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Hotel

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Investors are turning their sights to hotel developments in Germany in a bid to access a sector where supply has become virtually non-existent. Read more

Markets

Tobias Kassner - BulwienGesa

BulwienGesa

Insurance group Swiss Life has swooped to buy BEOS AG, Germany's leading investor in mixed-use industrial real estate, for an undisclosed price. The move is designed to support Swiss Life Asset Managers' third party business... Read more

Companies

Charles Kingston - REFIRE

REFIRE

In the week which saw the death of the company's founder, Ingvar Kamprad, at the age of 94, the legendary Swedish furniture chain IKEA announced ambitious plans to build a series of new distribution and logistics centres across Germany. Read more

Opinion

Dr. Billand - Union Investment

Union Asset Management Holding AG

German developer Aurelis Real Estate, controlled by private equity group Grove International, has bought four German business parks from fund manager Union Investment, for an undisclosed price. Read more

Investment

Joachim Wieland - Aurelis

aurelis Real Estate GmbH & Co. KG

The German asset manager and developer Aurelis Real Estate has secured a new syndicated loan of €530 with pbb Deutsche Pfandbriefbank and an additional unnamed lender. €430m came from pbb Deutsche Pfandbriefbank which itself acted as lead arranger... Read more

Investment

IPO

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The markets are in need of a good story, after the surge in German real estate companies’ share prices over the last few years, and that story is consolidation. Among existing listed companies, merger fever has gripped the markets. Read more

Markets

IPO Börse

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A report by Bloomberg suggested that Grove International Partners, owner of German developer Aurelis Real Estate, is considering floating Aurelis on the stock market, in a move which could take place as early as this year. Neither Grove nor... Read more

Companies