Real convergence

Private equity real estate firms have long followed the example of their LBO forbears - then they started forming hedge funds.

Hedging their betsThe hedge funds of select private equity real estate firms

AEW Capital Mgmt. N/A 1995
Apollo Real Estate Claros RE Securities 2004
Colony Capital N/A 2005
ING Clarion ING Clarion RE Securities 1984
The Praedium Group Athos Securities 2003
Prudential RE Investors Madison/Prudential Realty Partners 2004
Starwood Capital Starwood RE Securities 2004