Investment Opportunities Explore By Investment Strategy

REGION

STRATEGY

North America

AEW U.S. Open-End Core Fund

Diversified, open-end real estate fund targeting institutional-quality multifamily, retail, office and industrial properties in well-located markets throughout the U.S. that provide preservation of capital, stable income and modest appreciation over the long-term.

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North America

AEW U.S. Open-End Core Fund

Strategy
Core

Sectors
Industrial , Multifamily , Office , Retail

Inception
2007

For clients with core objectives, AEW offers an open-end, commingled fund. We source, close and manage investments in the four primary property types (industrial, multifamily, office and retail) in major U.S. metropolitan markets. Our open-end fund seeks to provide investors with an attractive total return, with an emphasis on steady income generation.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

Europe

AEW Logistics Fund

European logistics platform with portfolio of Grade A logistics parks in key locations across the main logistics hubs in Continental Europe.

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Europe

AEW Logistics Fund

Strategy
Core

Sectors
Logistics

Inception
1999

Launched in 1999, AEW’s European logistics strategies have produced a portfolio of Grade A logistics parks in key locations across the main logistics hubs in Continental Europe. Both existing assets and new logistics parks are developed into core assets with a network of preferred development partners. The strategy focuses on logistics hotspots in Continental Europe targeting Germany, the Netherlands, France, Italy, Spain and selected markets in Central Europe.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

Europe

AEW European Retail Funds

European core investment strategies focused on the retail sector that seek to provide investors with an attractive total return, with an emphasis on steady generation of income.

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Europe

AEW European Retail Funds

Strategy
Core

Sectors
Retail

Inception
2001

AEW’s European retail funds acquire assets in key locations across Europe, from prime high street retail shops in major cities to small-medium sized retail outlets in suburban areas. These funds seek to provide investors with a stabilized income return and also create value through long term investment strategies combining rental growth with active asset management initiatives.  


There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

Europe

AEW French Residential Fund

European residential strategy targeting standard residential assets, VEFA developments and intermediary housing in France.

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Europe

AEW French Residential Fund

Strategy
Core

Sectors
Residential , Senior Housing (Independent Living)

Inception
2016

AEW's European residential strategy seeks to create a stable and well-balanced core portfolio comprised of standard residential assets, VEFA developments and intermediary housing, diversified by investment in non-medicalized senior residences across France. The strategy aims to provide a stable income profile coupled with mid-long term capital growth prospects.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

North America

AEW Value Investors Funds

Value-add investment strategies that provide investors with an attractive total return, comprised of current cash distributions and appreciation potential through re-positioning and other active management strategies. 

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North America

AEW Value Investors Funds

Strategy
Core Plus & Value-Add

Sectors
Industrial , Multifamily , Office , Retail

Inception
2004

AEW's value-add investment strategy is a growth and income strategy designed to take advantage of the re-balancing of America's demography and the real estate investment opportunities that will follow in its wake.  The strategy seeks to provide investors with an attractive total return, comprised of current cash distributions and appreciation potential through re-positioning and other active management strategies. 


There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

Asia Pacific

AEW Value Investors Asia Funds

Value-add real estate funds focused primarily on high-growth gateway cities in the Asia Pacific region targeting investment opportunities where strong economic fundamentals foster an attractive investment environment.

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Asia Pacific

AEW Value Investors Asia Funds

Strategy
Core Plus & Value-Add

Sectors
Office , Residential , Retail

Inception
2006

AEW Value Investors Asia Funds focus on investments in office, residential and retail properties primarily in high-growth gateway cities across the Asia Pacific region where we believe strong economic fundamentals foster an attractive investment environment. The Funds seek to add value through redevelopment, repositioning, re-leasing, or recapitalization in order to provide investors with both current income and appreciation potential. 

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

Europe

AEW Value-Add Funds

European value-add vehicles driving returns through asset repositioning, renovation, new capital structures and other active management strategies.

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Europe

AEW Value-Add Funds

Strategy
Core Plus & Value-Add

Sectors
Industrial , Logistics , Office , Residential , Retail , Leisure

Inception
2001

AEW's Pan-European value-add investment funds seek to drive returns through asset repositioning, renovation, new capital structures and other active management strategies. The funds targets assets across the main property types (industrial, logistics, office, residential, retail and leisure) in both primary and secondary European markets.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

North America

AEW Senior Housing Funds

Value-add real estate funds targeting primarily joint ventures with experienced, operationally-astute seniors housing operators (public and private) in primary and secondary metropolitan markets in the U.S.

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North America

AEW Senior Housing Funds

Strategy
Core Plus & Value-Add

Sectors
Memory Care , Assisted Living , Independent Living , Age-Restricted

Inception
2007

AEW Senior Housing Funds target opportunities for acquisition, development and select repositioning primarily in the memory care, assistant living, independent living and age-restricted sectors of the seniors housing market.  The general focus is on investments in major metropolitan markets in the U.S. that exhibit strong underlying income demographics for both seniors and their adult children, as well as favorable supply/demand characteristics.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

North America

AEW Partners Funds

Opportunistic investment strategies that seek to identify and capitalize on emerging investment trends before they become fully-appreciated by the broader market.  

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North America

AEW Partners Funds

Strategy
Opportunistic

Sectors
Industrial , Multifamily , Office , Retail

Inception
1988

AEW was a pioneer in the development of opportunistic strategies for real estate investors, having launched its first fund in 1988. The AEW Partners Funds seek to identify and capitalize on emerging investment trends before they become fully-appreciated by the broader market, and to execute investment strategies that capitalize on them. AEW's opportunistic real estate funds target attractive total returns.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

North America

AEW Diversified Strategy

Real estate equity securities portfolios designed to provide investors with broad exposure to the major sectors of the real estate market from REITs and other publicly-traded real estate companies in North America. 

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North America

AEW Diversified Strategy

Strategy
Real Estate Securities

Inception
1995

The Diversified REIT Strategy is designed to provide investors with a broad exposure to all major sectors of the public real estate market in North America, with the objective of achieving strong risk-adjusted returns.  Our diversified portfolios typically include 30-35 core positions. Our diversified strategy is offered through a number of investment options including commingled fund vehicles, a collective investment trust, and separately managed accounts.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

Europe

AEW Diversified Strategy

Real estate equity securities portfolios designed to provide investors with broad exposure to the major sectors of the real estate market from REITs and other publicly-traded real estate companies in Europe. 

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Europe

AEW Diversified Strategy

Strategy
Real Estate Securities

Inception
2005

The Diversified REIT Strategy is designed to provide investors with a broad exposure to all major sectors of the public real estate market in Europe, with the objective of achieving strong risk-adjusted returns.  Our diversified portfolios typically include 30-35 core positions.  Our diversified strategy is offered through a number of investment options including commingled fund vehicles and separately managed accounts.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

Asia Pacific

AEW Diversified Strategy

Real estate equity securities portfolios designed to provide investors with a broad exposure to the major sectors of the real estate market from REITs and other publicly-traded real estate companies in the Asia Pacific region.

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Asia Pacific

AEW Diversified Strategy

Strategy
Real Estate Securities

Inception
2005

The Diversified REIT Strategy is designed to provide investors with a broad exposure to all major sectors of the public real estate market in the Asia Pacific region, with the objective of achieving strong risk-adjusted returns.  Our diversified portfolios typically include 30-35 core positions.  Our diversified strategy is offered through a number of investment options including commingled fund vehicles and separately managed accounts.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

Global

AEW Global Strategy

Real estate equity securities portfolios designed to provide investors with broad exposure to all major sectors of the public property markets throughout North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific with the objective of achieving above-average income and long-term capital growth.

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Global

AEW Global Strategy

Strategy
Real Estate Securities

Inception
2005

AEW Global Property Securities Strategy is designed to provide investors with broad exposure to all major sectors of the public property markets throughout North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific with the objective of achieving above-average income and long-term capital growth. Our portfolios typically include 90-140 positions selected from our universe of approximately 280 REITs and other publicly traded real estate companies worldwide. Our global strategy is available through a number of investment options including commingled fund vehicles, a collective investment trust, UCITS and separately managed accounts.


There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

North America

AEW U.S. Focus Strategy

Real estate equity securities portfolios designed for investors who seek more targeted exposure to the U.S. real estate securities market. 

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North America

AEW U.S. Focus Strategy

Strategy
Real Estate Securities

Inception
1999

The U.S. Focus Strategy is designed for investors who seek more targeted exposure to the U.S. real estate securities market. Typically, our focus portfolios contain between 15-20 securities. In these portfolios, we hold more concentrated positions in companies that we believe present particularly attractive value opportunities, thereby offering enhanced potential for achieving significantly higher-than-average long-term returns. Our focus strategy is offered through separately managed accounts.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

North America

AEW U.S. Long/Short Strategy

Real estate equity securities portfolios designed for investors seeking a more aggressive approach with diversified sector exposure, and latitude to short stocks opportunistically. 

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North America

AEW U.S. Long/Short Strategy

Strategy
Real Estate Securities

Inception
2000

The AEW U.S. Long/Short Strategy is designed for investors seeking a more aggressive approach to their real estate securities portfolios. Our Long/Short Strategy seeks to maximize total return through concentrated long and short positions in selected securities. The strategy has a long bias (uses a long benchmark) and is designed to provide diversified sector exposure, but allows our securities team the latitude to short stocks opportunistically. Our long/short strategy is available through a commingled fund vehicle or through separately managed accounts.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

Europe

AEW Absolute Return Strategy

Real estate equity securities strategy offering dynamic long and short positions in European securities with the goal to show positive returns in both up and down markets.  

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Europe

AEW Absolute Return Strategy

Strategy
Real Estate Securities

The AEW Absolute Return REIT Strategy offers dynamic long and short position in European real estate securities with the goal to show positive returns in both up and down markets. The typical number of positions is between 10 and 40 (5-20 long and 0-20 short). Our absolute return strategy is available through a commingled fund vehicle. 

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

North America

AEW U.S. Income Strategy

Real estate equity securities portfolios designed to offer enhanced income and risk-adjusted total returns through a disciplined value approach based on bottom-up security selection of primarily REIT preferred securities.

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North America

AEW U.S. Income Strategy

Strategy
Real Estate Securities

The AEW U.S. Income REIT Strategy is designed to offer enhanced income and risk-adjusted total returns through a disciplined value approach based on bottom-up security selection of primarily REIT preferred securities. Security selection is made with a particular emphasis on balance sheet strength; balance sheet strategy; relative evaluation of each security; and catalysts that will lead to the improvement/deterioration in overall credit metrics. Our U.S. income strategy is available through separately managed accounts.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

Europe

AEW Senior Debt Funds

Core funds targeting investments in senior real estate loans across European markets.

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Europe

AEW Senior Debt Funds

Strategy
Debt & Capital Markets

Inception
2012

AEW's European senior debt funds invest in senior real estate loans supported by core office, retail and logistics assets located in key European markets. The program was launched in 2012 to seize the opportunities created by banks’ need to comply with regulation to distribute their real estate loans and create a bond-like cash flow profile on a fully collateralised basis. The funds benefit from the combined real estate and credit expertise of AEW and affiliate Ostrum Asset Management.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

North America

AEW Debt and Capital Markets

AEW is an active buyer, seller and lender for all types of commercial properties throughout North America and select international markets.

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North America

AEW Debt and Capital Markets

Strategy
Debt & Capital Markets

Through its Direct Investment Group, AEW provides borrowers with a variety of full stack lending solutions including whole loans, mezzanine debt and preferred equity. Our flexible capital targets both stabilized and transitional properties across the risk/return spectrum in major metros throughout the U.S. AEW is active in all cycles and offers competitive pricing and flexibility to facilitate our borrower’s investment strategy.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

North America

Separate Accounts & Transferred Asset Management

AEW offers separately managed accounts and transferred asset management capabilities in North America to transition, restructure and ultimately sell assets in a manner that is consistent with each client's goals and objectives.  

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North America

Separate Accounts & Transferred Asset Management

Strategy
Separate Accounts & Transferred Assets

Over the course of its history, AEW has managed separate accounts on behalf of some of the world's largest institutional investors.  These accounts typically begin with either a new capital allocation, or transferred assets and a capital commitment for new investing.  Services include transferred asset management, work-out services and customized solutions.  A dedicated team that includes acquisitions, portfolio management, asset management and accounting professionals work exclusively on direct equity portfolios.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

Europe

Separate Accounts & Transferred Asset Management

AEW offers separately managed accounts and transferred asset management capabilities in Europe to transition, restructure and ultimately sell assets in a manner that is consistent with each client's goals and objectives. 

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Europe

Separate Accounts & Transferred Asset Management

Strategy
Separate Accounts & Transferred Assets

Over the course of its history, AEW has managed separate accounts on behalf of some of the world's largest institutional investors.  These accounts typically begin with either a new capital allocation, or transferred assets and a capital commitment for new investing.  Services include transferred asset management, work-out services and customized solutions.  A dedicated team that includes acquisitions, portfolio management, asset management and accounting professionals work exclusively on direct equity portfolios.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

Asia Pacific

Separate Accounts & Transferred Asset Management

AEW offers separately managed accounts and transferred asset management capabilities in the Asia Pacific region to transition, restructure and ultimately sell assets in a manner that is consistent with each client's goals and objectives.

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Asia Pacific

Separate Accounts & Transferred Asset Management

Strategy
Separate Accounts & Transferred Assets

Over the course of its history, AEW has managed separate accounts on behalf of some of the world's largest institutional investors.  These accounts typically begin with either a new capital allocation, or transferred assets and a capital commitment for new investing.  Services include transferred asset management, work-out services and customized solutions.  A dedicated team that includes acquisitions, portfolio management, asset management and accounting professionals work exclusively on direct equity portfolios.

There can be no assurances the strategy will achieve its objectives. The above transactions are presented to show recent AEW investments made on behalf of our clients. Although these transactions represent the types we may pursue in the future, no representation is made that similar opportunities will be available.

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