Stefan Ermisch - HSH Nordbank

HSH Nordbank

The highest bid from the three remaining bidders for the troubled Kiel- and Hamburg-headquartered HSH Nordbank is coming in at about €200m, according to a recent report in the Wall Street Journal. Following an EU decree... more

28 Dec 2017 10:00 Companies

Joint Venture

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The Frankfurt-based logistics investment manager Palmira Capital Partners has formed a joint venture with the European Principal Finance III Fund (EPF III) managed by giant alternative investment manager Apollo with the goal of investing more than... more

15 Nov 2017 10:00 Companies

Stefan Ermisch - HSH Nordbank

HSH Nordbank

The majority owners of German lender HSH Nordbank, the federal states of Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein, have received ‘several binding bids’ for the bank by the deadline of 27 October, they announced this weekend. more

13 Nov 2017 10:00 Companies

Friedemann Weck - ADO Properties

Friedemann Weck - ADO Properties

Listed pure-play Berlin residential investor Ado Properties boosted its Berlin holdings by nearly 1,600 units when it closed on several recent transactions on assets spread throughout the city, investing a total volume of €262.5m. The seller of a... more

4 Oct 2017 10:00 Companies

Florian Goldgruber - ADO Properties

ADO Properties

Several listed German property investors have been taking advantage of the ongoing strength of the German economy and particularly its residential housing market to tap the capital markets for fresh financing. These are unlikely to be the last deals more

21 Aug 2017 10:00 Markets

Vodafone - Eschborn

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US-based investor Apollo and German asset manager Publity have emerged as the buyers of the large German office assets forming the collateral of the Eurocastle 'Bridge' loan in the legacy Lehman Brothers Windermere X securitisation. more

28 Oct 2015 10:00 Investment

Investment - Buyer

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Private equity group Cerberus has hired UBS to find a buyer for its German cash & carry markets after abandoning its original plan to list its retail division through an IPO. The assets, many of which are wholesale markets leased to Metro, are... more

13 Aug 2015 10:00 Investment



The bidding process for WestLB’s property financing subsidiary WestImmo is heating up, with the arrival of a number of new bidders in advance of an August deadline. The deal is potentially worth more than €300m. WestLB is being forced to sell the... more

1 Aug 2014 10:00 Companies