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LINUS Digital Finance launches alternative investment fund

LINUS Digital Finance launches alternative investment fund

LINUS Digital Finance, a Berlin-based financial technology company, has launched the “LINUS Managed Portfolio”, an alternative investment fund (AIF) allowing investors to participate digitally in a curated portfolio of ten professional real estate loans and profit from LINUS’s proprietary network of renowned real estate developers and its unique co-investment model.

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BentallGreenOak exceeds target with a EUR695m final close of its European Core+ Logistics Fund

BentallGreenOak exceeds target with a EUR695m final close of its European Core+ Logistics Fund

BentallGreenOak, a global real estate investment management advisor and provider of real estate services, has successfully closed its European Core+ Logistics Fund, with a total of EUR695million in commitments from over 20 global institutional investors. The Fund had an initial target of EUR500 million. 

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Recent trends in real estate: Acquisition of management platforms

Recent trends in real estate: Acquisition of management platforms

By Ian Ivory and Sam Narula, partners in the London office of BCLP – A recent trend in the commercial real estate sector has been the acquisition of fund and asset management platforms by investors. Whilst not a new concept, traditionally real estate investors have typically favoured a more classic deal structure by which they acquire a portfolio outright (either alone or via a joint venture or consortium), or alternatively by investing into a fund as one of several passive limited partner investors.