DeA Capital Real Estate SGR announces the creation of its first pan-European fund dedicated to institutional investors: DeA Capital Real Estate Investment Fund I, with an inflow target of up to €500 million. The Fund, incorporated under Luxembourg law (RAIF), will invest in the main European markets, in office buildings and, to a lesser extent, in hotel and retail assets.
The investment strategy of DeA Capital Real Estate SGR – explains a note – is that of built to core which, by capturing current market trends, offers investors the possibility of defending themselves against rising inflation and taking the most out of their real estate investment. At the heart of the asset allocation strategy is in fact the transformation and requalification of the Fund’s assets into commodities, with profitable rental positions, high-quality tenants, attention to environmental, social and energy sustainability of buildings, which have now become a priority for managers and investors.
“This pan-European esg fund with an integrated strategy at its heart responds perfectly to a diversification of risks in different markets – said Emanuele Caniggia, head of real estate at DeA Capital – and to a medium-long term objective for the evolution of real estate investment, managing to combine stability of returns and improvement of energy and social sustainability. We are very proud of the high-level teams we have in all countries and of being able to put them at the service of our investors in a common project”.
DeA Capital Real Estate SGR is part of the DeA Capital platform, Italy’s leading independent alternative asset management operator for assets under management, with combined assets under management of approximately €26.7 billion in the real estate, credit, private equity and multi-asset / multi-manager solutions sectors. Thanks to the European presence of the DeA Capital platform, the new real estate investment fund DeA Capital I will be able to rely on investment management teams, within the group, active in the region and having in-depth knowledge of the markets. real estate in Spain, France, Poland and Germany.