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Philippe Arnaud

Associé, responsable accompagnement RSE

Bernard Bazillon

Associé - Responsable du secteur économie sociale et solidaire

Sandie Belaisch-Tzinmann

Partner Audit Real Estate and Hotels

François Bloch

Partner - Directeur général

Stéphane Botz

Associé -Responsable du pôle Real Estate and Hôtels

Régis Chemouny

Partner - Head of Real Estate EMA

Marie Guillemot

Présidente du directoire

Wilfrid Lauriano Do Rego

Président du conseil de surveillance

Aicha Sandra Maazoun

Senior Management Audit Real Estate

Jay Nirsimloo

Partner - Président du Directoire de KPMG France

Emmanuel Petit

Chief Investment Officer

Irène Scolan

Experte-comptable - Associée KPMG économie sociale et solidaire, santé, secteur public


Paris 15th's Eiffel Blomet hotel changes hands

Schroders Capital, Extendam and the family office Cèdre have finalised the sale of the Hotel Eiffel Blomet located at 78 rue Blomet, in the (...)


La Française REM acquires a portfolio of 38 Grand Frais stores

La Française REM acquired a group of 38 Grand Frais stores located in mainland France in a share deal with a property value of (...)


SIICs' financial and extra-financial communication under the microscope (KPMG/FEI)

KPMG and investor association Fédération des entreprises immobilières (FEI) have just published their latest study on the financial communication of SIICs, France's listed REITs. (...)


AEW sells La Défense's CB3 building to the Icawood fund

The CB3 building located at 170 Place Henri Regnault in La Défense has just been sold by AEW acting on behalf of a consortium (...)


La Française REM positions makes a sale & leaseback acquisition in Antwerp

La Française REM, acting on behalf of the SCPI LF Europimmo, has acquired from the developer Cores Development 100% of the shares of Rocaille (...)


BNP Paribas REIM acquires Brussels' Opera III residential building

BNP Paribas REIM Belgium has recently acquired, on behalf of Afer Pierre Sc and  Afer Pierre Holding Belgium Sa all the shares of the (...)


Paris 8th : Pershing Hall lands in the portfolio of Allianz Real Estate

Allianz Real Estate, acting on behalf of several Allianz Group companies, has acquired Pershing Hall, a historic mixed-use asset located in the 8th arrondissement (...)


LaSalle's Encore+ fund takes its first steps into the senior housing sector in Toulouse

LaSalle has acquired from Cogedim the Quai Saint-Pierre project, pre-marketed senior living operatin in Toulouse,  on behalf of its pan-European Encore+ fund. This acquisition (...)


BNP Paribas Reim buys Tánger 66 office building in in Barcelona's 22@ district

BNP Paribas REIM acquires the iconic office building “Tánger 66” located on 66 Calle Tánger, in Barcelona's  22@ district, from Blue Coast Capital, on (...)


The pandemic has not affected the SIICs' transparency in their financial communication (KPMG/FSIF)

KPMG and the  French listed property federation FSIF (Fédération des sociétés immobilières et foncières) have just published their traditional study on the financial communication of (...)


LaSalle acquires 16,000 sqm urban logistics platform near Paris from BNP Paribas REIM

LaSalle Investment Management has just acquired, on behalf of its pan-European fund Encore+, an urban logistics platform operated by FedEx located in Alfortville, southern (...)


Tristan Capital Partners buys 46,500 sqm "Liberté 2" office campus near Paris

EPISO 5, a fund managed by Tristan Capital Partners, has purchased from two French institutional investors a 6-building office campus located on the Eastern (...)

Health / Senior

Primonial REIM France acquires three clinics in sale and leaseback

On behalf of the SCPI Primovie, Primonial REIM France has finalized the sale and leaseback acquisition of a portfolio of three MC/MCO (medicine, surgery, (...)


Uxco Group secures €140 m in financing for the ECLA campus

Uxco Group, the French student housing operator, has secured €140m of financing from BNP Paribas for the ECLA campus in Massy-Palaiseau. This financing is intended (...)


Primonial REIM and Société Générale Assurances buy La Défense's Window

Primonial REIM France and Société Générale Assurances have announced the acquisition of the Window office complex located in La Défense from Oxford Properties Group.  Entirely restructured (...)


Primonial REIM acquires the Île-de-France Regional Council HQ in Saint-Ouen

Primonial REIM has just acquired, alongside EDF Invest and funds managed by Samsung SRA, the "Influence" office complex located in Saint-Ouen, a northern suburb (...)


The value of French hotel assets is maintained despite the crisis (KPMG)

The explosion was "unprecedented", but hotel real estate is not suffering from any blowback. KPMG's annual review of the French hotel industry points to (...)


BC Partners Real Estate acquires a majority stake in Alsei Group

BC Partners Real Estate is taking a majority stake in the capital of the Alsei group on behalf of the BC Partners European Real (...)


Primonial REIM acquires the Gardens building in Gennevilliers

Primonial REIM has just acquired the Gardens building in Gennevilliers from BNP Paribas Immobilier and GA Smart Building. The site, which had been leased (...)

Health / Senior

Primonial REIM acquires 7 French healthcare facilities for €252M in sale and leaseback deal

Paris-based investment manager Primonial REIM has announced that it has finalised the sale and leaseback acquisition of a portfolio of seven French healthcare facilities from (...)


DTZ Investors sell an office asset in Clichy-La-Garenne

Acting on behalf of one of its institutional clients, DTZ Investors has sold the Equinox building, located on the banks of the Seine in (...)


LaSalle acquires a 20,230 sqm logistics platform for the E-REGI fund

LaSalle Investment Management has just acquired a 20,230 sqm logistics platform in Saint-Gilles in the ZAC Actiparc Mitra, on behalf of the E-REGI fund. (...)


"Men have everything to gain from gender equality" — Mercedes Erra, BETC

Women in business: this is not a topic that should be addressed only once a year, on 8 March, but at all times. To (...)


Paris consolidated its attractiveness in 2020, according to the Global Cities Investment Monitor study

In 2020, the Paris Region has consolidated its 2nd place in the world for the number of international investments, according to the Global Cities (...)


Oaktree, Paris Inn Group and Maison Albar Hotels to create a hotel investment structure

Oaktree Capital Management, Paris Inn Group and Maison Albar Hotels have developed a partnership to create Centaurus, a hotel investment structure. Its objective will (...)


Régis Chemouny appointed Head of Real Estate EMA at KPMG

Régis Chemouny, partner in charge of the Real Estate & Hotels sector of KPMG France, has just been appointed Head of Real Estate EMA (...)


Grosvenor Europe acquires a 5,000 sqm building for €29m near Paris

Grosvenor Europe, a private real estate company belonging to the UK-based Grosvenor Group, has finalised the acquisition of a 5,000 sqm office building in Courbevoie (...)


Allianz buys Boulogne-Billancourt’s City 1 and City 3 towers for €500m

According to BI sources, Paris-based insurance group BNP Paribas Cardif has sold the City 1 and City 3 towers, part of the CityLights complex in (...)


Sami Mendil joins CBRE's Hotels departmen as Head of Investment Hotels

CBRE continues to strengthen its Hotels department with the appointment of Sami Mendil as Head of Investment Hotels France & Belux. He will report (...)


Germany's Deka pays €165m for Paris 9th's Sainte Cécile office building

The Franckfurt-based investment fund Deka Immobilien has acquired the Sainte Cécile office building, a 9,400 sqm property in the 9th arrondissement of Paris, for €165m. The seller (...)


Invesco adds 17,600 sqm office project in Paris's Saint-Denis

Invesco Real Estate, which last week announced nearly €1bn in acquisitions, has added a forward-funded 17,600 sqm office project in Saint-Denis, a northern suburb (...)


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, (...)


"France is finally perceived as modern"

Business Immo : What are your arguments when marketing Greater Paris to foreign real estate investors? Alexandre Missoffe: Greater Paris is a global project that concentrates (...)


Paris office REIT Cegereal 1H EPRA earnings slip to €15m

Paris office REIT/SIIC Cegereal, controlled by New York-based Northwood Investors, reported a 1.6% first half fall in EPRA earnings to €14.7m on unchanged rental income (...)


US Invesco buys Paris CBD office block, says France is key market

Saying France is a key target market at present, US manager Invesco Real Estate has acquired a major office building in the 9th quarter of Paris, (...)


How the real estate sector can engage with PropTech to bring the built and digital environments together

Every sector is facing the challenge of moving from an industrial past to a digital future. The property industry is no exception. We are (...)


The pulse of Fintech - Q3 2017

Welcome to the Q3'17 edition of KPMG's Pulse of Fintech - a quaterly report highlighting the key trends and issues facing the fintech market (...)


The pulse of Fintech - Q2 2017

Welcome to the Q2’17 edition of KPMG’s the Pulse of Fintech, a report highlighting the key trends and issues impacting the fintech market this (...)


Venture Pulse - Q2 2017

Welcome to the Q2’17 edition of the KPMG Enterprise Venture Pulse Report. In this quarter’s report, we highlight the key trends, opportunities and challenges (...)


Global Cities Investment Monitor - 2017

Cities concentrate a disproportionate part of talents, businesses and capital. They are the places where most decisions are made, innovations launched, and people enabled. (...)


Venture Pulse - Q1 2017

Welcome to the Q1’2017 edition of KPMG’s Venture Pulse Report, highlighting the current trends, opportunities and challenges faced by the venture capital (VC) market, (...)


The pulse of Fintech - Q4 2016

Welcome to the Q4’16 edition of KPMG’s Pulse of Fintech report. In this report, we highlight key trends and insights related to fintech investment (...)


Venture Pulse - Q4 2016

Welcome to the Q4’2016 edition of KPMG Enterprise’s Venture Pulse Report – highlighting the current trends, opportunities and challenges faced by the venture capital (...)


The pulse of Fintech - Q3 2016

While VC interest in fintech companies remains high around the globe, market uncertainty has caused many investors to take a conservative approach in Q3’16. Both (...)


Venture Pulse - Q3 2016

Investor caution continued to dominate the venture capital market globally in Q3’16, extending a trend that began in Q4’15, keeping investor funds on the (...)


The pulse of Fintech - Q2 2016

In Q2'16, global funding to VC-backed fintech companies dropped substantially. Despite this quarter's decline, funding is on pace to exceed 2015 investment levels.  Given global (...)


Venture Pulse - Q2 2016

The second quarter of 2016 saw venture capital market activity rise slightly following 2 quarters of declines. Large rounds by companies like Uber, Snapchat (...)


The pulse of Fintech - Q1 2016

After a significant drop-off in Q4’15, investment in VC-backed fintech companies roared back to life in Q1’16, lifted by a number of $100M+ mega-rounds, (...)


Venture Pulse - Q1 2016

The first quarter of 2016 extended the global decline in VC activity with both total deal volume and deal value declining, further following a (...)


The power of alliances : Partnering for growth in the insurance sector

This is an era of unprecedented change for the insurance sector. New technologies, new customer expectations, new regulations and new competitive pressures are rapidly (...)


Venture Pulse - Q4 2015

2015 was a record-setting year for venture capital, with over $128 billion of total investment made worldwide, topping 2014’s total by 44 percent. What (...)


High Growth Markets International Acquisition

Selon la dernière édition de cette étude, malgré une reprise des transactions en 2014, le nombre de fusions et acquisitions entre pays développés et (...)


Venture Pulse Q3 2015 - Global Analysis of Venture Funding

Q3 2015 was an exciting time for many regions of the world. While deal volume dropped compared to Q2, VC-backed investments year to date (...)


Currents of change - The KPMG Survey of Corporate Responsability Reporting 2015

There is a lack of consistency in the carbon information that the world’s largest companies publish in their annual financial and/or CR reports. This (...)


Venture Pulse Q2 2015 - Global Analysis of Venture Funding

Venture capital investment is thriving around the world. During Q2-2015 alone, there was over $32 billion raised worldwide across 1,819 deals. A number of (...)


Evolving Banking Regulation : From Design to Implementation

Combined with weak economic activity, most pronounced in the euro area, regulatory pressures have left many banks in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (...)


Défi pour la transparence : nouveau contexte, nouvel “équilibre” ?

Si l’année 2013 reste marquée par une faible croissance et des taux d’intérêts bas, la plupart des banques évoquent une stabilisation des économies à (...)


Current developments in the key real estate markets in Europe

Transaction volume in investment property across Europe has increased by 7% y-o-y in H1/2013 and has reached approximately EUR 68.9bn according to RCA. Investors’regained (...)


Investment in China: Numbers and Trends - 3Q 2013

In the third quarter of 2013, China’s GDP growth rate was 7.8 percent, an increase of 0.3 percentage points from the second quarter. In (...)


Investment in China: Numbers and Trends - 2Q 2013

In the second quarter of 2013, the Chinese economy continued to maintain its growth, but at a slower rate. China’s second quarter GDP was (...)


Investment in China: Numbers and Trends - 1Q 2013

In the first quarter of 2013, the Chinese economy continued to maintain its growth, but at a slower rate. Quarter-on-quarter GDP was 7.7 percent (...)