Strategies

Debt fund data: Funds in market

The latest figures compiled by our data team show there are 27 Europe-focused debt funds with known targets above €100m currently fundraising.

Helaba to target savings banks to boost syndication

The bank will allow Germany’s Sparkassen to take sub-€1m participations in real estate loans.

L&G: An insurer’s policy

Legal & General Investment Management has hired Lorna Brown from Blackstone to grow its real estate lending business. Alicia Villegas finds out about her plans.

Interview: HSH’s post-privatisation strategy

Germany’s HSH Nordbank has been sold to a private equity consortium. Doug Morrison asks what that means for its real estate lending business.

Sustainable lending is gaining traction

Lenders stand to benefit from the growth of an ethical real estate finance market, beyond the obvious reasons.

M&G launches debt impact fund

The fund will focus on making debt investments that provide environmental or social benefits.

ICG-Longbow provides “war chest” for real estate fund

The funding line will help Hillview’s real estate fund target acquisitions in the UK office sector.

The benchmark holding lenders to ESG targets

A loan deal between ING and Gecina is the first to be indexed on its GRESB rating.

Candy’s CPC Group sells Fortwell Capital in MBO

The bridging finance specialist, now owned by executive director Dan Smith (pictured) and Arthur Jennings, will continue to focus on medium-sized loans.

Octopus corrals £230m for short-term loan strategy – Exclusive

The specialist lender is targeting double-digit returns in the UK bridge finance market.

Copyright PEI Media

Not for publication, email or dissemination