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Alain Taravella

Finance 27/07/2021

"By continuing to strengthen Altarea, I am ensuring its long-term viability"

Business Immo: How will the acquisition of Primonial accelerate Altarea's transformation, as you mentioned when the deal was announced? Alain Taravella: This transaction was born (...)

Finance 01/07/2021

With the acquisition of Primonial, Altarea accelerates the deployment of its model

It's a bombshell in the real estate world. By announcing the acquisition of Primonial and its €30bn of real estate assets under management, Altarea (...)

Finance 30/06/2021

Altarea enters negotiations to become a majority shareholder in Primonial

Altarea has entered into exclusive negotiations with the shareholders (Bridgepoint, Latour Capital, Société Générale Assurances) and management of the Primonial group to acquire 60% of its capital (...)

Office 23/03/2021

France's Orange settles in its new global headquarters near Paris

On Thursday, after three years of work, Alain Taravella, founding chairman of the French developer Altarea, delivered Bridge, the new global headquarters of French (...)

Logistics 01/03/2021

Altarea sets out to conquer urban logistics

"This exceptional year has demonstrated the validity of our business model and our multi-brand strategy.” This is how Alain Taravella, Altarea's Chairman and Founder, (...)

Listed 26/02/2021

French REIT/SIIC and developer Altarea announces a recurring net profit down 21% in 2020

"Altarea has managed to absorb the shock of the health crisis". This is how Alain Taravella, founding chairman, sums up the 2020 financial year (...)

Listed 06/08/2020

Altarea records an increase in its net income, notably thanks to the housing sector

In the first half of 2020, Altarea has announced an 8.1% increase in sales to €1.4bn. Altarea has been able to contain the immediate (...)

Listed 04/09/2019

Jacques Ehrmann buys €5m Altarea Cogedim shares after taking CEO post

Jacques Ehrmann, named CEO of French REIT/SIIC Altarea Cogedim in July, has acquired a package of 25,000 shares in the firm worth nearly €5m. The purchase was made (...)

Housing 17/07/2019

Altarea Cogedim acquires a 50% stake in Woodeum Résidentiel

The founders of the Woodeum group, Guillaume Poitrinal and Philippe Zivkovic, announced today that French REIT/SIIC Altarea Cogedim has acquired a 50% stake in (...)

Listed 05/06/2019

French executive Ehrmann to join Altarea Cogedim after leaving Carmila

Jacques Ehrmann, one of France's top real estate executives who is stepping down as head of the listed Carmila retail group this month, is to join REIT/SIIC Altarea Cogedim as (...)

Finance 29/05/2019

"BC Partners is creating a real estate platform on a European scale"

Business Immo: Why did you leave Altarea Cogedim? Stéphane Theuriau: I spent nine years at Altarea Cogedim and participated alongside Alain Taravella and other management (...)

Listed 17/04/2019

France's REIT association elects Maryse Aulagnon as president

France's REIT/SIIC association FSIF has elected Maryse Aulagnon, founder of the Affine group, as president in succession to Covivio CEO Christophe Kullmann. FSIF (Fédération des Sociétés Immobilières et Foncières) represents around 35 real estate investment trusts that (...)

Listed 28/02/2019

French Altarea raises FFO 7.8% to €276m, sees €18bn project potential

French listed investor and developer Altarea Cogedim grew FFO 7.8% to €276.2m last year, and said it should hit €300m in 2020, with development (...)

Listed 27/07/2018

French REIT Altarea boosts 1H FFO to €124m, sees many opportunities

French REIT/SIIC Altarea Cogedim reported a 7.6% rise in 1H18 funds from operations to €124.2m and said that despite strong positions in its business (...)

Listed 20/07/2018

French REIT Altarea takes remaining 55% of historic building specialist

French REIT/SIIC Altarea Cogedim is acquiring the remaining 45% of historic buildings specialist Histoire & Patrimoine as it looks to strengthen its tailored offer to local communities (...)

Finance 08/03/2018

French Altarea 2017 FFO climbs one-third to €256m; outlook never so good

French listed group Altarea Cogedim ended 2017 well ahead of plan, with recurring FFO one-third higher at €256.3m and diluted net asset value up 9% to (...)

Finance 06/02/2018

Theuriau steps down from French Altarea Cogedim to launch European fund

Stéphane Theuriau, co-CEO of French REIT/SIIC Altarea Cogedim and head of its Cogedim unit, is to leave the Paris-based group to launch a new business with the creation (...)