HSH Nordbank

HSH Nordbank

It's down to just two contenders to buy the ailing state-owned HSH Nordbank as the protracted bidding process heads into its final phase, with the bank agreeing to exclusive talks with potential buyers J.C. Flowers and Cerberus in a joint bid. more

14 Feb 2018 10:00 Companies

Logistic funds

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Frasers Property Investments Europe, part of Singapore-incorporated Frasers Centrepoint (FCL), has made another significant move in expanding its footprint in Europe's logistical and light industrial segment by buying six logistics assets... more

13 Feb 2018 10:00 Companies

Thomas Landschreiber - Corestate Capital


Barely a month goes by without another initiative from BVK Bayerische Versorgungskammer, Germany's largest public sector occupational pension fund, which has notably increased its exposure to real estate globally over the past few years. more

12 Feb 2018 10:00 Investment


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Singapore-based real estate group CapitaLand has made its first foray into the German office market, with its acquisition of Main Airport Center (MAC) in Frankfurt for €245m. more

9 Feb 2018 10:00 Markets


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Germany’s Christian Democratic Union and the centre-left Social Democrats have reached an agreement regarding the terms of a coalition deal, in a move that will boost stability in the market, Dr. Esfandiar Khorrami, a partner at law firm... more

8 Feb 2018 08:00 Markets

Commerzbank AG

Commerzbank AG

REFIRE met recently with Commerz Real, the Wiesbaden-based real estate fund subsidiary of Commerzbank, to catch up and get an idea of where the company sees opportunities in 2018. Our clear take-home message was the company's new focus... more

7 Feb 2018 10:00 Companies

Warehouse and logistic space

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The UK-based real estate Oxenwood Real Estate has made its first sortie into the German market by buying a portfolio of DHL freight logistics properties. more

6 Feb 2018 10:00 Investment

Real Estate - Office

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A fresh note from lawyers Pinsent Masons in Germany highlights a new roster of real estate services that have recently been brought into the VAT net. more

5 Feb 2018 10:00 Markets

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