SEB Asset Management


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With the demise of the traditional January CIMMIT conference a couple of years ago, the likewise in January recurring BIIS event for Germany's real estate fund managers seems to have scooped up a lot of the overspill. Read more


Roland Fuchs - Allianz Real Estate


US REIT NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. has been in the news for several sizeable deals recently, including its recent acquisition of the landmark office property Trianon in the Frankfurt business district for €540m. Last year it hit the headlines... Read more


Trianon - Frankfurt

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The US REIT NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. is expanding its European portfolio with the acquisition of landmark Frankfurt skyscraper Trianon, in the heart of the banking capital's business district, for €540m. Read more


Sold, Deal

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In one of the biggest single loans since before the onset of the financial crisis, the Wiesbaden-based property lender Aareal Bank has provided a €530m senior financing facility to the US REIT NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. to enable it to buy a... Read more


Barbara Knoflach - SEB

SEB Investment GmbH

The big news around the turn of the year was the December acquisition by US REIT NorthStar Realty Finance of a €1.1bn office portfolio from Frankfurt-based SEB Asset Management. This was the American group’s first foray into Europe, and they have... Read more


German logistics real estate

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The investment market for German logistics properties remains on course to break all records this year. Property advisors BNP Paribas Real Estate put the transaction volume in the first half of the year at €2.1bn, up 60% on last year’s first half... Read more


The Toronto-based Dundee International REIT, the investment trust focused exclusively on investing in German real estate, said earlier this month that it is raising about €95m (C$125m) in fresh funds for further acquisitions. The share allotment... Read more


Grand Hyatt Berlin

Hyatt Hotels

SEB Asset Management is going full steam ahead in selling off assets in its dissolving open-ended fund SEB ImmoInvest to generate liquidity to pay off shareholders. Earlier this month the group signed a purchase agreement worth around €420m with... Read more