 19/01/2017 - 09:52

Rockwood Capital has closed Rockwood Capital Real Estate Partners Fund X with USD1.1 billion in capital commitments, meeting the fund’s hard cap. »

Boe Pahari, AMP Capital

AMP Capital’s global infrastructure platform exceeds USD2 billion target

Thu, 12/01/2017 - 13:51

AMP Capital has raised USD2.4 billion for its global infrastructure platform at final close, with more than 50 institutional investors committing to its global mandate to invest in high-quality assets offering the best relative value. »


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