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Territories 19/06/2023

La Part-Dieu, or the art of reinvention

Long gone are the days of the Cuirassiers barracks, military land finally acquired in 1960 by the then mayor of Lyon, Louis Pradel. ‘It (...)

Career 11/05/2023

Neil Slater to succeed Andrew Vaughan as CEO of Redevco

Cofra Holding AG, Redevco’s shareholder, announced today that Neil Slater has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Redevco, effective from October 1, 2023. Andrew Vaughan (...)

Logistics 02/05/2023

Abrdn European Logistics Income renews lease at €86/sqm near Avignon

Abrdn European Logistics Income has signed a 28,500 sqm lease renewal with Biocoop at its warehouse in Noves, near Avignon. The 12-year contract, which (...)

Finance 09/01/2023

Investing in Europe: how to approach 2023

Some courageous investors and advisors have spoken out since last December and have given us their vision of the markets in which they operate. (...)

Finance 03/01/2023

Will 2023 be a year of (re)definition for real estate markets?

"The specificity of the current period is that it distinguishes between two time scales: the first around a peak in inflation that may or (...)

Housing 30/11/2022

abrdn acquires a 16,000 sqm mixed-use complex in Nanterre

abrdn, on behalf of one of its core real estate funds diversified in the euro zone, acquired on October 26 a future mixed-use real (...)

Finance 14/10/2022

"Market corrections are going to happen more and more"

BiTV Interviews welcomes Veronica Gallo-Alvarez, Head of Core Europe Funds at abrdn. Because of inflation and rising interest rates, there is a lot of uncertainty on (...)

Office 29/09/2022

Paris 16th : Macquarie Asset Management buys 14 avenue d'Eylau

Macquarie Asset Management, on behalf of one of its managed funds, is expanding its presence in France with the acquisition of 14 avenue d'Eylau, (...)

Housing 05/09/2022

Residential investment down 18% in H1 2022 (Immostat)

In the first half of 2022, the overall amount of residential investment in France, as defined by ImmoStat*, is €3.7bn: this is down by (...)

Logistics 13/07/2022

148,000 sqm French logistics portfolio changes hands

British investor abrdn has acquired a 148,000 sqm logistics portfolio from AEW called "Cornerstone", comprising four prime logistics warehouses. The assets are located in (...)

Housing 02/06/2022

abrdn acquires a 22,600 sqm mixed-use complex in Cergy for over €100m

abrdn has acquired, for more than €100m, a 22,600 sqm mixed-use complex in Cergy, a northern suburb of Paris, from the Cardinal Group. The project (...)

Green 19/11/2021

How abrdn intends to reduce the carbon intensity of its assets by 50% by 2030

BiTV Interviews welcomes Dan Grandage, Head of ESG, Real Assets, at abrdn. With him, we discuss the firm's recently announced ambition to reduce the carbon intensity (...)

Finance 26/11/2018

Aberdeen Standard aims to double European AUM to €26bn

British fund manager Aberdeen Standard Investments aims to double European assets to €26bn by 2025 and will diversify in residential and logistics in western (...)

Retail 01/10/2018

Deka adds first retail in Sweden for €81m, aims for more

German fund manager Deka is adding its first retail asset in Sweden, paying €81m for the 37,000 sqm Länna Market in Greater Stockholm, saying it aims (...)

Finance 16/04/2018

Japan capital entering euro real estate not for the cycle but the longer term

The entry of GPIF, Japan Post and other giant Tokyo institutions to European property is happening but may take longer if managers reject inital fee (...)