Aukera Real Estate AG (Aukera) has received an initial capital commitment of EUR66 million from a German insurer for its Aukera Real Estate Debt Fonds II, which launched in July 2021.
Launches & Fundraising
Octopus Real Estate, a UK specialist real estate lender and investor, has successfully raised a further GBP314 million for its evergreen Octopus Healthcare Fund (OHF), bringing the market-leading Fund’s total value over the GBP1 billion mark.
AEW has raised an additional EUR500 million of equity for LOGISTIS, its specialist pan-European logistics strategy, bringing the Fund’s total net equity to over EUR2.7 billion.
Slate Asset Management (Slate), a global alternative investment platform focused on real estate, has held the final close of Slate Real Estate Capital I (SREC I).
European PropTech VC, Pi Labs, has announced two new investors who join as limited partners (LPs) for its third institutional fund, Fund III.
Macfarlanes has advised long-standing client Legal & General on the provision of a GBP265 million debt facility for its Build to Rent Fund (BTR Fund) with a lender club including Lloyds, NatWest and ING.
Heitman (Heitman), a global real estate investment management firm, has held the closing of three private market investment funds, exceeding the cap for Heitman Value Partners V (HVP V), a North American private equity fund, reaching the cap for Heitman Real Estate Debt Partners II (HDP II), a high-yield debt investment fund, and reaching the target for Heitman Global Real Estate Partners II (G II), a global core plus fund.
Timberland Investment Resources Europe LLP (TIR) has closed the TIR Forestry Fund II, having met its target of USD200 million in committed capital.
The Prado Group, a privately held real estate investment and development company, today announced the first USD200 million closing of its Prado Alpha Fund. The Fund will raise up to USD250 million from strategic investors for co-investment with best-in-class institutional joint venture partners.
Private investment firm GI Partners has launched the GI Real Estate Essential Tech + Science Fund (ETS Fund), which seeks to invest in real estate assets that continuously operate in order to support mission critical functions of the technology and life sciences industries.