8th November 2018 - AEW further expands its German investment management platform with the acquisition of Hypoport Invest GmbH.
AEW announces that it has further expanded its German business with the acquisition of Hypoport Invest GmbH from Hypoport AG, adding a German regulated management capability (AIFM) to its pan-European investment and asset management platform.
AEW has transferred its existing team and business to the new subsidiary, which has been rebranded AEW Invest GmbH. This acquisition represents a further step in the growth of AEW’s German platform and ensures that the firm can offer its German clients a full range of real estate fund management services.
Since 2014 AEW has established a number of funds in Germany and has raised more than €1.5bn of equity from over 40 German investors in that time. As well as these funds, AEW currently manages a number of separate account mandates on behalf of German institutions.