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Finance 17/11/2023

"Despite the macroeconomic environment, Blackstone is putting capital to work in Europe"

In the second English instalment of a special BiTV Interview series celebrating issue 200 of Business Immo Global magazine, we welcome James Seppala, Senior Managing (...)

Logistics 15/02/2022

Blackstone announces €21bn recapitalisation of Mileway

Blackstone has announced that existing investors in Mileway, its 14.7 million square meter pan-European last mile logistics company, have agreed to recapitalise the company for (...)

Logistics 31/08/2020

Blackstone pays €270m for 28 urban logistics assets in France and Germany

Funds managed by global private investment firm Castlelake and its joint venture partner Melcombe, have sold the Proximity Portfolio, a 28-asset prime last mile/urban (...)

Finance 10/04/2020

Blackstone raises €9.8bn for sixth European opportunistic real estate fund

Blackstone has made the final close of its sixth European opportunistic real estate fund, Blackstone Real Estate Partners Europe VI (BREP Europe VI), at (...)

Logistics 25/09/2019

Blackstone launches European last-mile logistics property firm Mileway

US investment giant Blackstone has launched a pan-European last-mile logistics property firm, Mileway combining some 1,000 assets, 9m sqm of space already acquired by its funds. The (...)

Hospitality 24/09/2019

Blackstone enters Greek hospitality, acquiring five hotels for €179m

US giant Blackstone is entering Greek hospitality with the acquisition of five hotels on the Greek Islands from Cyprus-based Louis Group for an enterprise (...)

Listed 16/09/2019

Euro M&A surges as Blackstone pays €4.2bn for Canada's Germany-focused Dream Global

In a major surge in European real estate M&A, US-based Blackstone is acquiring the Germany-focused Canadian REIT Dream Global for C$6.2bn (€4.2bn) in a (...)

Housing 09/05/2018

Blackstone adds 2,500 Berlin residential units from local managers

US investment management Blackstone has added 2,500 residential units in central Berlin to its portfolio of over 100,000 units spanning Germany, Spain, Sweden and (...)