Charles Kingston - REFIRE


This was the week that a shaken Angela Merkel told her fellow citizens in a Munich beer hall that the EU must now be prepared to look after itself, and cast aside any expectations of solidarity with erstwhile partners the UK and the US. more

11 Jul 2017 14:00 Opinion

Real estate residential expert

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The market for closed-end real estate funds has traditionally represented a major conduit for German savings into the real estate sector, in previous years competing vigorously with the open-ended funds sector to absorb funds looking for real... more

13 Feb 2017 00:00 Markets

BayWa headquarters

BayWa AG

German closed-end fund manager Wealthcap has bought the new BayWa headquarters at Arabellapark in Munich for about €280m in a sale-and-leaseback deal. The sellers are developer Competo and agriculture and energy group Baywa, a 50-50 joint venture... more

25 Apr 2016 10:00 Investment

1st REFD

Frankfurt School Verlag

"Loans are much cheaper in this country than in Scandinavia, for example, because Germany is overbanked," Matthias Moser, Group Head of Alternative Investments at Patrizia, informed the around 150 delegates at the 1st Real Estate Finance Day held... more

5 Jun 2014 10:00 Markets

BayWa AG

BayWa AG

UniCredit funds subsidiary WealthCap has concluded a further two portfolio deals with agribusiness and building materials wholesaler BayWa to acquire assets for new funds which it is setting up for institutional investors. BayWa will lease the... more

29 Apr 2013 09:00 Companies