KGAL Investment Management has completed the first closing and made the first investment within just a few months of the launch of a special real estate fund classified as Article 8 under the EU Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation.
Aretha Capital Partners, an investment advisory firm focused on European Real Estate development capital, has launched a new Registered Alternative Investment Fund – ARETHA Greece Vision Fund RAIF VCIC (AGVF).
Sun Hung Kai & Co (SHK & Co) has launched a real estate debt fund managed by its in-house real estate investment group, Multiple Capital Investment Partners (MCIP).
Private market platform iSTOX has announced a digital securities issuance that gives individual accredited investors partial access to Mapletree Investment’s (Mapletree) latest office fund, Mapletree Europe Income Trust (MERIT).
Bridge Investment Group (Bridge) has launched an industrial net lease strategy (Bridge Industrial Net Lease), which aims to focus on acquiring attractively priced mission critical industrial net lease real estate scaled for diversification and durable income in prime US growth markets.
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.
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.
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.
Bradda Capital, the UK real estate investment adviser, has completed GBP30 million of transactions for its two evergreen real estate funds.
Financial services industry veteran Steve Leathers has launched Leathers Group, a private real estate investment manager focused on medical office and specialty healthcare real estate.