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Swiss Life Asset Managers

European private equity real estate investor Henderson Park has cut several sizeable deals this month, two of which represent a big vote of confidence in the German real estate market. Read more

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Holger Matheis - BEOS

BEOS AG

London-based online real estate platform BrickVest has set up a second commercial property employee participation fund in partnership with German commercial property specialist BEOS. Read more

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Tina Störmer - Swiss Life Asset Managers

Swiss Life Investment Management Holding AG

Swiss Life Asset Managers has set the course for growth in Germany with the creation of a newly-founded company to oversee the entire real estate and securities business, it announced this month, along with a series of personnel changes in the group. Read more

Companies

Corpus Sireo Headquarter

Corpus Sireo

The fast-growing Mannheim-based Primus Valor group has bought 93 properties in Germany from Swiss Life Asset Managers in a three-digit million euro deal. The sale represents one of the largest German residential property transaction in the last sever Read more

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Corpus Sireo Headquarter

Corpus Sireo

Swiss Life Asset Managers has sold a majority ownership in the German office portfolio “Artemis” to Saradar Family Office Group (SFO), a Lebanese multi-family office and real estate investor, marking its entry into European property. Read more

Companies

Michael Schneider - IntReal International Real Estate

IntReal International Real Estate Kapitalverwaltungsgesellschaft mbH

Frankfurt-based investment firm Helaba Invest has bought the open-ended real estate special fund, AIF BEOS Corporate Real Estate Fund Germany I (CREFG I). Read more

Investment

Dr. Christine Bernhofer - Swiss Life

Swiss Life Kapitalverwaltungsgesellschaft mbH

Swiss Life KVG, the German fund management arm of insurer Swiss Life, plans to grow its Swiss Life REF European Real Estate Living and Working fund to up to €3b, its CFO, Dr. Christine Bernhofer, told REFIRE at EXPO REAL. Read more

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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... Read more

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Hotel Real Estate Fund

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Swiss Life Asset Managers Real Estate France has completed the purchase of a hotel portfolio (the "Pearl" portfolio) from LFPI Deutschland, part of the French LFPI Group, in a sale-and-leaseback transaction. A further French investor is understood... Read more

Investment

Bernhard Berg - Corpus Sireo

Corpus Sireo

The announcement recently by Swiss Life Asset Managers that it plans to launch its own German-regulated real estate funds, and its securing of a KVG licence by German financial watchdog BaFin, could open up a whole new avenue of opportunity for... Read more

Companies

Zurich - Gebäude

Zürich Beteiligungs-Aktiengesellschaft

The decision has been made. Zurich Gruppe Deutschland is selling its owneroccupied office properties at the Bonn and Cologne locations to the Colognebased real estate service provider and project developer CORPUS SIREO. Read more

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Kauf Deal

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In one of the largest commercial property deals of the year in Germany, Swiss Life Asset Management and its German subsidiary Corpus Sireo paid €370m to buy the "Stella" portfolio from Frankfurt-based Deka Investements. The deal is likely to close... Read more

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Ingo Hartlief

Corpus Sireo

The Zurich-headquartered insurance and pension group Swiss Life Asset Managers is launching two new real estate funds bundling several of its existing high-end real estate portfolios. The idea is to provide institutional investors with their... Read more

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