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Curth-C. Flatow - FAP

Florian Glock - REFIRE Ltd.

Alternative asset fund managers are expecting to see a seismic shift over the next five years in terms of where they source their capital from, thereby forcing traditional lenders to up their game to entice sophisticated investors. more

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Curth-C. Flatow - FAP

Florian Glock - REFIRE Ltd.

Berlin-based independent investment manager FAP Invest last week formally launched its €250m mezzanine fund focused on real estate existing, refurbishment, and development projects in Germany, as well as selectively in the Netherlands and Austria. more

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Curth-C. Flatow - FAP

Florian Glock - REFIRE Ltd.

Berlin-based consultancy Flatow Advisory Partners (FAP) is to launch its first real estate mezzanine debt fund, the group’s founder, Curth Flatow, told REFIRE this month. more

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Curth-C. Flatow - FAP

Florian Glock - REFIRE Ltd.

Independent Berlin-based capital structure consultant Flatow Advisory Partners (FAP) said recently that it was seeing a sharp increase in real debt investments in Germany this year, with investors getting a lot more interested in alternative... more

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Curth-C. Flatow - FAP

Florian Glock - REFIRE Ltd.

Berlin-based property financing consultancy Flatow Advisory Partners (FAP) recently set up a new debt investment management platform for institutional investors, for the first time directly offering properties, development projects and financing... more

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Curth-C. Flatow - FAP

Florian Glock - REFIRE Ltd.

The last year has seen growing appetite for risk by providers of capital for German commercial real estate, according to the latest study by Berlin-based financing consultancy FAP Flatow Advisory Partners. The latest FAP Mezzanine Report... more

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Europe

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Much of the hype surrounding the rise of loan funds in Europe has only limited relevance for Germany, as nearly 90% of the freshly-minted pan-European vehicles are incompatible with the needs and demands of the German market, according to the... more

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Curth-C. Flatow - FAP

Florian Glock - REFIRE Ltd.

The buoyant sentiment in the German commercial real estate financing sector is fading, according to the quarterly reading for Q2 of the FAP barometer, a measure to reflect the intentions of German real estate lenders, which we track closely here... more

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Curth-C. Flatow - FAP

Florian Glock - REFIRE Ltd.

The FAP-Barometer, now well-established as a German index for measuring the real estate financing climate, showed it highest-ever reading for the first quarter of 2015, indicating that the environment for financing commercial property has never... more

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Börse Frankfurt

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Grand City Properties, the fast-growing Luxembourg-based investor in German residential housing, successfully placed a €500m 7-year secured bond with a coupon of 2.0% this week, targeting the proceeds at the buyback of an earlier €350m bond paying... more

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Curth-C. Flatow - FAP

Florian Glock - REFIRE Ltd.

The latest quarterly barometer from Berlin-based Flatow Advisory Partners, which measures the climate in Germany for real estate finance investing, reflects a buoyant mood among property financiers as new lending business opens up. more

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Curth Flatow

REFIRE - Florian Glock

Property advisor CBRE has stepped into the breach with a new market index for German real estate refinancing costs, after the “vdp-Pfandbriefkurven” index, published quarterly by the VdP Verband deutscher Pfandbriefbanken (Association of German... more

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