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Career 23/09/2022

AXA IM Alts reviews its organisation

In order to support its growth, AXA IM Alts has evolved its internal organisation with five new dedicated business lines and four promotions. The (...)

Housing 22/09/2022

Ivanhoe Cambridge and CDC Habitat join forces to develop a housing portfolio

Ivanhoe Cambridge and CDC Habitat have signed a long-term partnership with an investment capacity of €500m. This partnership aims to develop a portfolio of (...)

Green 16/09/2022

"Cushman & Wakefield strives to really make an ESG impact"

BiTV Interviews welcomes Haley Friedlich, Director, Global ESG, Corporate Relations and Policy at Cushman & Wakefield. With her, we discuss the group's Environmental, Social and Governance (...)

Office 05/09/2022

BNP Paribas REIM acquires a 5,500 sqm office builing in Milan

BNP Paribas Real Estate Investment Management (REIM) acquired a building located on Via Melzi D’Eril 34 in Milan on behalf of the NEIF III (...)

Green 01/09/2022

Prologis aims to be carbon neutral by 2040

Prologis is committed to achieving carbon neutrality by 2040 across its entire value chain. Among its goals: 1 GW of solar generation capacity (supported (...)

Office 31/08/2022

French PropTech Square Sense steps up its ambitions in real estate data

Paris-based PropTech Square Sense has just taken another step forward in its development. The company has raised €3.5m from Nexity, Besix Red and other (...)

Office 13/07/2022

"Companies now have every reason to anticipate an increase in their real estate expenditure"

Business Immo: What has been the effect of inflation on corporate real estate decisions so far? Bruno Amsellem: The post-Covid situation is quite particular, with (...)

Career 13/07/2022

Two appointments and a promotion at Edmond de Rothschild REIM

Edmond de Rothschild REIM announces the appointments of Bert-Jan Scheffer, 42, and Martijn Vlasveld, 41, as Managing Director-Head of Business & Product Development and (...)

Finance 12/07/2022

“Although the current environment leads us to be careful, it can also be an opportunity”

Business Immo: How has Norges Bank Investment Management’s real estate investment activity evolved since the Covid-19 pandemic? Mie Holstad: I took on the role of (...)

Career 04/07/2022

Dietrich Heidtmann, new Chairman of Paref's ESG Committee

Paref has launched its ESG Create More strategy. To this end, its Board of Directors has set up a new ESG Committee, chaired by (...)

Green 28/06/2022

In the UK, Deepki absorbs the competition

Deepki, whose SaaS platform helps real estate players improve their ESG performance, has acquired its British competitor, Fabriq. Founded in 2011 with the goal of (...)

Career 21/06/2022

La Francaise AM appoints Marie Lassegnore as Head of Sustainable Investments

In order to strengthen its ESG commitment, La Francaise AM has appointed Marie Lassegnore as Head of Sustainable Investments. In her new role, she (...)

Retail 16/06/2022

Iroko Zen makes its first acquisition in Ireland for over €10m

The SCPI Iroko Zen is strengthening its pan-European presence with a first acquisition in Ireland, in Rathfarnham, south of Dublin, for an amount of (...)

Green 13/06/2022

“Blackstone sees an opportunity to invest c. $100bn in climate change solutions projects”

Business Immo: Blackstone is partnering with St. Modwen to develop carbon-negative affordable homes. What is this initiative and what are the objectives? Caroline Hill: St. (...)

Office 08/04/2022

“Investors will need to reconsider how they price deals in the ongoing rising rates environment”

BiTV Interviews welcomes Christopher Mertlitz, Head of European Investments at W.P. Carey With him, we discuss his recent blog post which, following Mipim, identified interest rates (...)

Green 07/04/2022

Savills commits to reducing greenhouse gas emissions with iSBT

Savills has signed the Science-Based Targets (iSBT) initiative commitment letter, which commits the group to "ambitious" and "long-term" targets to reduce its greenhouse gas (...)

Finance 30/03/2022

Deepki completes €150m Series C fundraising round

United States are on the horizon for Deepki, which has just raised €150m in Series C fundraising in order to "open its first office (...)

Retail 21/10/2021

Altarea signs a €350m green loan for its Cap3000 shopping centre

Altarea has signed a €350m seven-year green loan with BECM, BNP Paribas, BPI France, Crédit Agricole CIB, La Banque Postale, Natixis and Société Générale, in (...)

Finance 06/04/2021

French CRE investment down 48% in Q1 2021 - Knight Frank

According to Knight Frank France's latest survey of the French commercial property market, €4.7bn was invested in Q1 2021 - down 48% on Q4 (...)