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Aldo Mazzocco

General Manager

Office

“Generali Real Estate won’t change its strategy significantly”

Business Immo: Four months after the coronavirus outbreak, what do you take away from this unprecedented crisis on European real estate? Aldo Mazzocco: In mid-2019, (...)

Office

Ardian Real Estate acquires 7,000 sqm office building in Milan

Paris-based private investment group Ardian has acquired a 7,000 sqm building in Piazza Fidia 1, in Milan, from Generali Real Estate. The acquisition marks (...)

Retail

Germany's Union, Italy's Generali acquire Zaragoza Puerto Venecia for €475m

Germany's Union Investment and Italy's Generali Real Estate are paying €475m in a 50/50 joint venture to acquire the Puerto Venecia shopping resort in Zaragoza, Spain. The (...)

Office

HIH acquires property management mandate from Commerz Real

Germany's HIH Property Management has won the contract for the eight commercial properties just acquired by Commerz Real in Berlin, Hamburg and Leipzig for (...)

Finance

German property investment, at €43bn in first 9mths, 2019 set for record

German property investment reached almost €43.4bn in the first nine months of 2019, with €18.5bn in 3Q19 alone, and looks set to hit a (...)

Office

Italy's Generali, Poste Vita add Berlin Westlight project for reported €200m

As part of their new €400m European real estate joint venture, Italian insurers Generali and Poste Vita are acquiring the Westlight Berlin office project (...)

Retail

Investors don’t count retail out just yet

“There is usually a time lag of 1-2 years between what happens in the United Kingdom and the rest of Europe”, according to Darren Yates, (...)

Territories

Opportunities abound aboard the Grand Paris Express

"Grand Paris Express is an exceptional investment opportunity, as the public authorities are investing €40bn to develop it, but also a very strong sign (...)

Office

Italian Generali’s 3rd major Warsaw office buy takes CEE to €1bn

Italy's Generali Real Estate has made its third major office acquisition in Warsaw, acquiring Piękna 2.0, taking its central European holdings to around €1bn. Part of the (...)

Office

Italy's Generali buys 10,000 sqm Prague building for CEE fund

Italy’s Generali Real Estate has acquired a century-old building in the Prague’s historic centre which it says fits its strategic focus on Europe’s main (...)

Retail

Italy's Generali invests €500m in new shopping centre investment JV

Italian insurer Generali is increasing its exposure to real estate by investing €500m for a 51% stake in a new real estate boutique focused (...)

Listed

French Covivio boosts 2018 EPRA earnings 6.4% to €381m, 4.5% per shr

Giant French REIT/SIIC Covivio boosted 2018 EPRA earnings 6.4%yy to €381m group share, and 4.5% to €5.08 per share, exceeding guidance of 3%. In its results release, the firm (...)

Finance

Italy's Generali RE, insurer Poste Vita sign €400m investment JV

Italian insurance giant Generali and the life insurance arm of the nation's postal service, Poste Vita, have signed to contribute €200m each to joint (...)

Finance

Europa Capital targets urbanisation trend in resi, office for €1.3bn deals

UK-based Europa Capital was a net seller from value-add funds in 2018, leveraging strong investor interest for stabilised office and residential assets in an (...)

Retail

Italy's Generali in €600m, 53-asset French retail purchase at year-end

Italy's Generali Real Estate, part of the Trieste-based insurance group, boosted its portfolio by €600m at year end, signing on a 53-asset retail portfolio in (...)

Office

Italian Generali's purchase of Frankfurt's Marienforum project said around €165m

Italy's Generali Real Estate, part of the Trieste-based insurer, has signed a purchase contract for the Marienforum project in Frankfurt's banking district reported to be worth (...)

Office

Generali reopens Rome's refurbished Palazzo Bonaparte as offices

Italy's Generali Real Estate has reopened Palazzo Bonaparte, one of Rome’s premier palaces following completion of a major refurbishment to office space lasting more (...)

Finance

Italy's Generali aims to grow €30bn property AUM, 3rd-party funds - Mazzocco

Italy's Generali Real Estate aims to add €5bn to its €30bn in property assets over the next three years while significantly growing its fund (...)

Office

Italy's Generali makes 2nd Warsaw purchase in restored Jabłonowski Palace

Italy's Generali Real Estate, part of the Trieste-based insurance group, has made its second acquisition in Polish capital Warsaw in a few weeks - (...)

Finance

Generali adds mixed-use in Madrid as diversification, growth continues

Less than a month after making its first acquisition in Denmark, Italy's Generali Real Estate has added a mixed-use asset in Madrid, Arenal Cuatro, (...)

Office

France surges ahead on the global stage

Associated for a long time to rigid labor laws and social immobilism that hindered its economy, France elected 39 years old liberal ex-banker Emmanuel Macron, (...)

Office

Italy's Generali in historic Warsaw office buy to take CEE assets to €770m

Generali Real Estate, property investment arm of Italy's pan-European insurance giant, has acquired the historic Plac Małachowskiego office block in Polish capital Warsaw, taking its (...)

Office

Italy's Generali paid €200m for Paris, Brussels office assets - BIE sources

Italy's Generali Real Estate, part of the giant Trieste-based insurance group, invested around €200m to acquire a two-asset portfolio in Paris and Brussels from GLL Real (...)