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Nunzio Laurenziello

Why Generali wants to be one of Europe’s leading property lenders

The Italian insurance giant has launched its first property credit vehicle and is aiming to build a €3bn loan book within three years. Nunzio Laurenziello, who is leading the strategy, tells us why.
Colony Capital Tom Barrack

Why Tom Barrack’s Colony Capital divides investors

The private equity real estate firm led by Tom Barrack recently closed on its largest-ever fund – despite a protracted period of corporate challenges, negative headlines and a mixed performance record.

Generali’s new fund reflects the opportunity in real estate debt

Insurance companies like the Italian giant are capitalising on institutional demand for real estate lending strategies.
Spotlight

Does it matter how investors fund their commitments?

News that CalPERS is considering leveraging its portfolio has put the spotlight on the risks and merits of institutional investors taking on systematic borrowing.
JLL Japan

PAG back to market with $2bn Asia opportunistic fund – Exclusive

The manager is understood to have launched Secured Capital Real Estate Partners VII two months ago.
Boston Skyline with Financial District and Boston Harbor at Dusk

Distressed debt’s appeal surges amid market uncertainty

Bain Capital is the latest manager to target non-performing real estate loans, a strategy that has been attractive to institutional investors.
Cyril Hoyaux and Arnaud Heck AEW Ostrum

AEW and Ostrum hit €200m first close on third fund

The joint venture partners expect to hold a second close for their third senior property credit vehicle by December, targeting €400m.
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Amundi raises more than €1bn for debut real estate debt strategy – exclusive

The asset management firm has raised €250m for its maiden property debt fund and has deployed €180m across six loans in France, the Netherlands, Spain and Italy.

Lloyds’ McDougall: job-sharing is a ‘powerful’ message to the industry

Madeleine McDougall (pictured), the UK bank’s real estate boss since 2017, will share responsibilities with Andy Hulme in a move designed to improve work-life balance.

Generali launches €1bn European real estate debt fund

The Italian insurer is planning to open the platform to third-party investors and raise an additional €500m over the next two years.
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